Cloud computing offers many benefits for businesses and consumers, however, many businesses worry that using the public cloud to store their data could open them up to security risks. Thankfully, the public cloud does not pose the same security risks today as it did in its early years. Let’s take a look at the potential… Read more »
Contegix is pleased to announce the addition of Owen Walker to our team. Owen joined the support team as an Engineer and began his new role today.
Contegix is pleased to announce the addition of Adam Glover to our team. Adam joined the support team last week as our newest Engineer.
The Linux kernel features several components at the code and functional level. The components include the system call interface that provides a communication interface conduit for the process management, memory management, file system, device control (drivers), and networking components. These kernel subsystems provide the means necessary to support essential functions including multitasking, virtual memory implementation,… Read more »
Everyone talks about moving to the cloud, this magical land of cost savings and technical efficiencies/automation. Yet many people don’t talk about the thing to consider when moving to the cloud and how you realize these gains. Sometimes it is not that easy and it takes some serious changes to your applications or sites if… Read more »
Approaching database security from a holistic and layered perspective is essential to protecting your organization’s valuable information. Database security involves not only the database itself, but also the operating system upon which the database is running, as well as the hardware platform and networks that provide database connectivity. Hence, a database security plan, like most… Read more »
The best way to deliver effective IT support and eliminate recurring issues. “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” Likewise, “If an issue occurs and no one contacts the Service Desk, does it ever truly get resolved?” Whom do your end… Read more »
Contegix is pleased to announce the addition of Megan Berkery to our Marketing team! Megan joined our St. Louis office this week as our Senior Marketing Specialist and will assist with demand generation programs, branding initiatives and corporate communications. Welcome, Megan! It is so great to have you as part of the Contegix family and we… Read more »
When it comes to your IT infrastructure, there are a lot of variables involved in getting things right. Your projected resource usage is one of the more important variables. A critical thing to realize is your need for computing resources will only go up over time. Never down. Higher resource needs tend to coincide with the… Read more »
Being hacked has serious implications. The effects are wide-ranging and can cost you a lot of money. The best way to mitigate the impact is by preventing the hack from happening in the first place. Reducing the available attack surface is a great way to accomplish this. Here are a few actions you can take… Read more »