GFI MailEssentials: like a fine wine, maturing and evolving with the times

For more than 16 years, GFI MailEssentials has been protecting email servers in businesses around the world. Email is a major communication tool and, inevitably, it is also the target of malware distributors and spammers. Just as email usage continues to evolve, so does GFI MailEssentials; and our development teams have been busy beefing up […]

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Happy Fourth of July from GFI!

We would like to wish a very happy Independence Day to our friends, colleagues and followers from the United States! To mark the occasion, we put together a very short video featuring some of us here at GFI Malta wearing red, blue and/or white, and with the American flag.

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27 days, 32 teams, 66 matches, 99 hours – all your bandwidth… It’s the World Cup! [Infographic]

The World Cup is coming: 27 days, 32 teams, 66 matches and 99 hours of soccer. A dream come true every four years for soccer fans around the world. As is always the case with major sporting events – from March Madness in the US, to the global Olympics – sporting enthusiasts will be keen […]

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What’s your sign? The sys admin’s zodiac

Sys admins, alchemists, astrologers… all three jobs seems to be part fantasy and part mythology to people who don’t do the job. The subject came up around the table recently and we started to compare the traditional traits of the various Zodiac signs to those of the typical sys admin role and character. Of course, […]

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Which chess piece are you?

In IT, as in Chess, sometimes you have to play the long game, sometimes the short. You can try to come out on the offensive, but far too often you find yourself playing defense to stay in the game, forced to react to your opponent’s moves. Although you want to be proactive and stay ahead […]

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Wi-Fi glossary -71 terms you need to know

With the growing popularity of Wi-Fi and its increasing prominence in corporate networks, it is important to understand the various terms, acronyms, and standards that are rapidly becoming a part of the lingo. To that end, we’ve put together this glossary of common terms that are used.

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The latest updates from GFI LanGuard!

Today we launched the latest version of GFI LanGuard 2014. Cristian Florian, product manager for GFI LanGuard, talks about the updates.

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Earth Day 2014: 18 tips for greener IT

Today we mark Earth Day, and hopefully remind everyone that they can play their part, not just today, but every day, to help preserve what is left of our planet and its natural resources. IT can do a lot to operate in a more green fashion – it will benefit the planet, and can save […]

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April showers bring May flowers…And the end of an era

Upgrades necessary as key Microsoft products go end-of-life April 2014 is a significant month for many reasons. Spring weather finally returns to the Northern hemisphere. The Final Four NCAA tournament games will all be played. And three of the most widely deployed and impactful products from Microsoft all reach their end of life. In case […]

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13 tips to make your email work for you

Email is a double-edged sword. You cannot work without it, yet the daily, incessant flow of emails drives you up the wall. Well, if you can’t beat email, there’s still a lot you can do to make your email work for you. Here are a few tips to implement both on the client and server […]

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