The musings of an IT Consultant:



March 31, 2011  9:48 PM

You’re only as good as your latest updates!

Posted by: Raj Perumal
anti-virus, definitions, firmware, updates

Hi folks! So I wanted to speak about a pet peeve of mine. Not being up to date with the latest updates! Whether it's anti-virus definitions, windows updates, or firmware updates, people constantly fall behind on keeping their computers up to date. If you couple this with doing in-frequent or...

October 31, 2010  8:01 PM

The importance of firmware updates

Posted by: Raj Perumal
bugs, exploits, firewall, firmware, network equipment, router, switch, updates

Hi folks, more often than not I see people deploying new network equipment or servers without firmware updates. What's up with that? As a good best practice it only makes sense to update the firmware on devices. These firmware updates usually patch lots of security holes and other bugs. People...

August 31, 2010  9:11 PM

Running updates on Windows based SANs

Posted by: Raj Perumal
Storage, storage server, updates, Windows

Hi everyone, how many of you have run into problems when running updates? I'm sure a lot of you have. This problem gets larger when doing this on storage devices. There are a few storage devices out there that are Windows driven using Storage Server and you can run into serious issues if you...


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