IT Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

The “Rule of Five” and Choosing a Cloud Data Migration Consultant

July 10th, 2019|

Five is an important number, five fingers, five toes. What is it about five? It appears in pharmacology, programming in [...]

Distributed File Systems for The Cloud:
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

April 17th, 2019|

Just like in the 1966 Italian epic Spaghetti Western movie directed by Sergio Leone and starring Clint Eastwood, there is [...]

Myspace, Data Migrations and the Rise of the Digital Blackhole

March 21st, 2019|

An Open Letter to Tom Anderson (co-founder of Myspace) Hey Tom! You were my first internet friend. What happened after [...]

4 Things to Consider When Planning a Hardware Refresh

December 19th, 2018|

“Everyone knows” that you should refresh your hardware on a three-to-five–year basis. However, many are beginning to challenge that commonly held view for a variety of reasons.

To Server Refresh or Not?

November 7th, 2018|

3 Reasons Shorter Might be Better. Sometimes shorter just is better. Think of meetings, almost always better when shorter, if you could only keep Richard from opening his pie hole with one more of his redundant “points of discussion”.

The Advantages of Moving to SharePoint Online — and 7 Headaches to be Prepared For

September 26th, 2018|

No one really likes moving. It’s one of those times that friends regret owning a truck. However, while the process can be full of headaches, hard decisions and a lot of work, the end result usually is an improved situation.