Spiceworks

Aug 9, 2018
2006
Austin, TX, USA
Jan 28, 2019   |  By Peter
You know the saying: "better safe than sorry." In information technology, that phrase usually refers to backups and disaster recovery — having redundant data and infrastructure in place to help mitigate risk when something inevitably goes wrong.
Dec 10, 2018   |  By Peter
Even though email is ubiquitous in the workplace, and is undoubtedly a useful communication tool, using it can also pose some challenges. Email is prone to spam, it can be unnecessarily slow, and it’s easy for email recipients to be dropped from threads or excluded from conversations entirely — which can lead to missed connections and frustration.
Nov 14, 2018   |  By Peter
At last, we’ve reached the home stretch of 2018. Every year, as the remaining days on the calendar grow scarce, we can count on many familiar things: brisk winter nights, feasts with family and friends, and bright holiday lights. And of course, we can expect people everywhere to make predictions about the coming year.
Nov 7, 2018   |  By Peter
With favorable economic conditions in many countries, unemployment rates in the U.S. and UK at historically low levels, and tech workers in high demand, indicators suggest it should be a good time for IT professionals to get ahead in their careers. But how many businesses are currently hiring, and what types of IT skills are in demand? And how optimistic are IT pros that they’ll be able to get a raise, or move on to a better job within next year?
Oct 23, 2018   |  By Peter
Disaster recovery involves planning for the worst so organizations can quickly bounce back from a disruptive event. To prepare for hardware failure, power outages, human error, natural disasters — or whatever type of disaster life has in store — companies should put together a disaster recovery plan that identifies risks and outlines steps to mitigate them. For example, to minimize downtime, companies might regularly back up important data and set up redundant offsite infrastructure.
Oct 29, 2018   |  By Spiceworks
Another day. Another dime. Another tech caper in the queue. Worry not, weary viewer: Private I.T. is on the scene.
Jul 25, 2018   |  By Spiceworks
In honor of #SysAdminDay, we took IT to the streets of Austin to get the word on all things technology. Our final stop is at the famous bat bridge to find out what IT terms means to some of the locals!
Jul 25, 2018   |  By Spiceworks
In honor of #SysAdminDay, we took IT to the streets of Austin to get the word on all things technology. Our second stop is at the capital building to find out what IT means to some of the locals!
Jul 24, 2018   |  By Spiceworks
Account-based marketing is one of the best ways to target and win over IT buyers. In this video, Megan Lueders, CMO of Zenoss, shares a few easy-to-digest nuggets of wisdom to help you get started.
Jul 24, 2018   |  By Spiceworks
In honor of #SysAdminDay, we took IT to the streets of Austin to get the word on all things technology. First stop, a legendary carb mecca on historic 6th Street in downtown Austin. We heard from some local diners at Voodoo Doughnut on what SysAdmin means (if anything) to them.