Articles By David Strom

Six vexing router problems and how you can fix them

We present six of the most exasperating router problems, along with fixes -- and routers -- that could make things a lot easier. These days, having access to wireless broadband is an absolute

Published on: June 18th, 2010 David Strom

3 terrific tools to tamper-proof your e-mail

You probably know by now that any e-mail that isn't encrypted traverses the Internet in clear text that can easily be viewed with little skill and just some patience. So what are you

Published on: June 15th, 2009 David Strom

Six services for sharing and swapping business data

One of the easiest ways to collaborate with a business partner or colleague is to e-mail a document to them, but it is also one of the hardest habits to break too. And

Published on: May 19th, 2009 David Strom

Seven ways to super-size your IT department

Just because you don't have a large enterprise doesn't mean you can't run your IT operation like the big guys. Here are seven ways to help your SMB--a small or medium-size business--implement some

Published on: November 18th, 2008 David Strom

Microsoft’s Azure brings “Wild West” feel

SAN FRANCISCO - Last week, Microsoft announced its cloud-computing effort, called Azure. Fitting between Google's and's current offerings, it represents a very big step toward moving applications off the desktop and out

Published on: November 7th, 2008 David Strom

The three privacy assumptions you’re wrong about when it comes to data

Business travelers will soon need to carry the name of their corporate lawyer in addition to their passport when returning home to the United States, and they may need to bring with them

Published on: October 14th, 2008 David Strom