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US Nuclear Arsenal is Run on WHAT?

The Government Accountability Office released a report with the not so subtle title of “Federal Agencies Need to Address Aging Legacy Systems”. Basically it discusses the ancient technology that some agencies still use, including some that are at least 50 years old. The craziest example of this is that the US’s nuclear arsenal is run by a computer that is so old it uses 8-inch floppy disks.

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CEO Fraud at Mattel

April 30 of last year was a hectic time for Mattel. Barbie wasn’t selling, particularly overseas. They were still recovering from a fiasco involving the recall of 19 million Chinese-made toys that were covered with lead paint and another involving Barbie playsets that contained dangerous magnets. In 2009, Mattel opened a six-story Barbie theme store in Shanghai only to see it close two years later.

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Tags: CEO Fraud, China

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How much does computer downtime cost businesses?

A survey of small business owners shows that the majority of them (65%) think an all-day Internet outage would cost them about $500. In reality, Internet downtime is much more costly than that.

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Tags: Cloud Computing, Managed IT

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Free Breakfast and Coffee on Thursday, June 11

Enjoy FREE breakfast and coffee while we demonstrate a flexible cloud communications platform that will transform your business!

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Tags: Networking, Setel

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Macs are More Secure... Right?

For a long time, a big selling point for buying a Mac over a PC has ben that Macs are more secure and not susceptible to viruses. But when you take a look, Apple's got a pretty poor track record for keeping their computers safe.

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Tags: Virus, Hack, Apple, Mac, iOS

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Colocation Facilities: Beneficial to your Business Big or Small

Colocation facilities provide space, power, cooling, and physical security for the server, storage and networking equipment of other firms and connect them to a variety of telecommunications and network service providers with a minimum of cost and difficulty. Colocation has consistently proven to provide small businesses with a range of benefits no other alternative can match.

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Optimize Telecommuter Productivity with the Right Tools

Petronella CompleteCloud Hosted VDI provides telecommuters with an accessible, secure, fully-managed, and complete IT infrastructure.

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Tags: Telecommute, SMB, Windows

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