Update your home router

OK, this is really  not what I normally natter on about in my posts, I usually focus on commercial and enterprise goodies like O365.  BUT, this is important! Most consumer grade routers (DLink, Netgear, Linksys, Belkin, et al) are built…

O365 – SharePoint vs. OneDrive and what you really need to think about

There is a monster debate raging in MVP circles about OneDrive, OneDrive for Business (ODB) and “issues” that surround ODB.  The big thrust of the debate surrounds the sync technology in ODB and how it works.  A secondary debate rages…

O365 – The OneDrive’s – what’s the skinny?

Microsoft frequently confuses the world by reusing product names and/or tacking the same product name to multiple product offerings.  OneDrive is one of the stellar examples of this naming penchant as there are two OneDrive offerings – OneDrive and OneDrive…

Dell Server firmware update via USC (Gen10 and Gen11)

Dell offers a firmware update process at the UEFI level that can perform some updates faster/better than the Windows based updates AND the process will identify ALL needed updates so there is no guessing involved. Downside is that you need…

I got dem Ol’ Slow Terminal Server (2012) Blues!

l have been fighting with a new RDS (terminal server) install at a big customer for the last few months.  They run a line of business app that is written in Visual FoxPro9 and it has some quirks, to say…