The musings of an IT Consultant:

October, 2013


October 31, 2013  8:39 PM

Evernote

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! So I've been using Evernote for quite some time now and I have to say I'm still loving the app! Why do I like Evernote so much? It's essentially the same experience on every platform, with a native client for every major OS. Evernote is also extremely searchable with even the ability...

October 31, 2013  5:08 AM

EPIC Technology Day

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Hi folks! So EPIC Technology Day was a great success! Thank you to all the customers and vendors that came out to support us! EPIC showcased various solutions, and this tech day was one of the largest tech days yet! If you are interested in any deep dive technical sessions on what you saw,...


October 30, 2013  6:13 AM

BlackBerry and Facebook

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! So BlackBerry and Facebook apparently met. Reports say that executives traveled to California to meet with Facebook. The details of the discussion aren't known, but it has been speculated that Facebook may have been entertaining purchasing BlackBerry in some shape or form. Stay...


October 29, 2013  6:09 AM

BlackBerry Layoffs Again

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! Looks like more bad news for BlackBerry employees. Another round of layoffs have been announced. This will cause a loss of 4500 jobs. Out of those, 300 of those jobs are in Waterloo. The smartphone maker is unfortunately continuing to bleed. Here's hoping there is something that can...


October 29, 2013  5:59 AM

BBM takes off on rival devices!

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! BBM has been released for iPhone and Android and it has really taken off.

Reports mention 20 million new users in the first week based on amount of downloads. BlackBerry said they will monitor how many people will continue to use BBM as the months go by.

It should be...


October 18, 2013  7:11 AM

Nimble Storage IPO

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! So if you read my blog, you've heard of Nimble Storage. Nimble Storage is one of the newer storage vendors on the market that has been taking the world by storm with it's flash based approach. Nimble Storage has filed for an IPO of up to $150 million. Here's hoping they do well, I...


October 17, 2013  3:15 PM

VMware DaaS

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! So VMware just recently acquired the company Desktone! What's that? It's a Desktop as a Service provider that fits well within the VMware portfolio. VMware is hoping to capitalize on everything cloud with this latest acquisition and keep the momentum rolling. This is a great...


October 14, 2013  3:18 PM

Windows 8.1 for IT Professionals

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! It's always nice when things are released for free. Well I especially like it when I can get my hands on free IT learning material! Apparently you can get a free eBook for Windows 8.1! The book is called "Introducing Windows 8.1 for IT Professionals.". It comes in the following...


October 7, 2013  7:06 AM

SharePoint 2013

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! So are you using a mapped drive to access all of your files at work? Do you find it hard to search and find the right documents? Impossible to do revision control? Well SharePoint 2013 is the answer to all of that. SharePoint 2013 is a great collaborative tool for offices whether they...


October 5, 2013  6:55 AM

Cloud WiFi

Raj Perumal Raj Perumal Profile: Raj Perumal

Hi folks! So you're interested in a centralized wireless solution, but you don't want to invest in on premise gear?

Luckily there are options with the cloud! There are many cloud providers out there that can offer you acccess points for your business but with no need to purchase anything....


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