Category Hardware

A Few Quick Thoughts On Small Biz Network Design – Cobbling It All Together

Our blog post last week sorted out the essential elements to cobble together your small business network – switches, and routers. Let’s continue the discussion by designing the best network for your biz. Does your business occupy one floor, multiple floors, or numerous buildings? A business on one floor with many computers, several printers, and […]

A Quickie on Navigating Small Business Networks and Hardware: Keeping Your Switches, Routers, and Budget In Line

Does navigating your small business network make your head spin? Do you feel like saying routers, switches, and scaling, oh my! Let’s dig into the basics to alleviate those fears and avoid any visits to Oz. The foundation of your business network is the switch. An unmanaged switch provides simplicity. It connects all the devices […]

The Advantages of Colocation: How Data Centers Keep Your Servers Cool and Running at Full Speed

Your business’ server room requires yet another renovation to keep it running smoothly in the older building where your business resides. You wanted to invest those dollars in your marketing. Another tenant in the building mentions colocation as a solution. It works great for their business. Colocation, what the heck is that? Colocation means keeping […]

Coolly Process Your Gigantic Mountain of Data with Scalable Cloud Computing

Over 60 percent of a company’s IT budget required to keep things running. It’s a widely reported estimate. This budget leaves limited room for updating old technology or introducing innovative tech into the workplace. The mountain of data from multiple devices, emails, and orders which needs processing continues to grow as a business expands. IT […]

Usually Not A Couple, Thin and Enhanced Performance Link Up at CES 2019 in the Computing Section

Let’s take a look at some of the red-hot computer related stuff which showed up at CES 2019. Nvidia real-time ray tracing sets up a revolution in graphics technology. Ray tracing is used in the Marvel films and others. It’s been around for a while but only available to the people who can afford to […]

Discover VR for Business; Attend a Meeting in your Comfy Desk Chair or Practice a Presentation for a Virtual Audience

Imagine attending a meeting with your team at work without leaving your desk chair. Wait, no imagining required with Vive Sync from HTC. Strap on the Vive Eye Pro headset, and you’re at the meeting. The Vive Eye Pro controls VR through eye tracking. Vive Sync enables a VR user space with shared documents, images, […]

The Coolest Technology at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show Involved Burgers and Artificial Intelligence

The quest to make a meatless burger which tastes like real hamburger continues. According to Engadget, Impossible Foods Impossible Burger 2.0 closely replicates the real thing. They named it “The Best of the Best” for CES 2019. The best tech at the show was edible. You will likely see it at your local grocer later […]