2008 Server and Vista SP2

Microsoft has released a major update this last week.   Service Pack 2 has been released for Vista. A service pack is a bunch of updates, security stability, and functionality related, all rolled up into one update.   We strongly recommend loading Service Pack 2 on all computers running Vista. If you have dialup internet, downloading it will

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Windows 2008 Server Network Connectivity Problem

I recently saw a serious problem with Windows Server 2008, and network connection problems. This issue occurs with a variety of network cards with Windows Server 2008. This happened to us with an Intel 5266DM Network card on a new Intel 3000 Series Motherboard. I have also heard of this happenning with a Dell Server using

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Internet Explorer Security Flaw

A serious vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer has been patched today. This vulnerability allowed for saved internet passwords to be stolen using malicious code.   Microsoft considers this risk critical enough to release a patch outside of their regular patch schedule.   This vulnerability was announced on December 9, and has been seen in the

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Microsoft Launches SBS 2008

Today is the official launch date for Microsoft Small Business Server 2008 and the new Microsoft offering, Microsoft Essential Server Solutions. Essential Server Solutions (or Windows Essential Business Server) is a new package that Microsoft is offering as part of the Small Business Server Premium offering. What’s cool about EBS is that it provides a license for

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Response Point Enhancements

Microsoft just released Service Pack 1 (SP1) for their Microsoft Response Point phone system. Response point is an easy-to-use Voice over IP (VOIP) phone system designed for small businesses with 1-50 phones.   Response Point has enterprise level features including voice recognition, unified messaging (deliver your voicemail to your email inbox), and the ability to take

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Microsoft Small Business Specialist

On-Site Computer Solutions has attained Microsoft Small Business Specialist certification. The Small Business Specialist designation sets On-Site apart as a company that has proven expertise in marketing, selling, planning, and building solutions for small businesses, using Microsoft Small Business Server Based solutions. On-Site’s certified technicians have also attained the Microsoft Business Solutions specialization within the

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On-Site Achieves Microsoft Networking Infrastructure Solutions Competency

On-Site and its technicians are excited to have achieved the Microsoft Networking Infrastructure Solutions Competency. This competency is for Microsoft technology partners who have proven their proficiency in crafting and implementing infrastructure solutions for small to midsize businesses that include Windows Server Solutions based on the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 or Windows 2000 Server operating system,

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On-Site Introduces Microsoft Response Point VOIP Phone Systems

On-Site is excited to add Microsoft Response Point to its product and service offerings. Microsoft Response Point is a full featured Voice Over IP phone system at a small business price point. Response point offers some amazing features, including: Remote phones – Dial from anywhere in the world as if you were in your office

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