May 09

CTOBOB Technology Podcast 008 – Hiring and getting hired with Lou Adler

CTOBOB TECHNOLOGY PODCAST

Host: Bob Pellerin

Guest: Lou Adler of The Adler Group

Topic: Hiring and getting hired

Episode 008

Description

In this episode of CTOBOB podcast Bob Pellerin discusses the various ways of finding candidates. They discuss Lou Adler’s latest best selling book “The Essential Guide for Hiring & Getting Hired”.

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Mar 17

Disaster Recovery Planning

Getting started in a disaster recovery plan may seem difficult. We’ve assembled a simple list to get the ball going.

We highly suggest having an emergency plan in place. Small companies can get started simply by creating a binder that is to be opened and used in case of an emergency. A typical binder will include:
1. A list of all hardware, software and service providers along with their emergency phone numbers and your corresponding account numbers.
2. A list of all personnel to contact in case of an emergency (executives, IT support)
3. A list of all critical systems to the firm and the order in which they should be rescued or recreated. (Get management buy in as to the order)
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Mar 08

CTOBOB Technology Podcast 005 – Effective business communications with R. Harris

CTOBOB TECHNOLOGY PODCAST

Host: Bob Pellerin

Guest: Ric Harris

Topic: Business relationships and effective communications

Episode 005

Description

In this episode of CTOBOB podcast Bob Pellerin discusses effective business communications with Ric Harris.

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Feb 27

CTOBOB Technology Podcast 004 – Network Security with Barracuda Networks

CTOBOB TECHNOLOGY PODCAST

Host: Bob Pellerin

Guest: Kevin Sheu & Ruoting Sun of Barracuda Networks

Topic: Network Security

Episode 004

Description

In this episode of CTOBOB podcast Bob Pellerin introduces non IT executives and business owners to Barracuda Network security products and solutions. The guests are Kevin Sheu & Ruoting Sun. They answer questions related to security devices such as firewalls, Anti-Spam, Web-Filtering and best practices.

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Jan 19

CTOBOB Technology Podcast 003 – Remote connectivity with VMware.

CTOBOB TECHNOLOGY PODCAST

Host:     Bob Pellerin

Guest:   Barnaby Jeans of VMware.

Topic:    Remote connectivity

Episode 003

Description

In this episode of CTOBOB podcast Bob Pellerin introduces non IT executives and business owners to VMware’s remote connectivity solution. The guest is Barnaby Jeans of VMware. He answers questions related to remote connectivity.

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Jan 04

malware scanner

Have you ever wondered if a site was safe to visit? Here’s a site you can use to scan the questionable web site.

http://killmalware.com

 

Here is a sample of the result using our own site as an example:

 

Malware scanner report
ctobob.com

 

Malicious/Suspicious/Total urls scanned 0/0/16
Blacklisting status Clean
SE visitors redirects Clean
Hidden/Malicious iFrames Clean
Defacement signatures Clean

 

Please share the tools you use with us!

Dec 16

CTOBOB Technology Podcast 002 – Viruses and Malware with AVG Technologies.

CTOBOB TECHNOLOGY PODCAST

Host:   Bob Pellerin

Guest: Michael Kraft of AVG Technologies

Topic:  Viruses and Malware

Episode 002

Description

In this episode of CTOBOB podcast Bob Pellerin introduces non IT executives and business owners to viruses and malware. The guest is Michael Kraft of AVG Technologies. He answers questions related to viruses and safe computing habits.

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Dec 14

Microsoft Windows 7 share causes issues. Event Id 2017 error

Event Id 2017

The server was unable to allocate from the system nonpaged pool because the server reached the configured limit for nonpaged pool allocations.

Make a backup before playing with the registry please!

If you are sharing using a Windows 7 machine and are either freezing or crashing a lot try this:

HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Memory Management\LargeSystemCache (make the key a 1)

HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\LanmanServer\Parameters\Size (Make the key a 3)