Dual Screens

A dual monitor setup can increase productivity by as much as 40% when multiple screens are used – regardless of profession. Here are the main benefits: a larger and more flexible visual workspace ability to run multiple applications simultaneously display critical information on one screen for reference purposes whilst accessing the second screen to complete[…]

Best Practice. How to choose passwords

Most company data breaches – in fact over 80% – occur due to poor passwords. According to the Australian government authority, the Australian Cyber Security Centre, ‘weak passwords are easy for criminals to guess; by using automated software that can potentially guess 350 billion passwords per second!’  An attacker can potentially:  send emails from your accounts  withdraw money[…]

Top #5 Events affecting IT Operations and Customer service.

Event How to Limit Exposure 1.         Power Failure: Is one of the more common events that affects everything in IT. Your UPS might only last 10 minutes, your servers or PCs don’t have a UPS.  Interstate branches can’t connect to servers 1)       Installing a power generator 2)       Upgrading your UPS with Longer battery life[…]

Remote Desktop User Experience (Terminal Server) – solving slow performance issues.

Summary Some companies and users experience performance problems in a Remote Desktop Environment (Terminal Server). One application which impact Remote Desktop Server’s processing appears to be Internet Explorer as websites are more graphical and cpu intensive than ever, at any given time it’s able to use up to 12% per Tab per user. Internet pages[…]

alltasksIT December 2015 – news and tips and tricks

2015  Technology Recap Windows 10 Microsoft released its latest Operating System to consumers on July 29, 2015. Microsoft described Windows 10 as an ‘operating system as a service’ that would receive ongoing updates to its features and functionality, augmented with the ability for enterprise environments to receive non-critical updates at a slower pace, or use[…]

alltasksIT will be exhibiting at AusRail 2015

  24th – 26th November 2015 | Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre Doing it smarter. People, Power, Performance AusRAIL is the event  for anyone operating in, or looking to do business within the Australian rail sector. Hosted in Melbourne, AusRAIL PLUS 2015 is shaping up to be the largest AusRAIL ever hosted. AusRAIL PLUS attracts[…]