Microsoft unified communications Lync system moves closer to proverbial PBX replacement option

Microsoft is talking about its upgraded Lync unified communications platform, revealing client support for more devices, server features for better meetings and collaboration as well as integration with the peer-to-peer voice and video service Skype. While it is clearly a good UC choice for customers with needs that align with Lync’s strengths, it’s not yet […]

ASP security tools

When working with an ASP, it is a good idea to ask whether or not they are using specific tools to enhance the security for their end users. There are many tools available that can increase your Internet security, and the list is growing daily. For example, Atalla ( offers self-contained, PCI-based, cryptographic hardware. These […]

Shields Up

Category: Network Security UtilityName of tool: Shields Up Company name: Gibson Research. Price: free URL: Windows platforms supported: 95, 98, NT, 2000 Quick description: Network connection test tool that examines your computer for potential Internet security breaches. Strom-meter: **** = Very cool and useful Key features: All done via a browser; there is no […]