Understanding the industry.

  • Safe Computing Practices

    I’d like to focus on the area of computing that typically causes the most issues for IT staff: safe computing practices. Over the last twenty years, the Internet has become a dangerous network. In response to this lack of safety, businesses and individuals shield their own private networks with a firewall and to use Network Address Translation (NAT) to segregate their machines off the Internet.

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  • Protect Your Business from a Postal Service Strike

    Every day when we go in to work, we rely on outside services to get the job done. We rely on the power company to ensure the lights come on, the phone company to be able to make calls, the internet provider to make sure we can access the web and communications, and Canada Post to deliver mail. Typically we do not give any thought to these requirements until there is an issue.

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