Archive for month: December, 2014

Defending Your Business Against Spyware and Adware | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT –

Most businesses take steps to protect against network penetration. They monitor and manage traffic at the network perimeter, carefully controlling what is permitted into the infrastructure. However, two of the ...

Is Adobe Creative Cloud Right for You? | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

Having ended perpetual licensing for Creative Suite products, Adobe now provides a subscription-based way to access its market-leading solutions. But is this new approach the right one for you? Ultimately, Adob...

VDI Thin Clients: How to Choose the Best Thin Clients | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

As Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) continues to evolve, more organizations are turning to thin clients to reduce costs and streamline management. With functionality limited to serving desktops retrieved fr...

Windows 10: Three Things You Should Know | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

As Microsoft continues to prepare for the release of Windows 10 in 2015, there are a few things that you should know as soon as possible. First, don’t spend your time searching for Windows 9. Microsoft made the...

The Best Home Wi-Fi Unit on the Market? | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

Consumer routers tend to operate a great distance behind their enterprise counterparts. After all, most home Wi-Fi units are not expected to perform at fast speeds across large distances. However, Linksys’ new ...

Powerful Web Filtering with Sophos | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

Whenever data comes into or out of your network infrastructure, it is exposed to considerable risk. Unfortunately, this threat is hard to mitigate when your users access data both within and outside of your net...

Cisco AC Wi-Fi is the Future | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

As the global internet infrastructure continues to improve, the demands placed on Wi-Fi access points are higher than ever. Gigabit Wi-Fi, known as 802.11ac, takes performance of wireless internet signals to th...

Why Cloud Desktop-as-a-Service Will Succeed Where VDI Failed | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

In an attempt to minimize hardware costs, many enterprises took advantage of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI). With operating systems and desktops hosted in virtual machines, the cost and complexity of mana...

Citrix Virtualization – Pros and Cons | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

When it comes to virtualization, there are many solutions to choose from. However, Citrix virtualization is an effective way to deliver applications, with some unique advantages over competing solutions. Betwee...

Leveraging the Dropbox Cloud for business | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT

With more than 300 million users worldwide, Dropbox is well-established as a leader in cloud backup and sharing services. However, recent months have seen the company establish itself as an intelligent choice f...