T1 Service vs. Metro Ethernet–What’s right for you?

T1 service is an easy and affordable phone and internet option for small-medium businesses. A typical T1 line provides 1.5 mbps of bandwidth, but businesses that need more than that can buy bonded T1 lines which are bundled together to increase the total amount of...

Vergent is on SearchEnginePeople.com

Pay Per Click advertising through internet services such as Google Adwords can be a critical part of a business marketing strategy. It’s the only way to make your business web site visible in search engines if you don’t already rank on the first page of results...

Video on Demand: Facebook vs. Netflix

Industry analysts are predicting that the first ever video on demand service delivered by Facebook will be a success. Although the service is  still in the experimental phase, competing companies such as Netflix, Blockbuster, and Uverse are watching closely. Right...

A Lazy Person’s Guide to Server Response Codes

Guest blog post by Terrence Forsyth It’s a high likelihood that you’ve been lazy and never taken the time to learn about server response code basics. Well, here’s your chance to clear yourself of being labeled lazy. It would take forever to discuss every single server...

Netflix’s Qwikster Dies Before It’s Born

If you’re among those who are angry with Netflix for creating Qwikster (and who’s not?), good news! Netflix is scrapping its plans to split the DVD service apart from its streaming internet service. The Qwikster plan would have forced current Netflix users to maintain...

New Zero Day Security Hole Discovered by Microsoft

A new security hole that exists in all versions of Windows exploits a common method of sending various media types in email messages. The security hole is called the MHTML protocol handler, which is a Zero Day attack that  lures people into clicking on a link that...

Egypt Restores Internet Service

Although protests and violence continue in Egypt, internet service and access to social networks like Facebook and Twitter has been restored after a five-day outage. Egyptian government authorities blocked internet service with the intention of quieting the protests,...