Move over Cortana, and make way for FamTana. Microsoft has decided to make Windows 10 PC more family focused, and first on the list is the inbuilt virtual assistant. The move is part of a bid to take on Amazon’s Echo and Google Home. The updated Cortana is part of a Home Hub feature planned
Over the last two months, millions of visitors to mainstream websites have been exposed to a new form of malware embedded in banner pixels. And if you didn’t see it, don’t be surprised. The new malware, “Stegano”, is nearly invisible to the naked eye. Its code has been embedded in parameters controlling the transparency of
You may have heard of SaaS, and despite what it sounds like, it’s not being cheeky or rude to someone. It’s actually Software-as-a-Service, and according to some service providers, it’s the next big thing—second only to cloud. But any veteran business knows hype can be deceiving, particularly when it comes to a software service. Yes,
It’s that time of year again that people start saying ‘It’s that time of year again’. And with the Holiday season approaching, we at BackupAssist would like to sincerely thank all our loyal customers. We love going about making software to protect your servers like happy little elves—and we’ll be busily working in 2017 to
Look, tape, we’ve had some good times. But I don’t really see a future with us together. I think we’re better off as friends. And I’ve got to tell you something important… I’ve been seeing other backup media.
“Do as I say, not as I do.” Are you an offender of doing this? Even as we tell our users to practice proper digital security, we’re not always putting our own lessons to practice. Here’s a list of common password transgressions that many of us are guilty of breaking from time to time, even
Not so long ago, we spoke on the similarities between SysAdmins and being the village sage. But truth be told, there’s another mystery we’d like to unveil, a truth we’ve come to accept here at BackupAssist. The truth is this: Santa is a Sysadmin. Now, you might dismiss this as preposterous. So did we, at
Are you a “Work From Home” employee? It’s becoming increasingly more common, particularly in the tech industry. When you’re a developer or programmer, it really helps to be in your own cozy environment when you’ve got to put in a strong level of detail and long hours of focus. But for some, working out of
BackupAssist offers several advantages over traditional backup when it comes to iSCSI storage devices. Here is all you need to know if you plan to use BackupAssist to back up your data to an iSCSI target.