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Technically Speaking of Spring Cleaning

  By Mike Cobb, Director of Engineering Spring is here and it’s time to add technology to your list of seasonal cleaning chores. Here’s your Tech Spring Cleaning list. Back Up We always recommend triple redundancy, meaning that the same important data is located in three places—one working copy and two backups. Prepare at least … Continue reading Technically Speaking of Spring Cleaning

RAID Spring Cleaning Tips

By Joseph Flores, Lead Enterprise Engineer April is officially Spring Cleaning Month. Take some time to pay a little attention to your servers with some important maintenance. How many of these suggestions do YOU already follow? Is there anything you’ve missed? Back Up (obviously) We always recommend triple redundancy, meaning that the same important data … Continue reading RAID Spring Cleaning Tips

Digital Forensic Process—Introduction

By Rene Novoa, Senior Manager of eDiscovery and Digital Forensics More and more aspects of our daily lives are being monitored, tracked and recorded by electronic devices. Today, computers, smartphones and tablets can be found in almost every home and have already become obvious sources of electronically stored information (ESI) useful in both criminal and … Continue reading Digital Forensic Process—Introduction

Tips to Increase the Life of your Solid State Drive

By Mike Cobb, Director of Engineering Power it Up Solid state drives (SSDs) have a shelf life. When powered down and not in use, they lose data over time. On average, it takes three months to a year for this process to begin, but depending on a variety of other factors, data loss could start … Continue reading Tips to Increase the Life of your Solid State Drive

Danger Lurking Inside Smart Houses

  By Michael Hall, Chief Information Security Officer If the advanced technology in our everyday lives was directed against us, who would win in a battle pitting humanity against smart machines? If you consider the rapid rise of the Internet of Things (IoT), this imagined scene isn’t as farfetched as you might think. Fiction? This … Continue reading Danger Lurking Inside Smart Houses