Windows 10

  Windows 10 is coming July 29, 2015 What’s New? It’s familiar – It’s the windows you know, only better. The start menu is back in an expanded form. Its starts up and resumes fast, has more built-in security to help you keep safe, and is designed to work with software and hardware you already[…]

What is Cryptolocker, and How Can I Reduce the Risk of Infection?

CryptoLocker was a Ransomware Trojan which infected computer’s, utilising a Windows Operating System. It was first discovered by Dell SecureWorks. The virus hid within email attachments, and spread throughout a user’s computer upon the attachment being opened. Subsequently, you would be informed that the only way to remove the virus, is with security key, which[…]

Did you know: Windows Server 2012 R2 has a deduplication function?

Data deduplication is a data compression method for the removal of duplicate files. The process reduces the amount of storage space required within an organisations server. Purchasing deduplication software and hardware can be expensive. Conveniently Windows Server 2012 R2 natively has built-in deduplication functionality. Windows Server 2012 R2 deduplication is only available on files on[…]

After 8 April, 2014, Microsoft will no longer support or update their Windows XP operating system.

This means your XP computer will no longer receive automatic updates that help protect your personal data. Even if you have anti-virus software, your computer will still not be fully secure. Without the support of Microsoft it will be very difficult for us to protect these Windows XP PC’s from viruses and security hacks. We highly[…]