Why is it so important to have your website optimised for speed? There are couple of reasons, one reason is that google is using Speed index for website ranking. That means that if your website loads slowly your page will be ranked lower than your website optimised for speed. Another reason is user experience, if […]
After a long time a had a drink with a friend who runs hosting business on Windows servers. I don’t know a lot of people who run their hosting business on a Windows platform so I asked him, if he could show me how he does things in a Windows world. He fired up RDP […]
Great Sysadmin utility for IOS ManageEngine PingTool has several tools that are needed by Sysadmins. Usually when you need those tools the most you just happen to be out of the office, without a computer. Don’t be fooled by the name PingTool as it is small Swiss army knife for IOS. And free
Shrew VPN client works with Cisco, Juniper, Checkpoint, Fortinet, Zywall and many other VPN Appliances. I have used it successfully with Juniper SSG and CISCO ASA and it worked great.
Would you like to use Thunderbird to connect to Exchange EWS? Perhaps some other email client? Or your company still uses Exchange 2003 and you have Outlook 2011 installed on you Mac?
I often get asked what I use for Screenshots. In the company I work for, some people had a requirement for a program that is more advanced than the built-in Windows Snippet tool. While Snippet can work for one or two screenshots, the moment you have to do a lot of screenshots, you need a better solution. […]
Trilead is one of the few good backup software products that was good and kept free version along with the commercial version. It’s also one of the few companies that have very simple licensing. You only have to license a host where you install the application. Compared to other vendors where they charge per socket […]
There are times I forget about IntelliAdmin Network Administrator completely, I forget it’s installed and waiting for me on my computer, until there is a task I have to do, like disabling Automatic update of Internet Explorer or to remotely reboot a computer. My admin friends ask me: ”But why do you use this tool? You […]
How to make Remote Desktop more efficient? Have you ever asked yourself if there is a way to manage Remote desktop connections? Instead of manually opening every session? There is a way, it’s free and it’s from Microsoft. It’s called MS Remote Desktop Connection Manager. Remote Desktop Manager is small in size, yet it packs a […]
Every windows admin is faced with Users and Computers clean up. Task is not so complicated but it takes some time if done manually. Let’s start with the basics. Why would you clean up AD users and computers from time to time? It’s because HR may not provide the latest info on active employee list. […]