Archive for June 2010
Computers, laptops, cellphones, all these and more copycat gadgets from other countries are currently available in the market. Hidden business establishments continually progress by producing these illegal stuffs. Thanks to the light punishments. Everyone dares to step on against anti-piracy law as the bail is easy to gain with the illegal business’s earnings. Nope, the bail isn’t heavy enough to stop unlawful copying. I won’t even be surprised if it’s already considered as a part of the capital in running... continue | comments (1)
Well, congratulations! You are now a CCNA certification-holder! You made it! You did it! You earned it!
So what’s next!
Of course, you surely want to climb the ladder to your success. Passing the CCNA exam is not the end but it is the commencement of new beginnings. Since you are holding your certification, you may be confident enough to embark a new job. Holding your toughest weapon, you can be entering the world of Information Technology on LAN or on WAN... continue | comments (0)
Mind you… online accounts such as Friendster, Facebook, Twitter, and others; can really affect your employment. How? Do you remember posting some silly comments online? Imagine what would your future employer think when he reads it. What more if he sees your odd username?
I remember a coworker of mine submitted a file folder to the department head using his username upon naming it. The folder was named “lazybone”. Until now I can still picture boss’s irritated face as he asks... continue | comments (0)
Not only you but almost all web designers are harried and overly concerned how their site will be placed in the first page, that any search engine such as Google finds it as quick as possible. We can’t deny the fact that Google.com is still the best when it comes to searching. You can hear from students “you google it” when they mean you search the information from the internet. Google searches five times faster than the others. However, the... continue | comments (0)
Once there was an expert programmer who was contracted to encode a bank’s monetary system. He crafted the deposits and the withdrawals to a limit of hundredths place. For instance you have an exact savings of 499.999998 pesos, what will register in your account is 499.99 pesos.
Nope, he did not rounded off and cut off the remaining 0.009998. Clever enough to gain more than the payment he received, he programmed these excess digits to his own bank account. The bank... continue | comments (0)
Before I landed on a stable career, I’ve fallen several times being blinded with promising oasis. I’ve failed to scrutinize what I was going into. There’s nothing wrong of being optimistic. Nevertheless, the thing that makes you optimistic should be real enough not to fail you in the end. Sounds like something you’ve already experience? That’s not surprising. If not all, most of us already came across of being cheated. Huh umm… not cheated on love, cheated by job scams.... continue | comments (0)
Contrary to common perception programming is not a hard subject. There are certain ways you can make programming easier than what you expect. First let’s take a closer look how programming works.
Programming is the creation of a set of commands to obtain an expected output. The different kinds of programming system available nowadays have all same principle. You need to write the right commands in correct sequence to get the result that you wanted. To make this goal achievable as... continue | comments (0)
How do you know that your computer is infected wih a virus?
Are you prepared for the challenges in the workplace with your current skills in Information technology?
Have you ever thought about what would be our life if technology didn’t exist? Would our life be better? Or would it totally change our entire lifestyle? Obviously, the influx of technology in human race caused dramatic changes of the ways people live everyday. It was even foreseen how technology will have become prevalent by the early 2011 in workplaces not only in the United states but also in all over the world. Schools and other institutes prepare young generations... continue | comments (0)
Are you wondering how search engines provide sites in just a click of search button? The basis why these web pages are listed among others using specific keywords is the Search Engine Optimization or SEO. For example, a writer or page creator wants his page visible for a topic about Oracle. He will then provide keywords pertaining to Oracle that will make his page detectable to search engines. However due to different objectives of webmasters, readers should be aware of... continue | comments (0)
Computer programs are those instructions... continue | comments (0)
If you’re planning to pursue your IT career at home, below are the things you need to settle so you’ll have a delightful start.
Set Up Working Environment. Before anything else you need to fix your working environment. Working at your house exposes you to a lot of distraction. If you cannot manage these interruptions, most likely you’ll have a hard time finishing your daily task or worst you won’t even able to start it. Have a separate place or area... continue | comments (0)
Having a computer in your home will give you a great deal of excitement especially if you are one of those people who engage themselves in doing researches or computer works such as doing assignments, projects or simply surfing the web for fun.
Computers are not built to be used by any people without experiencing troubles or errors, You may one day use your computer smoothly and then all of a sudden you are encountering computer problems which you never... continue | comments (0)
However, Java scripts helps but honestly it does not complete the dynamic works of PHP, For instance, if you submit email, it will automatically be sent however the service is limited because it... continue | comments (0)
Some neglect the importance of writing. What’s the use of it, if your job does not require good writing? Indeed, you’re not obliged to do well in writing. However, if you want to have an edge over competitors, learning to write well is big plus.
Writing: Importance and Career Applications
I’m serious. Writing is special. The knowledge of good writing can help you get on top of your career in many ways. Written communication and reports are needed in every job. In... continue | comments (2)
Computers were made for good objectives, but some with bad intents use its capabilities in taking advantage in harming others or gaining self interests. Here are the major treats in computers and its users:
Scams. Bullies are roaming around the World Wide Web. All of them with different schemes and plans drafted from internet’s loop holes to lure you into giving them what they want even at your expense. They are often called “cyber criminals”. Some of them thrive on people’s... continue | comments (0)
Evidently, 8 out of 10 certification aspirants cram before taking the actual MCSE exam. In the end, they fail the exam because they fail to prepare. In the first place, they are overly confident to pass assuring themselves to succeed. It seems that the preparation is too little and sometimes too late. Some examinees just take the test out of their knowledge about the exam simply because they think that they are expert and they know much or they have... continue | comments (0)
Recently, the independent testing laboratory AV-test.org is too harried to program virus signatures to completely stop computer viruses. Likewise, the network administrators are troubled and hurriedly apply virus signature every time they find some symptoms that their computers are being attacked. With all their efforts, their discovery comes to realization however; it requires alot of hours or days before these vendors of anti viruses software to develop this cure. As a matter of fact, the industries leadears in anti virus... continue | comments (0)
Unhealthy working environment, tons of workloads, miscommunication with co-workers, all these along with other unpleasant things at work easily gets into our nerve. The stress can be intense enough in affecting concentration and work efficiency. At worst conditions, it can even damage positive attitude and being. If you’re having a hard time coping in harsh conditions of working, here are some pointers on how you can avoid of getting discouraged at work:
Oftentimes, people who have successful career have broken family. While those who choose their family over their career, stop taking their personal endeavors. People are pressured to choose between a fulfilling career and happy family life. However, there are some who successfully juggles family and career life. They do not have super powers nor possess two bodies. All they have are the following:
Proper Time Management
Who would not want a successful career? Everyone hopes to achieve a fulfilling work. What divides achievers from dreamers is what they do. Here are what achievers do that set asides them from others. They are simple tips you can use to start having your dream career:
Define your goal. Setting your goal will give you a route. Some people just start out their career without a goal. Afterwards, they grow tired of what they do and shift to other career.... continue | comments (0)
Aside from skills improvement and earning credible employment history, another thing you can work on to level up is networking. What some often take for granted is marketing themselves after spicing up for better career. Create ways in exposing yourself in the market. There’s nothing more massive and more effective in doing this than networking.
Advantages of Gaining Network
From entertainment to socialization, internet has everything that can come across your mind in taking leisure. Along with these perks, internet is very convenient to reach and easy to access. This makes internet surfing very addicting, if you’ll not careful enough.
If you already forget time and realized you’ve been seating for 5 hours of internet surfing, you should check yourself. Well, this is fine if you’re surfing as a part of your obligation. However, if you’re just having fun, be... continue | comments (0)
The busy way of life these days requires things of necessity be acquired on an instant. Essential things were innovated for the purpose of adapting to the lifestyle we have now. There are ready -made foods, canned coffees, wash-and-wear clothes, and others that are convenient to get hold on to. Why not get an instant learning? Along with the possibilities provided by the invention of World Wide Web, came virtual education using online trainings.
If you’re reviewing for CCNA Exams, you should be aware of things that might mess up your concentration. Normally, you wouldn’t notice these things disrupting you, as they are common on your everyday life. But for you who’s about to take a major test, you’ll need to take all the focus you can get. Disturbance is the last things you’ll ever want for yourself. Here are the things you should take control while you are studying:
Taken from the word, “fishing”, phishing are hackers’ ways of catching passwords and user names for self-interests. The mode of operation is easy and hard to detect. If you’re not careful enough, expect your bank account to be empty. As of the moment, they’ve already stolen massive amount of funds using internet.
What Phishers Do?
Go with the trend! This slogan is well known to all people not only in the field of fashion but it also applies to the world of information technology. In workplace or even in personal computers, you need to boost your creativity and ability to upgrade and to be up-to-date specifically on Microsoft offices being used in businesses and in personal. You always want to accomplish the task assigned to you faster and easier by using tools that are flexible... continue | comments (1)
There’s nothing wrong in gambling and taking chances. You can gamble as much as you like. However, this depends on how much is at stake. If you’re taking risk, consider how much would be your loss in case you lose. If you’re considering taking the CCNA Exams without studying, think again. Can you bear to lose a chance to grab your CCNA Certification? Imagine what would happen after the exams, given the big possibility of failure. Are you prepared to... continue | comments (0)
Believe me or not, there are only three things you need to know about skills. While others are being conventional, you can have better knowledge on how to hone your skills as you toggle along. Well, they’re not like the “1000 Secrets to Ultimate Knowledge”, (pardon if there’s one as I just made up this title). These are only simple facts on skills that are often forgotten because of discrimination. “Oh, she’s not one of us in the Ugawakabaluba Industry,... continue | comments (0)
It has been claimed that computers and internets become parts of life. Some people consider computers to be their best friends. However, either the young or grown-ups accessing computer and internet don’t know how accurate of the information they are looking up.
Generally, every time you get online, you easily use the right tools and look in the right places. Nevertheless, the disadvantage of online information research is that a lot of data are not accurate and untrustworthy. Why? Some... continue | comments (0)
We can’t deny the fact that the number of computer users is increasing. These computers may be used in the workplaces, at schools and at homes. Simultaneously, the number of internet surfers increases. This is visible evidence that we are now living in a world of technology. Nevertheless, these so-called computer users ignore the possible consequences and other oncoming threats side by side. For instance, the viruses though they are not harmful at first, but eventually spread and multiplied... continue | comments (1)
Passing the CCNA Examinations opens a door to a world of endless career opportunities for any IT person. It’s okay to feel the pressure, and be anxious if you’re indeed ready for this major test in your career advancement. This state of emotion is good for you. In fact, it does you favor for it increases your drive in preparing well for the CCNA Exams.
If you’re constantly having trouble doing your school projects and assignments, you might be doing some mistakes you’re not aware of. These mistakes are often committed due to wrong perception and unawareness. Moreover, the boundary between teachers and students make it even harder to work out issues. These issues hinder the cycle of learning, as it continues undetectably.
Education nowadays is an important aspect in of self-improvement, not only financially but mostly psychologically. People holding diplomas have greater advantage over non-graduates, especially today where educational background is a major issue in almost all jobs. Thus, finishing study becomes vital and drive to pursue it by understanding the “rule of education” is an added plus. It enables you to know the essence of each subject and activity at school no matter how hard it can get.
Internet made communications, entertainment, marketing, and other field and industries, boundless. This technology enabled many possibilities and conquered limits of distance, time, and culture. Thus, the World Wide Web became a new world almost everybody is into. Internet became a major necessity in today’s fast paced lifestyle. However, together with its advantages comes along disadvantages as well, which might affect your living especially if you’re not aware of them.
The availability of internet and its boundless capabilities in communication and functionality in almost every aspect opened doors for many possibilities, including working at home. Often times, working at home is perceived to have all the glories of standard of living, as you have your family with you while working. However, remote jobs especially freelancing are not for everybody. Not being aware of its disadvantages could create a lot of trouble both for your job and family relationship as well.
Taking time to enjoy life and savor its pleasures is fine. However, time passes by and you could be wasting time looking at the stars while you should be running after your dreams. Planning for the future is essential as it is guides you along your journey. With the tough employment competition nowadays, along with global recession, having a blueprint on how you will achieve your dreams is important if you’re really up for its realization.
Entering college education creates a sense of maturity. A beginning of a new phase of life, it entails additional responsibility and awareness, which includes assessing your field of study. Choosing well your college course is essential, as it will be the foundation of your future career.
Many graduates nowadays are still unemployed because they did not took time in sorting out well what college course will suit them best. Low demand in market of employment, lack of interest for the career... continue | comments (1)
Is your computer protected? Or Is your computer infected with viruses? In this event, what remedy comes first to your mind? Let say, you haven’t installed any anti-virus software yet, what will you do? Basically, the antivirus software probes malicious programs that have found the door and run to your computer. Are you aware of what’s going on? So that you don’t deserve criticism for being ignorant, here are some clues:
1. The space of the disk reduces
People nowadays are so into online society gaming, to the extent of spending money to buy things that does not even exist. This bandwagon has created a virtual world for pet lovers, model wannabes, club enthusiasts, and even treasure hunters. This enormous number of varying realms became possible with today’s advance technology, and wide-ranging imagination. Indeed, the increasing number of games created for this new forming phenomenon is outrageous. But you still don’t have the climax of it, as each... continue | comments (0)
- User EXEC Mode: This mode permits the administrator to use monitoring commands but limited. It is impossible to configure from this mode. On this mode, the command prompt is "router>"
- Privileged EXEC Mode: This mode permits the administrator to equip the device commands, most of which are for configuration and management, Moreover, it can... continue | comments (2)
At last, after restless debates, the long wait for president-elect proclamation will nearly end. Speculations of the “automated cheating” agitated the recent election’s reputation. Arguments of winners against “cheated” candidates still roar media air. These tires up Filipinos, especially voters who dared to endure heat and hunger, hoping to change the current face of politics.
Since being introduced in April 1998 in the world of Information Technology (IT), the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) program has become globally recognized and most popular among Cisco certifications specifically on Cisco Career Certification Program. It further attests the expertise of Internetworking specialists in switching, router operation and connectivity to some devices.
Nevertheless, despite of tough foundation of skills in networking, CCNA , as recognized, is the prerequisite of other Cisco certifications that include CCNP, CCIP, CCSP or CCDP. Now... continue | comments (4)
Before taking the exam, what usually bothers you most? Terms? Theories? Processes? Surely, configuration of basic Cisco IOS router operation will be included in CCNA test.
Internetwork Operating System (IOS) is a software operating system that runs on most Cisco network devices including router and switches. A Cisco CCNA taker should be well-versed in all aspects of Cisco competencies. Before taking the exam, there are two important things to master when you configure any of the devices of Cisco network. First,... continue | comments (0)
What do you think is the buzzword in IT industry? Certification! Yes it is! You can hear about Cisco Certified Network Professional CCNP, Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert CCIE, Cisco Certified Security Professional CCSP and Cisco Certified Network Associate CCNA, MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional) MCSA (Microsoft Certified System Administrator) MCSE (Microsoft Certified System Engineer) and the new MCITP(Microsoft Certified IT Professional /MCTS Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist, PMP (Project Management Professional) or CISSP (Certified Information Systems... continue | comments (0)
How much do you know about packet switching? Definitely, this term will appear in Cisco CCNA certification exam. There are many new terms to learn, most of which are ambiguous words at first. An example of these is packet switching. This term is absolutely needed to fully understand in order to pass a Cisco CCNA certification exam. This article aims to clearly define and explain terms such as packet switching and how it is compared to message switching.
To be employed in premier IT companies, a candidate is required to take any industry recognized certification exam. Respectively, Cisco's CCNA is a certification exam to be taken by a network engineer. As a network engineer, here are some reasons why you need to take the exam?