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Five worthy reads: The privacy implications of AI

Five worthy reads is a regular column on five noteworthy items we’ve discovered while researching trending and timeless topics. This week, we explore the relationship between AI and data privacy.

From smart devices and voice assistants to mediating traffic and …

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What is vulnerability management and why should enterprises adopt it?

In the current digital era, enterprises across the world heavily rely on information systems for day-to-day operations and for accessing business-related data. In essential institutions, such as banking and financial, health, and government, protecting information is critical and any security …

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ManageEngine named a Champion in IT asset management by Info-Tech Research Group

Desktop Central earns top honors in ITAM

Businesses are composed of different departments, and IT is one of the most crucial. Considering the amount of data that circulates in a network environment, the important role of the IT team continues to increase. To manage and control complex …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday December 2019 fixes 36 vulnerabilities

The final Patch Tuesday of the year is here. Just a week or two of wrestling around with updates, and then all you sysadmins out there can enjoy the holiday season assured of a job well done. For those of …

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Windows 7 to Windows 10 migrations, Part four: A one-stop migration solution

In this blog series, we’ve looked at the consequences of using Windows 7 at its end-of-life, and the complexities of and best practices for migrating network computers to Windows 10. In the last part of this blog series, …

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Windows 7 to Windows 10 migrations, Part three: The quick, easy, and advanced methods of deploying the OS

In part two of this blog series, we saw in detail how computers will be affected by Windows 7 end-of-life, and also looked at the complexities involved in the Windows 10 migration process. Windows 10 is being referred to …

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Windows 7 to Windows 10 migrations, Part two: Hardships and complexities in the process

In our previous blog, we discussed why you need to upgrade Windows 7 after the end-of-life period. Windows 7 machines can be upgraded to either Windows 8.1 or to Windows 10 operating systems (OS). Although Microsoft ended mainstream support …

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ManageEngine makes its mark in the Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) segment once again!

ManageEngine named a Major Player in the 2019 Forrester Wave for Unified Endpoint Management (UEM)

We are ecstatic that ManageEngine has been named a Contender in the Forrester Wave™: Unified Endpoint Management (UEM), Q4 2019 report. We’ve recently focused on improving the employee experience by working directly with customers to develop a deep understanding …

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How many domain admins is too many? 

Administrative accounts and groups have powerful rights, privileges, and permissions to perform critical actions in Active Directory (AD), member servers, and workstations. There are four main built-in administrative groups in AD: Enterprise Admins, Domain Admins, Schema Admins, and the Administrators. …

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