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What is the cloud

So what exactly is the cloud? When setting up or designing a WAN (wide area network) used to connect computers in multiple locations together, the first step is to draw the network on paper or using a charting tool.  The public network or Internet is always drawn as a cloud. Hence the answer to the common […]

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Benefits of Remote Backups

Remote backup has advantages over traditional backup methods: The most important aspect of backing up is that backups are stored in a different location from the original data. Traditional backup requires manually taking the backup media offsite. Remote backup does not require user intervention. The user does not have to change tapes, label CDs or […]

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What to do when your Internet goes out

Being stuck without any Internet connection and scrambling to get that email sent out in time is one of the worst positions to be in for most people.  We have all been there with thoughts racing through our minds (mostly frustration) and wires in our hands trying to see if it’s “our problem” or “the […]