How to troubleshoot Exchange ActiveSync connections

Ensuring that Exchange ActiveSync is working properly on both your Exchange infrastructure and your users’ myriad mobile devices is one of the most important things you can do. Usually, EAS works perfectly well, so this is not a problem for you. But occasionally, things do fail, so knowing what to look at and how to troubleshoot are critical skills. This article should help get you started.

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Embrace the cloud without compromising security

GFI WebMonitor’s inbuilt understanding of the most popular web-based applications and cloud services can help sysadmins enforce policy and protect users.

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Does your bandwidth belong to autoplay videos and ads?

Here’s how you can protect your users from the bandwidth leeches like autoplay video ads, as well as from malware, phishing sites, and policy violations.

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Tonight’s forecast…cloudy with a chance of compromise!

Over the past few weeks we have seen data on cloud storage services being compromised. Does this mean you should not trust cloud services?

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Block harmful websites or else…

When Internet access is completely unrestricted, bad things can happen with alarming frequency. Companies’ IT or security teams need to implement technical protections to block harmful websites, or employees can quickly find their workstations compromised by malware.

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Embedded tech – wearable tech’s next frontier

The bounty hunter Aurra Sing isn’t a central character in Star Wars. Yet, she really caught my imagination thanks to the built-in comlink antenna protruding from her head.  What a cool way to communicate (since we can’t all be Jedi Masters, able transmit our thoughts without any high-tech aids!) To me, this is the ultimate […]

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A different kind of working day for GFI volunteers

A team of volunteers from GFI’s Malta office took part in a Hands-on Day organized by the Rotary Club Malta on Saturday, May 10. The event was held at Dar Fejda – a residential home for girls – with the aim of improving the facilities there. The GFI contingent, composed of GFI employees and their […]

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Developing IT systems at the heart of the business

As Emmanuel Gravino celebrates his 15th anniversary at GFI’s Malta office, Angelica Micallef Trigona catches up with him to learn more about his career – from his initial apprenticeship to his leadership role today in systems development.

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Nine months in the making [Video]

GFI Software’s Malta team recently moved from three separate offices into one. The new, state-of-the art office is located in Mriehel, a central town populated with business and industrial premises. Enjoy this visual journey that takes you from the initial works on the building in March 2013, to completion and relocation in December 2013. This […]

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IT according to Emmanuel: Something you love, live and experience

Emmanuel Carabott, Security Research Manager at GFI and a writer on this blog, celebrates his 15th anniversary with the company this month. Angelica Micallef Trigona interviews him to learn more about his passion for IT and for GFI itself.

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