Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Fake Windows tech support calls still plague consumers

  18 cool apps that online journalists are using | How IT found savings by tackling (instead of cringing at) photocopiers

  Network World After Dark

Forward this to a Friend >>>

Fake Windows tech support calls still plague consumers
More than a year after the FTC heralded a major crackdown on fraudsters posing as Microsoft technical support personnel, consumers continue to receive calls from scammers. Read More


The Clear Path to Cloud Security, Compliance, & Cost Control
Both customers and IT decision makers are concerned about cloud security, according to recent research. How can you negotiate this barrier to realize the benefits of cloud computing? Read this paper to learn about the techniques, tools, and technologies that will enable you to capitalize on the cloud safely and cost-effectively. Read Now


Managing Threats in the Digital Age
The topic of security is now unquestionably a C-suite priority. An enterprise that delegates security matters solely to the CIO is compounding its risk factors. Organizations need to move toward a more systematic and proactive approach to addressing security threats and managing compliance requirements. Read Now

18 cool apps that online journalists are using
Creativity reaching new heights thanks to latest photography, graphics, audio and video tools Read More


How IT found savings by tackling (instead of cringing at) photocopiers
Say the word 'photocopier,' and most IT leaders have visions of skilled workers wasting time undoing paper jams. But for Karl Collins, vice president of technical services and infrastructure at SavaSeniorCare, IT's newfound ownership of enterprise-wide photocopiers has yielded $739,000 annual savings and increased visibility among executives. Read More


Mars manned mission: "2018 is our last chance to be first"
  It seems that US human space-trip to Mars grow ever-more unlikely each time Congress talks about NASA and the budget. Read More

Open disdain toward .gifs proves unforgivable on Twitter
  An intolerance of my liberal politics I could understand. And the fact that I tweet unabashedly in support of Boston's generally loathed sports franchises? No telling how many Twitter followers that habit has cost me. But never would I have imagined losing a tweep just because I had the temerity to diss the .gif. Yet take a look: Read More

This is how Amazon cleans its servers when customers are done with them
Every day thousands of customers spin up and down virtual machines and make billions of requests for processes on the storage being held in the Amazon Web Services cloud. But what happens when a customer is done renting that hardware? Read More

Top 10 Cloud Computing Certifications
Looking for a way to benchmark your cloud computing knowledge and skills? Want an extra edge when looking for that cloud computing job? Get cloud computing certified. Read More

SC13: Experts debate thorny exascale memory issues
An expert panel at SC13 Tuesday said that solving the issues posed by modern memory technology will prove key to achieving exascale performance in supercomputing – but there was little agreement on the road map needed. Read More

Tricorders on the way! Scan me, Scotty!
Read More

Second take: The iPad Air sets a new benchmark for performance and style
Having spent a few weeks with the new iPad Air, columnist Michael deAgonia is ready to declare that it's a stunning improvement on what was already a rightfully successful tablet. Read More

New OpenSUSE embraces 64-bit ARM
Joining Fedora and Ubuntu, the new version of the community driven OpenSUSE can now be run on AArch64 processors, further preparing the market for servers running on the new 64-bit ARM architecture. Read More

Federal CIOs Look to Platform-as-a-Service for Software Development
A new survey of federal IT executives indicates strong interest in hosted application development to cut cost and improve efficiencies, though PaaS adoption currently remains weak. Read More

20-plus eye-popping Black Friday tablet, computer & tech deals
Apple iPads, latest Android and Windows machines all in for big discounts. Oh, and free snow globes. Read More



20 hottest tech toys for the holidays

Cool Yule Tools 2013: Our Tester Elf-approved picks for awesome gadgety goodness.


As network pros you understand that the value of connections increase as the number of connections increase, the so called network effect, and no where is this more evident than in professional relationships. Join Network World's LinkedIn and Facebook communities to share ideas, post questions, see what your peers are working on and scout out job applicants (or maybe find your next opportunity).

Network World on Facebook

Network World on LinkedIn


1. LG Smart TV spying, owner claims his USB filenames posted on LG servers

2. 20-plus eye-popping Black Friday tablet, computer & tech deals

3. Police set poor example by paying $750 CryptoLocker ransom

4. Top Tech Turkeys of 2013

5. Google's Gigabit Internet: Not coming to a neighborhood near you

6. 20 hottest tech toys for the holidays

7. Microsoft takes off the gloves with Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1

8. 10 most powerful network management companies

9. Google's Vint Cerf defines Internet of Things challenges

10. Hackers actively exploiting JBoss vulnerability to compromise servers, researchers say


Do You Tweet?
Follow everything from on Twitter @NetworkWorld.

You are currently subscribed to networkworld_after_dark_alert as

Unsubscribe from this newsletter | Manage your subscriptions | Subscribe | Privacy Policy

If you are interested in advertising in this newsletter, please contact:

To contact Network World, please send an e-mail to

Copyright (C) 2013 Network World, 492 Old Connecticut Path, Framingham MA 01701

** Please do not reply to this message. If you want to contact someone directly, send an e-mail to **


1 comment:

Online Computer Support said...


I am very impressed on your blog because your post words is very impressiveness for business growths so thanks a lot for sharing this

Visit More Info :- Online Computer Support

Alex Gold