Christmas Quiz Answer Page

Christmas TV and Movie Special Quiz – ANSWER PAGE

Computer Support in Santa Barbara by IT Professionals

A question often asked by perspective customers is to verbalize CIO Solutions’ differentiators as an IT Support firm in Santa Barbara.

Local IT Support in Santa Barbara

Your Local lT Community? Santa Barbara – I love it here. Let’s face it – Santa Barbara is a small town by almost any standard, and that’s what makes it special, at least amongst countless other reasons such as its natural beauty, relaxed culture, delicious farmers’ market produce and world-famous restaurants, so on and so… Read more »

IT Support Tips for Santa Barbara

The first job that I got in Santa Barbara was doing IT support at UCSB. Students could buy a network card for their computers for about $150 and I would help them get it connected to something new called “the internet.” A lot has changed.

Review of Microsoft Security Essentials

Review of Microsoft Security Essentials Near the end of September of 2009, Microsoft released its free anti-malware all-in-one software solution to the public.

Windows 7

Windows 7 By: Chase Christian As you probably have already seen via their recent marketing blitz, Microsoft recently released their newest OS, Windows 7, towards the end of October.

Microsoft’s Direct X11: Coming Soon to a PC Near You

Microsoft’s DirectX 11: Coming Soon to a PC Near You By: Ryan Popke, CIO Solutions With the launch of Windows 7 we are seeing Microsoft’s latest API (Application Programming Interfaces):

Online Holiday Shopping

Online Holiday Shopping By: Allison Bolger This holiday season, lessen the hassle of finding gifts by shopping online. In a time where green is good and frugality is key, the internet proves to be a favorable resource for consumers

CIO Infrastructure Up to Date with vSphere (VMware ESX 4.0)

By Andrew West, CTO CIO Solutions has just completed its upgrade to VMware vSphere, aka ESX 4.0. In addition to the new benefits and features we are enjoying including native Storage vMotion, Distributed vSwitches, the ability to expand VMFS volumes on the fly, Fault Tolerance, simple host patch management with Update Manager, and others, we... Read more »

Netbooks vs. Laptops

Netbooks: From the Third World to the Third Cloud on the Left