15 12, 2009

CNS AttendAnywhere Training

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 15th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 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 [...]

14 12, 2009

Windows 7: It Just Works!

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 14th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 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 [...]

11 12, 2009

CNS Referral Program

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 11th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 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 [...]

11 12, 2009

Backing up critical XenApp components

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 December 11th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 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 [...]

24 11, 2009

Hyper-V Core R2 “Windows installation cannot proceed”

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 November 24th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 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. [...]

20 11, 2009

Get a quick estimate of file space by age

By | 2009-11-20T12:34:20+00:00 November 20th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Get a quick estimate of file space by age

I needed to give a customer an estimate on how much space would be saved if old files were moved off of the server into cloud storage, such as Amazon S3. While there are lots of ways to do this, I broke out the old robocopy program and ran the following: robocopy C: C:Robocopy /s [...]

13 11, 2009

First Look at Windows 7 and much more

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:34+00:00 November 13th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on First Look at Windows 7 and much more

Capital Network Solutions will be speaking at the New Horizons "First Look Event" on Thursday November 19th. Topics include First look at Microsoft Windows 7, how MS 7 works better together with Windows Server 2008, MS Data Protection Manager and other exciting technologies that effect your business. Register for this event When: Thursday, November 19th [...]

12 11, 2009

Five Steps to Managing Application Readiness for Windows 7

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:35+00:00 November 12th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Five Steps to Managing Application Readiness for Windows 7

Windows 7 has generated a great deal of interest, and many of our clients want to know how they can take advantage of it new features and clean, easy to use interface. Whenever Microsoft releases a new operating system, the biggest challenge is ensuring that applications and peripherals used within the organization will run without [...]

2 11, 2009

Simplified Business Computing

By | 2018-01-24T14:12:35+00:00 November 2nd, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Simplified Business Computing

Introducing……Simplified Business  Computing                                    "Simply pay for what you need" In this tough economy everyone is trying to save money and cut their costs,  yet most businesses are long overdue in updating their business technology.  Simplified Business Computing  gives  small to medium businesses the ability to upgrade their  business  technology to stay competitive without having to [...]

27 10, 2009

How to install the Exchange 2007 Management Tools

By | 2009-10-27T08:22:26+00:00 October 27th, 2009|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to install the Exchange 2007 Management Tools

For some backup programs, like Backup Exec, the Exchange Management Tools need to be installed on the server running the backup software. I came across the following Microsoft article that explains how the tools can be installed. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555841 The article also has a nice summary of the prerequisite software necessary to run the console. 32 [...]