Entries by Kirill Bensonoff

A Look At The Major Cloud Computing Players – Google

Google has been working in the cloud space for some time, and is primarily known for their Google Apps programs, which include: Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs, Google Sites and much more.

Google argues that cloud computing is the way of the future for a variety of different reasons. Google Docs, for instance, offers a level of online collaboration not seen in standard software-based solutions.

Weak passwords and their drawbacks

The topic of password strength is an important one, especially since passwords are used everywhere these days. When creating a password, it is generally a good idea to make it at least 8 characters and use numbers throughout it. Using symbols will make it even stronger. Let’s go over some reasons why weak passwords are […]

Platforms: 32-bit or 64-bit?

Technology moves fast. It’s sometimes tough to keep up with all the changes that are happening in the industry today. One of the biggest questions I’ve been asked is what is the difference between 32-bit operating systems and 64-bit operating systems and is there any benefit? Today, I’m going to cover some of the pros […]

The importance of wireless encryption

Wireless networks are everywhere. You’ll find them in airports, trains, cafe’s, businesses, homes, and many other places. Consumers commonly work with sensitive data on the internet such as financial records, medical records, and sensitive emails. Since wireless networks have become so common, it’s important to understand why you should encrypt your wireless network as well […]