Infrastructure Management

Project documentation: How a ‘how-to’ can ensure success

IT projects sometimes fail because procedures are poorly documented. Here’s guidance on how to avoid this by documenting IT projects…

3 years ago

Keep your computer healthy: 9 tips on the care and grooming of your PC

Helpdesk and support technicians often have the unenviable job of repairing PCs that have been abused. Here's how to keep…

3 years ago

WSUS Offline Update: A lifesaver for patching Windows on standalone systems without internet

When you need to patch Windows computers that aren't on the network the usual methods won't work. Here's an approach…

3 years ago

Data management woes? How AI and machine learning may solve one of IT’s biggest problems

Data management can pose a headache for IT departments if not handled correctly. But AI and machine learning can help…

3 years ago

These outdated IT best practices must die — and you must stop relying on them

Doing things the way they’ve always been done can sometimes lead to failure. These outdated IT best practices are past…

3 years ago

Cognitive computing preventive maintenance: How enterprises can benefit

Cognitive computing preventive maintenance can help ensure that an enterprise stays up and running. Here’s a primer on what this…

3 years ago

ServiceNow Knowledge17: New leader, new plan, new product

At ServiceNow Knowledge17, the cloud computing company introduced new leaders, a new plan, and a new version of its software,…

3 years ago

Implementing a small business backup solution

Real-world backups need to be done right. We asked an expert to share his own tips on a small business…

3 years ago

Is vendor lock really a bad thing?

Vendor lock is almost always criticized as something not to do. But vendor lock can actually provide legitimate benefits if…

3 years ago

Inside advice for outside: Tips on running LAN cabling outdoors

Wireless networking is often used for home and office networking, but sometimes a wired LAN is best. Here's how to…

3 years ago