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Andrew Mayo
Friday, 28 April 2017 / Published in Featured, Free Tools, Help Desk, IT Security
Open Sesame  When you log on to your computer, Windows converts the password you type into a hash, which, is just a very long number. For example, the MD5 hash of ‘Sarahandjack99’ as a decimal number starts with: 6426944284693920619…. I’ve chopped off some digits in this example to keep things simple. The actual number has
Gokul Raju
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 / Published in Featured, OS Deployment, Windows 10, Windows Servicing Suite
Moving house can be one of the most stressful projects anyone faces. There’s a lot of preparation needed to find the property, get funding, complete all the necessary paperwork, etc.  Then the time comes to actually make the move and the challenges are around packing up what furniture and cherished belongings you want to take
Lauren Bermudez
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 / Published in 1E Community, 1E Partners, Events, Featured, MMS, Tachyon
Imagine beautiful Minnesota in May and four full days of a high-level conference where you can network, learn, and share your passion for the IT community. That’s what you get at The Midwest Management Summit (MMS). Because the conference is purposely capped to just 750 attendees, everybody feels comfortable and there’s less of a “small
Friday, 21 April 2017 / Published in 1E News, 1E Services and Consulting, Featured, Tachyon, Webinars
When our CEO and Senior Forrester analyst Chris Sherman got together for a webinar last month to discuss the launch of our latest product Tachyon, both Chris and Sumir spoke about the benefits of this technology and how it is revolutionizing the IT industry. That’s a pretty hefty claim. Then, a few weeks later, we
Simon Woods
Thursday, 20 April 2017 / Published in Featured, Help Desk, IT Security, Tachyon, Thursday Thoughts
So, let’s face it: every business goes through change.  They need to evolve to generate new opportunities and react to new threats, and as part of that process, in a general sense, information technology always has to facilitate some part of this change or deal with the effects of this change, even if it was
We are all thrilled about the release of The Creators Update (CB). It’s one of those announcements that is “very interesting” to the industry.  Ironically, it’s called the Creators Update, yet you will be hard pressed to find articles about the new creation aspects.  For Enterprise IT, there are several items that immediately catch your attention
Andrew Mayo
Friday, 14 April 2017 / Published in Featured, Free Tools, Help Desk, IT Security
Understanding the Public Key Infrastructure Modern encryption, and by extension much of the web of trust that is built around it, is based on the Public Key Infrastructure, or PKI. Understanding PKI without maths Most explanations start off by mentioning that dreaded word, – “mathematics”. Let’s see if we can get an idea of how
Dave Fuller
Thursday, 13 April 2017 / Published in Featured, Free Tools, Help Desk, IT Efficiency
Last year, we highlighted (and addressed) a very specific challenge facing IT administrators preparing to migrate to Windows 10. While most organizations want to take advantage of the security features such as Secure Boot, Device Guard and Credential Guard in Windows 10, these features require UEFI firmware and the majority of Windows 7 devices today,
To some, the thought of Windows 10 brings out feelings of contempt, confusion, and aggravation. It’s been nice living comfortably, dealing with the day-to-day issues of Windows 7. Why should anyone have to migrate to Windows 10?  An update of this size means both time and money are spent attempting to complete a task which
Did you know 1E is heavily invested in actively engaging our community of customers, partners and industry experts through hands-on user-group events? We sponsor and play host to many small and large events around the world (yes, the world!) and we see first hand how our products have impacted the industry. The results are in: our products