Sudden Low Storage Space: cab_* File Generation

Recently at IT Support Miami, one of our clients called in with an issue present on several of their computers. The client’s computers all had a significant amount of storage space suddenly occupied. These were 500+ GB hard drives that normally only held about 100 GB of data. Now the hard drives were almost completely [...]

Sumo Logic Monitoring Software Review

Top 5 Monitoring Software Packages for the Enterprise Sumo Logic Sumo Logic offers a very diverse product that monitors your servers, AWS instances, and security. Pros: The user interface is easy to navigate and isolating data to a server is simple. Sumo Logic does offer autocomplete but does take some getting use too.  The insert [...]

Top 5 Monitoring Software Packages for the Enterprise

Review of Top 5 Monitoring Software Packages for the Enterprise Log management and event management software is becoming key in monitoring servers. Software packages can categorize logs, make logs searchable, and help with management tasks. As an enterprise IT managed Services company and cloud implementer, IT Support Miami utilizes a variety of monitoring software packages. This is [...]

Windows 7 Pro and Windows 8.1 Pro are now End of Life

Windows 7 Pro and Windows 8.1 Pro are now End of Life. Be sure to purchase stock before it is gone. End of support End of support refers to the date when Microsoft no longer provides automatic fixes, updates, or online technical assistance. This is the time to make sure you have the latest available [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|Active Directory, Managed IT Services, Microsoft, OS, Win10|0 Comments

SNMP Simple Network Management Protocol

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is a popular protocol for network management. It is used for collecting information from, and configuring, network devices, such as servers, printers, hubs, switches, and routers on an Internet Protocol (IP) network. Microsoft Windows Server provides SNMP agent software that works with third-party SNMP management software to monitor the status of [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Microsoft, Microsoft Patches, Network, OS, Security, Server, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hurricane Preparation Guide and Tips

Hurricane Watch   Upon the declaration of a hurricane watch you should take these initial precautionary steps to: Backup and Secure Data Files - Your data files are valued information assets. If you have access to a network File Server, it is recommended you copy critical information files to the server. Please limit file server [...]

By | August 27th, 2016|guide, Microsoft, OS, Security, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why should I do updates?

Question: What are these computer updates that I keep hearing about, and why should I care?  Answer: If your computers and servers are updated properly, they can help keep your data safe, and will allow your employees to do their work. If they are not carefully screened, monitored, and installed properly, very bad things will [...]

By | August 27th, 2016|Microsoft, Microsoft Patches, OS|0 Comments

Windows 10 Seven Reasons to Upgrade

  Windows 10 keeps you safe from things that scare you.Windows 10 helps you reduce the cost and complexity historically associated with managing and deploying Windows devices. With Windows as a Service, you receive a stream of continuous innovation so you are always up to date and more secure. Enterprise grade security for your business.Windows 10 [...]

By | June 24th, 2016|Microsoft, OS, Win10|0 Comments