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Why business owners should care about software patching

Why business owners should care about software patching

What is a software patch? A software patch, is just a fix, a small downloadable update that improves your software. A patch can improve usability, and makes sure it is compatible with newer devices. But patching also makes your devices more secure. These patches correct bugs, meaning, they correct problems.

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Guest Wi-Fi

Guest Wi-Fi: 4 ways it benefits your business

Attitudes toward internet access has changed, and that has altered the expectation on businesses. Free guest Wi-Fi was a bonus feature, and now it is an expected utility by customers. Whether you own a hotel, coffee shop, pub, or even a grocery store, today’s customers absolutely expect to be able

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Moving office? 10 things to keep your IT running smoothly

Moving office is exciting, but it’s also one of the most stressful things you can do as a company. But that stress doesn’t have to be entirely yours! Whether you have a Managed Service Provider or not, your IT team should handle the majority of the IT headaches. There are

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tunnel

GRE Tunnels and VRFs

GRE Tunnelling. It’s a tool that should be in every network engineer’s toolbox, but not one we like to use very often. But sometimes, it’s needed. Sometimes you need to just make something work, across somebody else’s network. This week’s task is to do just that, in support of an

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Troubleshooting

What is ARP?

A number of times in the last few weeks I have been asked by a number of people: What is ARP? There is the simple answer – which is simply a definition: Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) is a mechanism to resolve IP addresses into MAC addresses. However…that doesn’t really explain

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