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Four Important Reasons to Consider Cloud-based Server Monitoring

IT departments seem to be under constant pressure to deliver more with less, which can be difficult when you are trying to get complex networks to run smoothly. However, cloud-based server monitoring shines a ray of light on this dark scenario, helping IT departments, and their organizations, save time and meet an organization's demands on their abilities. In fact, cloud-based server monitoring offers considerable benefits to overworked IT departments. Let's look at four of the most … [Read More...]

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HOW-TO Transfer an Existing WordPress Site to a New Domain

The steps in this Wordpress website transfer are based on using a shared hosting plan with Cpanel, PHPmyadmin, and FTP capabilities.  If you are using some other type of web hosting setup, this process may not work or will need to be modified to make the transfer process work. Note:  For the purpose of this article, the term “existing domain” refers to the original Wordpress website, and “new domain” refers to the site the original one is being moved to. This transfer process will allow … [Read More...]

Web Security

3 Important Facts You Should Know About Web Security

If your organization wants to plan for and implement effective web security, there are a number of things to consider and look out for.  There is more to web security than using software that monitors employees and filters web threats. Here are three facts that you should be aware of when preparing your strategy for web security: 1. Safe Browsing Safe Browsing plays a central role in web security and it doesn’t only depend on having the technology to ensure this happens.  Employee awareness … [Read More...]

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Samsung Galaxy Tab Review

Before I begin this review, I would like to thank Samsung, and specifically Allison Weibring with Samsung, for providing us with a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 review unit.  Without their cooperation, we would not have been able to complete this review. The Android Operating System The unit we reviewed came equipped with Android 3.1 (Honeycomb).  After some research and contact with Samsung support, we determined that we could not upgrade to Android 3.2 at this time.  In the fall of last year, … [Read More...]

Premise 2.0 Is Out!!

I am excited!  I just got word this week that Premise 2.0 by Copyblogger is out and has a number of added features beyond the ability to easily creating custom landing pages.  New features include: Ability to build membership sites with secure member logins. Ability to “drip” member content into your membership site.  This means that you can give access to your site's paid content over time so that new members do not experience information overload when they first sign up for your … [Read More...]

Business Security Information

Need Security Advice?

Here at Ironclad Tech Services, we provide you with information related to a variety of computer security issues, but we also know that security for your business is another important concern.  That is why we also have a sister site, Business Security Information, to address those specific needs.  Business Security Information contains advice and information covering all areas of security including computer security, physical security, and fraud.  The site was developed to help small and … [Read More...]

Genesis Beginner’s Guide

If you are thinking about trying the Genesis Framework for WordPress or have already bought it and are struggling with using it, the free resource guide from StudioPress should help you. The guide covers all the basics such as the advantages of Genesis Framework over other frameworks or themes you could invest your money in.  It also includes a discussion on child themes and explains how to install and set up Genesis and child themes. Once the Genesis Framework has been installed, the … [Read More...]

Playtouch Video Camera

Kodak Playtouch Video Camera Review

For all you bloggers and others who love to create online videos, this may be the camera for you. The Kodak Playtouch usually sells for a little less than $200 but can now be found for right around $100 on Wal-Mart the day I am writing this review. Because of the low price and the results I have had with testing the Kodak Playtouch, I went ahead and purchased one for myself. Video Camera Criteria Initially, I began looking for a handheld video camera that was reasonably priced that would allow … [Read More...]

Computer Startup Performance

Is Your Computer Startup Slow?

You would never guess how many times I get asked by people about this very issue.  It may simply be that programs and/or services are slowing down Windows during startup.  To determine what the problem is, there are some easy steps you can take. First, restart the computer and boot it up in Safe Mode. To start your computer in Safe Mode, press F8 when the computer is first starting and select Safe Mode from the menu options you are given.  If startup performance improves when Windows is in … [Read More...]

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Samsung Galaxy Tab vs the iPad2 Review

Christmas is near, and the holiday season means there will most likely be good sales on computers and accessories.  Since mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets are becoming more popular in both today's business and personal environments, they will make good gifts this season.  If you are looking for a tablet as a gift or for yourself, this review compares the Samsung Galaxy Tab with the iPad2. LCD Display The 10-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab has an LCD screen that supports a 1280 by 800 … [Read More...]