How to Lessen Your Administration Headaches by Deploying NAS.

What is a NAS or a Network Attached Storage?

Technically, NAS stands for Network Attached Storage – a Network Attached Storage unit can be a computer connected to a network that only provides file-based data storage services to other devices on the network. Although it may technically be possible to run other software on a NAS unit, it is not designed to be a general purpose server. For example, NAS Server usually do not have a keyboard or display, and are controlled and configured over the network, often using a browser.  NAS devices offer better scalability, fault recovery and general manageability than current client-server LAN based approaches for real-time and data intensive applications. Whether you work in a switched or a shared-access environment, NAS devices allow server-to-server and server-to-client Gigabit-rate data communications without bogging down your LAN environment.

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Have you updated to WordPress 3.1?

Word Press 3.1 Released

After the recently update last February 7, 2011. WordPress released the fourteenth version named “Reinhardt” WordPress 3.1 from WordPress 3.0.5. It was named in honor of the jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. The latest version is available for download, or you can update from within your dashboard.

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Unboxing an IBM System x3200 M3 Server

IBM System x3200 M3

Last December  2010, I was forced to request for a new server to replace our 5yr old IBM x225. I have some few problems with the old x255 server with its SCSI adaptor that’s why I bought a new IBM System x3200 M3. The IBM x System or x Series is very ideal for Small Medium Enterprises, because of its lower cost of ownership than its competitors. If I will describe my new server in two words… “reliable and affordable”.

IBM 3200

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DELL M109S Projector on-the-go!

DELL at Zuni Resto

Last January 28, 2011 Dell invited me to witness the unveiling of their new products. These are their laser printers and projectors. It was held in Zuni Resto at Greenbelt 5 in Makati and it was graced by Mr. Ricky Benipayo Lopez, Country Manager for Medium and Large Enterprise of Dell Global B.V. and hosted by Mr. Martin Allan Diaz – Business Development Manager.

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