Vmware Workstation 15 Pro – whats new

For a recent project I needed to provide access to a vmware virtual machine image and the tool of choice was VMWare workstation pro. If you haven’t used it – the product enables you to develop, test, demonstrate, and deploy software by running multiple x86-based Windows, Linux, and other operating systems simultaneously on the same […]

Neo4J releases V4.0

Neo4J came to my attention some time ago when researching a project for a client. When I looked at the requirements a graph database sprang to mind and I did some research – out popped Neo4J. After taking it for a quick spin – I  was impressed by the resources available and the community around […]

Netools of the trade

In discussion with a colleague around the tools we use for debugging and diagnosing issues with local area networks and internet access – I happened to mention a tool I had just come access. The Netool.io is a hardware device which they describe as a Network Engineering Tool. The best way to think of this […]

Windows 10 search issue blues ?

If you were affected recently by the failure of the search in Windows 10 – where you were presented by an empty black box as shown – you may be asking yourself what on earth is going on The fact that your search – primarily for local apps on your machine could be hijacked and […]

Dymo Connect and Remote printers

If you haven’t used the Dymo range of label printers – you have been missing out. Across a range of clients I have seen the ubiquitous workhorse providing label printing solutions in a variety of industries. The Turbo models of the Dymo range (Dymo 400 Turbo)  are the most common models that I have used […]