First Look at Microsoft Office 2010 – I’m Impressed

As founder and CEO of Capital Network Solutions, I’m always on the lookout for improvements to Microsoft products for our clientele.  So when Office 2010 beta applications became available, I downloaded and installed them eagerly.  Although I have not gone through all the applications in depth, what I’ve tested is a major improvement over Office [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 February 15th, 2010|Uncategorized|Comments Off on First Look at Microsoft Office 2010 – I’m Impressed

Take a sneak peak at Microsoft Office 2010

Take a sneak peak at Microsoft Office 2010 Download the eBook, First Look: Microsoft Office 2010 by Katherine Murray, which offers 14 chapters of early content. The book introduces you to the changes in Office 2010 and shows you how you can make the most of the new features to fit the way you work [...]

By | 2010-02-15T12:33:54+00:00 February 15th, 2010|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Take a sneak peak at Microsoft Office 2010

6 Critical Facts Every Business Owner Must Know About Protecting Data

Despite the many computer disasters that can occur, most small business owners have no proactive monitoring in place and do not regularly maintain their network. Worse than neglecting their networks and backups, few business owners have a plan for disaster recovery.  While others mistakenly believe their existing IT provider is looking after all their needs [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 February 12th, 2010|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 6 Critical Facts Every Business Owner Must Know About Protecting Data

Citrix Offers Trade-up to XenDesktop 4 Program

A unique opportunity for customers to add desktop virtualization to their proven XenApp implementation and save up to 80%. The Trade-up to XenDesktop 4 Program gives XenApp customers a simple and cost-effective path to the most complete desktop virtualization solution— XenDesktop 4. With XenDesktop 4, customers can do everything they do today with XenApp and [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 February 10th, 2010|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Citrix Offers Trade-up to XenDesktop 4 Program

Good artical on Remote Access from iPhones, Mac, Etc called “How to keep Mac users happy with desktop virtualization”

This article came from Brian Madden, one of the most respected people when it comes to virtualization.  The article outlines the many ways users can assess their PC’s and Macs from your PC, Mac or iPhone.  Users are asking for mobile access more and more so it is good to know what options IT has. [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 16th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Good artical on Remote Access from iPhones, Mac, Etc called “How to keep Mac users happy with desktop virtualization”

CNS AttendAnywhere Training

Gain the benefits of Vendor Authorized Technical Training from any location  Introducing  AttendAnywhere, Capital Network Solutions, Inc. (CNS) new training delivery model.  Students can now attend Instructor-led Citrix classes in the CNS classroom, or from the convenience of their office or home.  Our new model enables those individuals interested in attending vendor authorized training to [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 15th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CNS AttendAnywhere Training

Windows 7: It Just Works!

You may be asking yourself - why all the hype on Windows 7 (after the, ahem, lukewarm reception of Windows Vista)? That is until you experience Windows 7 and the doubts easily melt away.   CNS was part of the Beta test for Windows 7 and most of  our tech’s have been using it since Q1 2009. According [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 14th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Windows 7: It Just Works!

CNS Referral Program

Refer a company to CNS and we'll give you up to $1,000 AND give the new client up to $1,000 too! As an CNS client, you know what we do for your business better than anyone. And many of our clients are already telling colleagues, friends, and business associates about our services and we want [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 11th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CNS Referral Program

Backing up critical XenApp components

I have a best practice of backing up several key things for any Citrix implementation.  Most of our Citrix servers do get backed up on a regular basis, but outside of the daily backups I like to keep a small thumb drive with some critical configuration information that would go a long way toward building [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 11th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Backing up critical XenApp components

Hyper-V Core R2 “Windows installation cannot proceed”

Had an interesting dilemna the other day. I had a HP DL360 G5 system already loaded with Windows 2008 server and hyper-v. However, I wanted to put the free, hyper-v r2 core on there instead. About half-way through the installation, I received an error that windows installation cannot proceed. Ok. I tried it again, failed. [...]

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 November 24th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hyper-V Core R2 “Windows installation cannot proceed”