Network mapping best practices guest blog

Networks are becoming more complicated all the time, with new technologies such as software-defined networking operating alongside legacy components and an increasing variety of IP-enabled devices – smartphones, tablets and data sensors, to name a few – requesting access to infrastructure. For IT professionals, network mapping is the best way to keep tabs on constantly changing activity levels, while ensuring that performance is consistent and outages are avoided. Solutions with features such as visual representations of traffic flows and auto-discovery of all assets with IP addresses go a long way toward helping network managers stay on top of things. That said, what are some of the best practices for making the most of network mapping? Each...

The Different Kinds of Telecommuters

Do you know someone who works from home? Chances are you do, with the number of telecommuters rising 60 percent since 2005. The rise of VoIP technology is giving today’s workers more flexibility. Remote workers have more control over their work-life balance, and this seems to have an impact on productivity, which can vary from industry to industry. Telecommuting seems to have a negative effect on regular office employees. However, creative professionals are up to 20 percent more productive when out of the office. View the infographic below to learn more about the different types of...

Understanding your site traffic – a quick guide to using web analytics

Putting your business on the internet may not, in itself, be a guaranteed passport to immediate success. For example, whatever the technical and design excellence of your website, if nobody ever visits it then your efforts will have been completely wasted.  Similarly, it doesn’t matter how much traffic you receive in terms of visits to your site, if nobody is buying anything once there then you are likely to be disappointed. So, what are the issues? Key questions When you are considering putting your business on to the internet, there are a number of key questions to ask yourself: how will people know that my site exists? will they find it easy to use once I am able to get them to visit my initial home page? how will I convert what might initially be a casual...

EaseUS Partition Master Free

Windows has built-in computer disk management devices, and they do a pretty good job, but numerous users generally turn to third-party software to get more strong solutions. Easeus Partition Master Professional version is the best free partition manager, as it combines three of the most important computer disk administration utilities in one easy-to-use package. Its Partition supervisor presents all essential disk formatting and maintenance purposes, but it does much more, like expanding NTFS computer disk partitions without rebooting. The Partition Recovery Wizard assists retrieve recover corrupted partitions and lost, accidentally erased data, and the computer disk & Partition exact replicate Wizard feature makes it very simple to accurately copy a...

An Infographic on the Different Types of Enforcement Cameras

Have you ever been in an accident or crash due to speeding? Budget Direct have developed this infographic that highlights just how severe the issue is in Australia, as well as how technology is being implemented within speed cameras and guns to alleviate the problem. Optical character recognition has recently been introduced for number plate image clarity as well as recognising your speed; a serious step up in an attempt to saving lives and a must in many people’s eyes. Slow down; don’t get caught out! This infographic was conceived by Budget...

Start-up Tips to Become a Successful leader

Being a leader also involves inspiring people and being like their role model. Having confidence in your own abilities can make the people in your team to be more engaged. If you don’t know how to become a successful leader, you first need to know that the following qualities are important: Intelligence Adaptability Confidence Conscientiousness Assertiveness A leader is different than the average individual. This person must learn how to gain followers and to inspire others through their actions. If you are not a regular individual who likes to accept orders and execute them, you surely like to be in control of things. You can read the following tips on how to become a successful leader. Make Good Decisions It can be difficult for a start-up to get off the...

Top 3 IT Job Scheduling Challenges and How to Solve Them

Ever-growing complexity has been one of the critical driving forces with organizational technology ecosystems in recent years. As IT professionals and business leaders contend with seemingly contrasting needs – even in light of demand for greater network performance and higher storage capacities, IT department costs cannot scale exponentially – automation becomes a key component of any successful strategy. However, there are barriers in the way of implementing an effective job scheduling solution. Here are the top three challenges and how to solve them: 1. Business and IT needs are not always aligned IT professionals are not the only ones in the organization combating greater complexity. As ITBusinessEdge aptly observed, business process and IT...