Tech Blog

04
Oct
2015

Cyber Security

What is Cyber Security? Cyber Security focuses on protecting computers, networks, programs and data from unauthorized access (originating from the internet), which could lead to: identity theft, loss of data, encrypted data, virus / malware infection or even leave your computer inoperable. What has this got to do with You? Today just about ...

04
Oct
2015

To Cloud, or not to Cloud?

That is the question which many business owners face as they review their next server purchase or major software upgrade. There is so much marketing hype around the cloud, but is it the right thing to do? Our answer is: We have found there is a tipping point where the cloud can outweigh ...

30
Sep
2015

Why are all hard drives doomed to fail?

Described as spinning rust, most people see a hard drive as mundane; when actually despite being mass produced, they are extremely precisely manufactured and here are other facts about hard drives that turn the mundane in to the interesting. The read and write heads fly very close to the surface - riding ...

22
Sep
2015

Dataworx Online Backups

Dataworx Online Backups: A quick history lesson Since computers first came into being, their number one nemesis has always been the loss or corruption of data. Loss of data can come about in many different forms – hard drive failure, theft of data, theft of hardware, spilling coffee on your laptop, fire damage, water damage, files corrupting for unknown reasons, overwriting a ...

02
Sep
2015

Have you ever experienced data loss in the past? Do you want to take your backup system to the next level and ensure your important files are safe? In case you haven’t heard, Brainworx now provides “cloud backups” for your computer as a monthly hosted service under the brand of Dataworx Online ...