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Windows 8.1 Playing Nice…Network Connected

February 13, 2014
Win8

For over a week, my Windows 8.1 Enterprise installation has been reporting Limited Connectivity while connected to our corporate wired local area network. It was odd that it only happened on the LAN and not …

Opportunities at the Application Layer

February 5, 2014
Man Thinking

I saw a headline earlier today that Bill Gates spent the day installing Windows 8.1.  I too, in my free time, have spent the last couple days beginning to set up a new Windows 8.1 …

The “Big Players” are moving to Software-as-a-Service

May 11, 2013
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One of my team members has a picture of a rural home that was in for an unlucky day as a funnel cloud heads toward it. The picture is captioned by “The Cloud, it is …

Packet Loss on a Microsoft Surface Tablet Running Windows 8

May 3, 2013 2 Comments
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I jumped headlong into testing the Microsoft Surface Pro tablet by turning in my corporate laptop. Being an IT professional, I get attached to the computers I use regularly. I hate to admit it, but …

Everything Needs Maintenance, Even a Blog

April 29, 2013
Doing some cleaning on your blog

It is been my general experience that many auto mechanics typically have cars that run in less than ideal condition. IT professionals often have computers and websites that are similarly plagued with less than ideal …

Training Often Gets Forgotten in the Rush to Release The New

April 24, 2013
UserTrouble

When I was early in my career, I often aggressively rolled out new systems and applications with minimal planning or rigorous testing.  Some very serious lessons were learned during those times about the importance of …

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