Infrastructure

What is a web filter?
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cyber security

What is a web filter?

The best ways to block, hide, or flag undesired search engine results
24 Sep 2021
100 million IoT devices affected by zero-day flaw
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Internet of Things (IoT)

100 million IoT devices affected by zero-day flaw

Vulnerability could affect car, fire detection, and patient data sensors
24 Sep 2021
LTE vs 4G
Businessman pressing LTE button on a digital screen 4G
Mobile

LTE vs 4G

LTE and 4G are both high-speed data networks, but what’s the difference and which is better?
24 Sep 2021
What is a PNG file?
A lightbulb with a question mark within it
web browser

What is a PNG file?

We explain what a portable networks graphic is, plus how to edit and convert this type of file
24 Sep 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Keeping an eye on observability
The IT Pro Podcast: Keeping an eye on observability
IT infrastructure

The IT Pro Podcast: Keeping an eye on observability

Is it time to take your monitoring to the next level?
24 Sep 2021
Podcast transcript: Keeping an eye on observability
Podcast transcript: Keeping an eye on observability
Infrastructure

Podcast transcript: Keeping an eye on observability

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
24 Sep 2021
TP-Link TL-SG3210XHP-M2 review: Any port in a storm
A photograph of the TP-Link TL-SG3210XHP-M2
network switches

TP-Link TL-SG3210XHP-M2 review: Any port in a storm

An affordable multi-Gig PoE+ switch with a big power budget and management features to match
23 Sep 2021
What is a GPU?
A GPU model against a black background
Hardware

What is a GPU?

GPUs aren't just good for gaming - they have business applications too
23 Sep 2021
AWS to launch first New Zealand data centre region by 2024
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cloud computing

AWS to launch first New Zealand data centre region by 2024

The cloud giant says the venture will result in $5.3 billion of investment and 1,000 new jobs
23 Sep 2021
Qumulo packages disaster recovery into file management tool
data center on fire
data centres

Qumulo packages disaster recovery into file management tool

Snapshot system available in on-premises and cloud flavors
22 Sep 2021
Infosys selects AWS to develop next-gen quantum computing applications
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high-performance computing (HPC)

Infosys selects AWS to develop next-gen quantum computing applications

The firm will leverage Amazon Braket to test novel quantum computing algorithms
22 Sep 2021
Myriota taps Spire Global for global satellite expansion
A city skyline connected by networks to represent IoT
Internet of Things (IoT)

Myriota taps Spire Global for global satellite expansion

The partnership will help Myriota expand its IoT offering while reducing latency
22 Sep 2021
Critical flaw in vCenter Server could give hackers infrastructure access
The entrance sign at VMware's headquarters in Palo Alto
vulnerability

Critical flaw in vCenter Server could give hackers infrastructure access

VMware is urging users to patch the 9.8-rated vulnerability as soon as possible
22 Sep 2021
EnGenius ECW260 review: Braving the elements
A photograph of the EnGenius ECW260 with aerials attached
routers

EnGenius ECW260 review: Braving the elements

A heavily armoured outdoor Wi-Fi 6 AP offering great performance and cloud management at a good price
22 Sep 2021
Fibre misuse is “coming back to bite” broadband industry
A green telecom cabinet advertising the release of fibre broadband in the area
broadband

Fibre misuse is “coming back to bite” broadband industry

GigaHead exec has called on Ofcom to highlight the benefits of full-fibre broadband
22 Sep 2021
OpsRamp offers AIOps-driven predictive alerts
Artificial intelligence directing workflows
IT infrastructure

OpsRamp offers AIOps-driven predictive alerts

Summer 2021 product release features new machine learning-driven features
21 Sep 2021
Half of UK premises now have access to gigabit broadband
Close up Gigabit Switch and network cable or LAN UTP cat6 cable
broadband

Half of UK premises now have access to gigabit broadband

The UK could reach 65% to 68% gigabit coverage by early 2022, according to ThinkBroadband
21 Sep 2021
BlackMatter demands $5.9 million ransom from Iowa farm cooperative
A combine harvester harvests ripe wheat
ransomware

BlackMatter demands $5.9 million ransom from Iowa farm cooperative

BlackMatter is demanding the ransom so the cooperative can unlock its systems right before the harvest season is set to begin
21 Sep 2021
VMware Cloud workload migration tools
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Whitepaper

VMware Cloud workload migration tools

Cloud migration types, phases, and strategies
20 Sep 2021
How to find RAM speed, size and type
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Laptops

How to find RAM speed, size and type

If you want to upgrade your PC's memory, you need to know what you already have
17 Sep 2021
HTTP vs HTTPS: What difference does it make to security?
HTTPS browser
Network & Internet

HTTP vs HTTPS: What difference does it make to security?

We look at the difference between the two and tell you how to switch between them
17 Sep 2021
Can you put SSDs in a NAS?
An SSD shown inside a PC system
network attached storage (NAS)

Can you put SSDs in a NAS?

Most NAS drives will accept SSDs as well as mechanical hard drives - we look at whether it's a good idea
17 Sep 2021
Alphabet’s laser-powered broadband demonstrates 99.9% uptime within first 20 days
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Network & Internet

Alphabet’s laser-powered broadband demonstrates 99.9% uptime within first 20 days

X, the Moonshot Factory trials ‘fibre without fibre’ across the Congo River with 700TB of data transmitted in its first few weeks
17 Sep 2021