Mobility

We discuss the growing importance of enterprise mobility and the technology behind mobile application development.

  • Downloads // May 2014

    Replace a Failed Critical Network Device in Under One Hour

    Replacing a failed network device can be stressful because of the potential downtime and cost to your organization. Too often, replacing a failed device takes too long because you don’t have a backup of the configuration files. For critical devices the configuration files can be very difficult and time consuming...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    V3 – Why is the app slow? Download a FREE trial of SolarWinds Application Monitor & find out.

    Why is the app slow? Download a FREE trial of SolarWinds Application Monitor & find out. 3 reasons to consider SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor: Out-of-the-box monitoring for almost everything – servers, virtual infrastructure & 150+ apps. Easy customization for your enterprise needs – customize templates,...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Dameware - Provide secure remote support to end-users located anywhere in the world.

    With DameWare Remote Support you can: Support end-users and computers located both inside & outside your firewall Remotely control the desktop of Windows®, Mac OS X® and Linux computers Take advantage of extensive security and encryption capabilities, including multiple authentication methods Centrally manage shared host lists, users & administrators,...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Free Trial - Unified IT Monitoring for Infrastructure and Applications with up.time®

    up.time is enterprise-level IT monitoring that’s up to 50% more cost effective than traditional “Big 4” monitoring tools. Get the comprehensive features, deep reporting, and proactive monitoring you need for a unified view of IT performance, availability, and capacity. up.time monitors across platforms, including all infrastructure (servers, VMs, network devices)...

    Sponsored By Uptime Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Download a FREE Trial of the Network Performance Monitor from SolarWinds!

    Monitoring your network with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM) will not only help you improve the performance of your network, but it can also have a direct impact on your organization’s bottom line. NPM will assist in: Simplifying detection, diagnosis, & resolution of network issues before outages...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® Inspector XE 2013

    Intel® Inspector XE finds memory leaks, corruption, deadlocks, data races, and more in C, C++, C#, F#, Fortran, and MPI applications. Use a normal build: no special compiler or recompiles are required. Heap growth analysis and debugger breakpoints simplify diagnosis of difficult bugs early in the development cycle―when they are...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel Parallel Studio XE 2013

    Efficiently boost application performance. This development suite offers industry-leading compilers, along with highly tuned performance libraries for math, crypto, imaging, compression, and others. Harness performance from the latest processors simply by recompiling your code. Scale for multicore and many-core architectures with Intel® Threading Building Blocks and Intel® Cilk Plus™ parallel...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® VTune ™ Amplifier XE 2013

    Advanced performance and thread profiler for C, C++, C#, Fortran, Java, and MPI developers. New pre-sets deliver easier ‟point and shoot” profiling set-up. A threading timeline, data filtering, frame analysis, and source display make it easier to tune your application for today’s and tomorrow’s processors. Powerful bandwidth and memory access...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Download a FREE Trial of the Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack from SolarWinds!

    Don’t let network performance issues cripple your organization. Monitoring and analyzing network bandwidth performance and traffic patterns will enable you to quickly detect and solve critical issues, such as bandwidth hogs or underperforming devices. With SolarWinds Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack you’ll be able to simplify detection, diagnosis, and resolution...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2014

    The gadget with a conscience (PDF download)

    Fairphone has pulled off the impossible by selling a phone that makes social responsibility its flagship feature. Here's the unlikely story of how the team did it, and what's next. Download the full feature article from Jo Best in magazine format as a free PDF that you can read on...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // May 2014

    Recover from a Network Configuration Error in Under Five Minutes

    Researchers say that over 80% of network outages are caused by human error. Many errors are made when someone makes changes to a device configuration. When a network outage occurs, the standard triage questions are "what just happened", "did something fail or was something changed", and "how do we get...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2014

    IBM Platform LSF Evaluation/Download

    IBM Platform LSF is a powerful workload management platform for demanding, distributed HPC environments. It provides a comprehensive set of intelligent, policy-driven scheduling features that enable you to utilize all of your compute infrastructure resources and ensure optimal application performance.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // May 2014

    Enable BYOD, Lower IT Workload, Zero Client Installations – Simple!

    With the growing diversity of end-user devices and the need to reduce IT overhead, organizations need to empower users with secure, browser-based access to Windows Applications and Desktops from any device, anywhere - simply and cost-effectively. Ericom AccessNow™ enables browser-based access to Windows applications and desktops hosted on Terminal...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Stadiums race to digitize (PDF download)

    Younger fans are leaving stadiums when they can't get connected, so sports teams are finally embracing technology as a way to improve the fan experience and increase the team’s bottom line. Download the full feature article from TechRepublic's Teena Hammond in magazine format as a free PDF that you can...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Business Essential: Complimentary Vulnerability Scan

    This complimentary security scanner searches for endpoint vulnerabilities, including misconfigurations, missing patches, open services and backdoors. Run the scan to receive a detailed report so you can address security vulnerabilities before they become a problem. Find out if your endpoints are secure. Try this FREE vulnerability scanner now.

    Provided By Webroot Software

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Endpoint Manager

    IBM Endpoint Manager lowers the total cost of managing and securing mobile devices, laptops, desktops, and servers – physical or virtual, on or off-network, personally or corporate-owned.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Security AppScan

    IBM® Security AppScan® enables organizations to assess the security of their applications and achieve regulatory compliance by identifying vulnerabilities and generating reports with intelligent fix recommendations to ease remediation.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Worklight Developer Edition

    IBM® Worklight is an open, comprehensive, and advanced mobile application platform that helps organizations extend their business to mobile devices. Try it today.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Your Network's Early Warning System

    Tired of getting calls asking if the network is down? SolarWinds® NPM works as your early warning system to quickly detect, diagnose, and resolve network performance problems and outages. Top 5 Reasons to Try SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor 1. Quick, Do-It-Yourself Deployment: Download. Install. Deploy. Deploying SolarWinds NPM...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Aug 2013

    Download a Free vRanger 6.0 Trial

    With Dell vRanger, you gain comprehensive protection for both virtual and physical environments from one intuitive interface. No wonder more than 40,000 customers rely on vRanger’s speed, simplicity and scalability to protect their critical data every day. Download a Free Trial!

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Jun 2013

    Control Your IT Universe with DameWare: Remote Support Made Simple, Affordable & Mobile

    DameWare Remote Support (DRS) delivers the tools you need to remotely manage the Windows® desktops and laptops in your IT universe. DRS includes DameWare Mini Remote control for powerful remote troubleshooting & management. Comprehensive Active Directory functionality, including filtering objects & attributes. Inventory & manage everything from domains to logs...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jun 2013

    Easy, cloud-based monitoring of network, server, and application performance.

    Would you like an easier, more efficient way to make sure your network, servers, hypervisors, applications, and storage are performing the way they should? LogicMonitor is a cloud-based monitoring solution that lets you leverage a turnkey, redundant monitoring platform rather than pay your sysadmins to spend a lot of time...

    Provided By LogicMonitor

  • Downloads // May 2013

    Research: Leaders share software-defined networking's benefits, obstacles, favored vendors (AU)

    In April 2013, TechRepublic conducted an online survey to find out who is using software-defined networking (SDN), why they plan to implement it, and the results they've experienced.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // May 2013

    ClearSight Analyzer - Download the Free Software Trial

    The ClearSight Analyzer on TruView provides an intuitive, easy-to-use interface for unparalleled application analysis. ClearSight shows the health of applications on your network and drills down to more detailed information. You don’t have to be an expert packet decoder to solve application problems.

    Provided By Fluke Networks

  • Downloads // May 2013

    Enhance IT Security with SolarWinds® Log & Event Manager

    What will you do when the security systems implemented to secure your IT environment are not secure anymore? Do you know what’s lurking in your network to exploit vulnerabilities and compromise IT security? SolarWinds Log & Event Manager (LEM) provides real-time insight and awareness into all your security, operational...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2013

    It's time for multi-platform Enterprise Mobility Management

    Smartphones and tablets are proliferating in the workplace, with corporate and personal-owned devices often used side-by-side, driven by user demand and business strategy. Support of BYOD, end-user device choice, multiple operating systems and personal use on corporate devices is increasingly common. But with multiple platforms, mixed ownership and higher usage...

    Provided By BlackBerry Enterprise Service

  • Downloads // Jan 2013

    Eliminate Network Traffic Jams with SolarWinds Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack

    Are bandwidth abusers creating network gridlock and interrupting your critical business processes? By gaining access to network performance insights, you can identify your biggest problem areas and implement solutions immediately. Find out which applications, protocols and users are particularly troublesome and plan a course of action to get your...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    Maximize Your Network with SolarWinds Top 5 Free Virtualization Management Tools

    Supervising a virtualized infrastructure can be quite tricky. In order to keep your system running smoothly you must be able to balance performance, capacity, configuration and usage, all in multiple environments. With SolarWinds Top 5 Free Virtualization Management Tools you'll be able to cover all your bases, from monitoring...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    Web Help Desk

    Satisfying customers isn't as simple as keeping phone lines open 24/7. Customer support is an intricate process that needs to be fully backed by intelligent IT solutions and strategy. By automating, mobilizing and streamlining support, businesses are more likely to satisfy and retain loyal customers. With SolarWinds Help Desk,...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    5 Free Tools for Network Troubleshooting & Monitoring

    The ability to monitor your network in real-time can mean the difference between stagnation and success. The right mix of solutions and strategy can help ensure that your online ecosystem is up and running at all times. SolarWinds tools enable you to configure, monitor and troubleshoot your network easily...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    Get Three Top Tools to Fight Network Bandwidth Hogs - FREE!

    With SolarWinds, managing the performance and security of your network, servers, applications, websites, virtual machines and storage devices has never been easier or more affordable. To prove it - here are three solutions to things that bug you every day - yours to download absolutely free, right now. SolarWinds...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    Stay Connected to Your Organization No Matter Where You Are with DameWare Remote Support

    With roughly 20% of all adults working remotely at least once a month, organizations can no longer allow telecommuting to become synonymous with dropping the ball. For IT professionals, the ability to maintain the same level of productivity remotely as they do within the office could mean the difference between...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Oct 2012

    Analyze and Accelerate Network Speed with SolarWinds Free Real-Time NetFlow Analyzer

    A network's speed can mean the difference between an effective and a stagnant organization. By identifying technical issues or network hogs in real time, you can ensure that your employees are always getting things done rather than sitting around twiddling their thumbs. With SolarWinds Free Real-Time NetFlow Analyzer, you'll...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Secure Copy trial download

    Migrate Quickly, Easily and Securely - for Free! Migrating data between Windows-based devices? It isn't just moving information - it's copying data, permissions, shares, users and groups, and doing it securely and with little or no downtime. Are you ready for the headaches and time commitment? If not, you...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Download the Top 5 Free Tools for Network Troubleshooting & Monitoring from SolarWinds® Today!

    Make your life easier in five new ways with these great tools to help you monitor and troubleshoot network problems. All yours, all free, compliments of SolarWinds. Quickly & easily identify network bandwidth hogs with Real-Time Netflow Analyzer Monitor performance & availability for your favorite network device...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jun 2012

    Office 365 vs. Google Apps: Email and messaging comparison chart

    This chart compares the email and messaging features offered by Microsoft Office 365 and Google Apps to help you determine which (if either) suite meets your business needs. You can read the accompanying blog post in The Enterprise Cloud blog.

    Provided By Ian Hardenburgh

  • Downloads // Apr 2012

    Integration Guide for IBM TivoliNetcool/OMNIbus, Network Manager, and Netcool Configuration Manager

    This IBM? Redbooks? publication covers the integration scenarios for IBM Tivoli? Network Manager, IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus, and IBM Tivoli Netcool? Configuration Manager. These three products working together provide a comprehensive solution for network and event management, and network configuration management, within the context of service availability and performance management.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Apr 2012

    Quest Migration Assessment Tool (QMAT)

    Considering a migration? The Quest Migration Assessment Tool evaluates Microsoft Exchange Online, Google Gmail, and Microsoft Exchange 2010, and compares features with your existing Exchange 2003/2007 environment. It's browser based and free! Try it today.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2012

    HTML5 Client for Web Access to VMware View - Ericom AccessNow

    Using Ericom AcessNow, a pure browser based HTML5 RDP client, VMware customers gain instant access to full-fledged VMware View desktops from any PC, Mac, Linux, Chromebook, iPad, Android, and other devices, e.g., tablet or smartphone, using any HTML5 browser supporting the WebSocket protocol. Zero client support and maintenance, lowers IT...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2012

    Ericom Blaze RDP Acceleration & Compression

    Slow & choppy RDP experiences make it hard to work productively with graphics-rich applications & content in Terminal Services and VDI environments. Ericom Blaze software delivers super quick access to applications with high graphic content, such as pdfs, ppt, 2-D applications, and Flash. This stand-alone software accelerates RDP network traffic...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // May 2014

    Replace a Failed Critical Network Device in Under One Hour

    Replacing a failed network device can be stressful because of the potential downtime and cost to your organization. Too often, replacing a failed device takes too long because you don’t have a backup of the configuration files. For critical devices the configuration files can be very difficult and time consuming...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Download a FREE Trial of the Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack from SolarWinds!

    Don’t let network performance issues cripple your organization. Monitoring and analyzing network bandwidth performance and traffic patterns will enable you to quickly detect and solve critical issues, such as bandwidth hogs or underperforming devices. With SolarWinds Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack you’ll be able to simplify detection, diagnosis, and resolution...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Dameware - Provide secure remote support to end-users located anywhere in the world.

    With DameWare Remote Support you can: Support end-users and computers located both inside & outside your firewall Remotely control the desktop of Windows®, Mac OS X® and Linux computers Take advantage of extensive security and encryption capabilities, including multiple authentication methods Centrally manage shared host lists, users & administrators,...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    V3 – Why is the app slow? Download a FREE trial of SolarWinds Application Monitor & find out.

    Why is the app slow? Download a FREE trial of SolarWinds Application Monitor & find out. 3 reasons to consider SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor: Out-of-the-box monitoring for almost everything – servers, virtual infrastructure & 150+ apps. Easy customization for your enterprise needs – customize templates,...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Free Trial - Unified IT Monitoring for Infrastructure and Applications with up.time®

    up.time is enterprise-level IT monitoring that’s up to 50% more cost effective than traditional “Big 4” monitoring tools. Get the comprehensive features, deep reporting, and proactive monitoring you need for a unified view of IT performance, availability, and capacity. up.time monitors across platforms, including all infrastructure (servers, VMs, network devices)...

    Sponsored By Uptime Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® Inspector XE 2013

    Intel® Inspector XE finds memory leaks, corruption, deadlocks, data races, and more in C, C++, C#, F#, Fortran, and MPI applications. Use a normal build: no special compiler or recompiles are required. Heap growth analysis and debugger breakpoints simplify diagnosis of difficult bugs early in the development cycle―when they are...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel Parallel Studio XE 2013

    Efficiently boost application performance. This development suite offers industry-leading compilers, along with highly tuned performance libraries for math, crypto, imaging, compression, and others. Harness performance from the latest processors simply by recompiling your code. Scale for multicore and many-core architectures with Intel® Threading Building Blocks and Intel® Cilk Plus™ parallel...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® VTune ™ Amplifier XE 2013

    Advanced performance and thread profiler for C, C++, C#, Fortran, Java, and MPI developers. New pre-sets deliver easier ‟point and shoot” profiling set-up. A threading timeline, data filtering, frame analysis, and source display make it easier to tune your application for today’s and tomorrow’s processors. Powerful bandwidth and memory access...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Download a FREE Trial of the Network Performance Monitor from SolarWinds!

    Monitoring your network with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM) will not only help you improve the performance of your network, but it can also have a direct impact on your organization’s bottom line. NPM will assist in: Simplifying detection, diagnosis, & resolution of network issues before outages...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Stadiums race to digitize (PDF download)

    Younger fans are leaving stadiums when they can't get connected, so sports teams are finally embracing technology as a way to improve the fan experience and increase the team’s bottom line. Download the full feature article from TechRepublic's Teena Hammond in magazine format as a free PDF that you can...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Mar 2007

    Use Microsoft Message Queuing in C# for inter-process communication

    Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ) is a way to send messages to a queue for later processing. The messages are sent to the queue by a "Producer" application, and retrieved from the queue by a "Consumer" application. These two applications can be on the same machine, across a network, or even...

    Provided By Zach Smith

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    The 10 most useful Gmail shortcuts

    If you're a keyboard fan, you may want to view Google's built-in list of seventy billion Gmail shortcuts. But if you're a keyboard fan with a lot of work to do, maybe this short list will be more helpful.This download is also available as an entry in our 10...

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    10 tips for effective Active Directory design

    The way you design your Active Directory can make a huge difference in how well your network functions and how easy it is to administer. These best practices will help you maximize efficiency, simplify maintenance, and readily manage AD as needs change. This download is also available as

    Provided By Brien Posey

  • Downloads // Jul 2008

    Track a user's Internet Explorer History with IEHistoryView

    Tracking a user's browsing history can be both an expensive and a daunting task, especially if you're a one-man shop in a small company. IEHistoryView from NirSoft is a simple, yet powerful, tool you can use to quickly see a user's browsing history. This download is also available as an...

    Provided By Wally Bahny

  • Downloads // Apr 2008

    How do I... Install and configure a DNS server in Windows Server 2008?

    As many of you are probably aware, DNS is now the name resolution system of choice in Windows. Without it, computers would have a very tough time communicating with each other. However, most Windows administrators still rely on WINS for name resolution on local area networks and some have little...

    Provided By Steven Warren

  • Downloads // May 2014

    The gadget with a conscience (PDF download)

    Fairphone has pulled off the impossible by selling a phone that makes social responsibility its flagship feature. Here's the unlikely story of how the team did it, and what's next. Download the full feature article from Jo Best in magazine format as a free PDF that you can read on...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // May 2014

    Enable BYOD, Lower IT Workload, Zero Client Installations – Simple!

    With the growing diversity of end-user devices and the need to reduce IT overhead, organizations need to empower users with secure, browser-based access to Windows Applications and Desktops from any device, anywhere - simply and cost-effectively. Ericom AccessNow™ enables browser-based access to Windows applications and desktops hosted on Terminal...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Jun 2012

    Office 365 vs. Google Apps: Email and messaging comparison chart

    This chart compares the email and messaging features offered by Microsoft Office 365 and Google Apps to help you determine which (if either) suite meets your business needs. You can read the accompanying blog post in The Enterprise Cloud blog.

    Provided By Ian Hardenburgh

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    10 tips for securing a Microsoft Access database

    A few best practices can go a long way toward protecting your Access data from careless or overly curious users. Here are some simple ways to add a few layers of security to a database.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10+ Microsoft Office add-ins to simplify your work

    The right add-in can provide helpful features and make existing Office capabilities easier to use. Susan Harkins has rounded up a selection of handy add-ins for various Office applications.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    10+ tips for working In Outlook's Calendar view

    Outlook offers numerous calendaring features -- more than a lot of users know about. These pointers will help you tap into the most useful Outlook functionality.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    10 steps to shading alternate rows in a filtered worksheet

    Excel makes it easy to set up patterned shading -- unless you filter your data. This slick workaround prevents the filter from disrupting your shading scheme.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Apr 2008

    How do I... Avoid e-mail spam using Outlook tools?

    As more and more spam finds your Inbox, it's harder to find legitimate mail. Regrettably, at least from the recipients' point of view, it looks like spam is here to stay. You can't keep spammers from sending you e-mail, but you can make sure you don't ever see it. Susan...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    10 ways to improve your office etiquette (and avoid being the annoying co-worker)

    Office environments typically require us to work in fairly close quarters, so a little consideration and cooperation can make life a lot easier. These guidelines will help you -- or maybe the irritating colleague in the next cube -- avoid distracting and potentially obnoxious behavior.This download is also available as...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Apr 2008

    10 ways to handle disagreements effectively

    Disagreements at work come with the territory -- but they aren't necessarily a bad thing. Handled properly, disagreements often can lead to productive gains and unexpected solutions. Calvin Sun offers some tips to help you make sure disagreements stay under control.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Jul 2008

    10 keyboard shortcuts to improve your Linux experience

    A few simple keyboard shortcuts can make your work in Linux far more efficient. Jack Wallen runs through 10 of his favorites, for both desktop environments and window managers.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    10 reasons for switching to a different Linux distribution

    Sooner or later, you're going to get the urge to switch distributions -- maybe for a change of pace or maybe out of more practical considerations. Here's a look at some of the most common reasons users feel compelled to make that jump.This download is also available as an...

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    Outlook 2010 includes some notable refinements

    The upcoming version of Outlook offers some useful capabilities, including conversation threading, Quick Steps, and enhanced contact and calendaring features.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Derek Schauland

  • Downloads // Jul 2009

    10 tools to connect to wireless networks in Linux

    Mobile Linux users have a variety of options when it comes to wireless connectivity tools. Jack Wallen outlines some of the best choices to help you find one that will work for you.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Nov 2009

    10 things Android phones do better than the iPhone

    Jack Wallen has jumped on the Android bandwagon in a big way. Find out which features won him over.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // May 2010

    10 ways to get a network connection when there's no network handy

    Being stuck without a network connection isn't just an inconvenience; in some cases, it could compromise your job. Here are a few fallback options that may save the day.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    10 cool upcoming features in OpenOffice

    The latest release of OpenOffice is right around the corner, and it promises to close the gap on a lot of features found in rival apps. Here's what you have to look forward to.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    10 ways to dodge Linux hardware issues

    If you've been grappling with Linux hardware problems, take heart: Jack Wallen has some strategies for resolving common issues -- or avoiding them in the first place.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    10 things that make software user-friendly

    A product that's difficult to figure out, inefficient to use, or poorly supported is not going to win much of a user base. See whether you agree with these criteria for user-friendliness.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    10 must-have Android apps

    The Android Market is teeming with apps that can make your life easier in countless ways. These 10 are among the best.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Jan 2008

    10 techniques for gathering requirements

    It's difficult to build a solution if you don't know the requirements. The "elicitation" step is where the requirements are first gathered from the client, and there are lots of ways to go about it. Each technique has value in certain circumstances, and you'll often need multiple techniques to gain...

    Provided By Tom Mochal

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    10 things they didn't tell you about mobile working

    Jeff Dray reflects on the role of mobile networking in his work as a roving IT support pro and shares some of the mobility "rules" he's discovered over the years.This download is also available as an entry in our User Support blog.

    Provided By Jeff Dray

  • Downloads // Jul 2009

    10 cool features to look forward to in Office 2010

    With the release of the Office 2010 Technical Preview, details are finally starting to roll in. Deb Shinder highlights some of the features she thinks might make the new version worth the upgrade.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog and as a photo gallery.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Is Microsoft shooting its other foot with Windows 7 on netbooks?

    With the release of Microsoft Windows 7 set to occur in 2009, it leads one to contemplate the possibility of Windows 7 as a netbook operating system. In this week's Windows Vista and Windows 7 Report, Greg Shultz considers whether Microsoft's OS plans for the next generation of netbooks makes...

    Provided By Greg Shultz

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    Geek Gift Guide 2008: Amazon Kindle

    With its paper-like display, wireless capability, PC-free operation, and thousands of titles from Amazon's catalog behind it, the Kindle may be the first e-book reader to gain broad acceptance.TechRepublic's Bill Detwiler tested the Kindle for several weeks--reading a work from one of his favorite authors, perusing Amazon's Kindle...

    Provided By Bill Detwiler