On Premise http://mspmentor.net/taxonomy/term/19997/more en 5 Outdated Tech Habits that are Hard to Kick http://mspmentor.net/premise/5-outdated-tech-habits-are-hard-kick <div class="node-body article-body">Rebooting your computer, deleting email and having to install Acrobat are just some of the tech practices that used to be common, but shouldn't be today.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/5-outdated-tech-habits-are-hard-kick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/5-outdated-tech-habits-are-hard-kick#comments On Premise Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:35:00 +0000 83201 at http://mspmentor.net Thinkstock Why Expected Server Lifetime Is in the Eye of the Beholder http://mspmentor.net/premise/why-expected-server-lifetime-eye-beholder <div class="node-body article-body">Replacing your servers every five years just because that's what other people do is not necessarily the most cost-effective way to manage hardware.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/why-expected-server-lifetime-eye-beholder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/why-expected-server-lifetime-eye-beholder#comments On Premise Wed, 04 Oct 2017 15:51:00 +0000 82821 at http://mspmentor.net Thinkstock MSP Guides Clients Through Hurricane Harvey http://mspmentor.net/premise/msp-guides-clients-through-hurricane-harvey <div class="node-body article-body">For Houston-Texas based Elevated Technologies, the deadly storm offered plenty of tense moments and important lessons. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/msp-guides-clients-through-hurricane-harvey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/msp-guides-clients-through-hurricane-harvey#comments Help Desk On Premise Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:25:00 +0000 81581 at http://mspmentor.net Thinkstock Cisco Outlook Shows Robbins Turnaround Hasn’t Spurred Growth http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-outlook-shows-robbins-turnaround-hasn-t-spurred-growth <div class="field-byline"> Ian King | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cisco’s transition into a company that’s less dependent on hardware is hurting its overall growth as the software and services businesses that CEO Chuck Robbins is trying to build take time to gain ground. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-outlook-shows-robbins-turnaround-hasn-t-spurred-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-outlook-shows-robbins-turnaround-hasn-t-spurred-growth#comments On Premise Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:34:00 +0000 81101 at http://mspmentor.net <p>Chuck Robbins</p> Cisco Cisco Ups Layoffs to 6,600 After Big Forecast Miss http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-ups-layoffs-6600-after-big-forecast-miss <div class="node-body article-body">Cisco now plans to shed 1,100 more jobs – in addition to 5,500 announced last year – following its sixth straight quarter of declining revenue.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-ups-layoffs-6600-after-big-forecast-miss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-ups-layoffs-6600-after-big-forecast-miss#comments On Premise Thu, 18 May 2017 03:18:00 +0000 77231 at http://mspmentor.net View Full List of Cisco Products in ‘Vault 7’ Critical Vulnerability http://mspmentor.net/premise/view-full-list-cisco-products-vault-7-critical-vulnerability <div class="node-body article-body">The vulnerability affects devices that are both running Cisco IOS software and configured to accept incoming Telnet connections.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/view-full-list-cisco-products-vault-7-critical-vulnerability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/view-full-list-cisco-products-vault-7-critical-vulnerability#comments On Premise Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:21:00 +0000 75741 at http://mspmentor.net Cisco Reveals Critical Vulnerability Found in WikiLeaks’ ‘Vault 7’ Docs http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-reveals-critical-vulnerability-found-wikileaks-vault-7-docs <div class="node-body article-body">The security hole - identified from a leak of secret C.I.A. cyber tools - could allow hackers to access the IOS and IOS XE software inside hundreds of models of Cisco routers and switches.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-reveals-critical-vulnerability-found-wikileaks-vault-7-docs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/cisco-reveals-critical-vulnerability-found-wikileaks-vault-7-docs#comments On Premise Fri, 24 Mar 2017 03:17:00 +0000 75701 at http://mspmentor.net <p style="font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-weight: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: inherit; font-family: inherit;">Cisco&#39;s&nbsp;IE-5000-16S12P Industrial Ethernet Switch is among hundreds of the firm&#39;s products impacted&nbsp;by&nbsp;a critical vulnerability uncovered because of WikiLeaks&#39; release of secret C.I.A. cyber tools.&nbsp;</p> RMM Firm Keeps List of Vendors and Gear Affected by Fatal Clock Signal Flaw http://mspmentor.net/premise/rmm-firm-keeps-list-vendors-and-gear-affected-fatal-clock-signal-flaw <div class="node-body article-body">At least 20 IT hardware manufacturers have so far been identified by RMM vendor Auvik as using a faulty Intel chip that threatens to destroy equipment in which it’s installed. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/rmm-firm-keeps-list-vendors-and-gear-affected-fatal-clock-signal-flaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/rmm-firm-keeps-list-vendors-and-gear-affected-fatal-clock-signal-flaw#comments On Premise Thu, 23 Feb 2017 22:42:00 +0000 74791 at http://mspmentor.net <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">Intel has issued an errata notice for its Atom&nbsp;</span>C2000<span style="font-size: 12.8px;">&nbsp;series processors, which are used by numerous manufacturers of IT hardware.&nbsp;</span></p> Fatal Clock Defect Hits ‘Virtually Every’ IT Hardware Vendor http://mspmentor.net/premise/fatal-clock-defect-hits-virtually-every-it-hardware-vendor <div class="node-body article-body">Faulty Intel chips – expected to fail after 18 months of use and destroy equipment in which they are installed – have been identified in the products of more than a dozen manufacturers. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/fatal-clock-defect-hits-virtually-every-it-hardware-vendor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/fatal-clock-defect-hits-virtually-every-it-hardware-vendor#comments On Premise Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:23:00 +0000 74781 at http://mspmentor.net <p>Intel&rsquo;s Atom C2000-series processors, which also go by the names Avoton and Rangeley, are the subject of a defect advisory.</p> HP Unveils Open Source Network Operating System http://mspmentor.net/premise/100515/hp-unveils-open-source-network-operating-system <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Looking to disrupt the business models of its enterprise networking rivals, Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) today unveiled an open source network operating system (NOS) with support from Accton Technology Corporation, Arista, Broadcom, Intel (INTC) and VMware (VMW).</p></div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/premise/100515/hp-unveils-open-source-network-operating-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/premise/100515/hp-unveils-open-source-network-operating-system#comments On Premise Mon, 05 Oct 2015 13:30:00 +0000 59441 at http://mspmentor.net