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Welcome Windows 10!

Welcome Windows 10!  With excitement and a little trepidation, I’ve installed the publically-available Windows 10 OS on a test machine.  The machine originally had a clean, current install of Windows 7 x64 w/SP1.  I downloaded the ISO (over 5.8GB for both the 32 & 64 bit versions) so I could use it again and again […]

Latest Project: LTSP

What is LTSP? LTSP stands for the Linux Terminal Server Project.  This is a selection of free, open-source software that runs on the free Linux operating system.  LTSP runs on a central server and allows the use of inexpensive, and often older PCs, to be used as workstations.  The workstations boot from and run software […]

Windows XP End-of-Life

You may or may not know that Microsoft has ended support for the Windows XP operating system as of April 8, 2014.  This means Microsoft will no longer support the OS with updates or security patches, etc.  While this doesn’t mean you  have to stop using it, you should take some precautions as to HOW […]