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Here you are yet again. You’ve got an application you need to silently install to dozens, hundreds…maybe even thousands of computers. Maybe you have access to the Package Library, but alas, no package is available. Here you are, in the woods (er, office?) alone…how will you send out a deployment, young grasshopper? (…continue reading)
If you have an aggressive power savings plan, then you may have had issues with deployments failing due to a computer taking a nap mid-installation. Perhaps you have large install files that take a longer time to copy or install. While there are a few different ways to (…continue reading)
Is Flash all that bad? Maybe, maybe not. Adobe Flash is a necessary evil for some organizations…a lot of schools often need Flash to run certain educational programs. The objective is to minimize your possible security risks (AKA minimizing your attack surface). If you don’t need Adobe Flash in your environment, disable it. If you need it, get it and make sure (…continue reading)
This press release was published in Yahoo! Finance and other smaller publications.
100,000 Downloads of IT Admin Tool PDQ Deploy
SALT LAKE CITY, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Admin Arsenal Corporation reached 100,000 downloads of it’s free software deployment tool PDQ Deploy since it’s original release in 2010. PDQ Deploy is a software deployment tool used by Windows system administrators to silently install software to multiple computers. PDQ Deploy features ready-to-deploy applications for many common apps such as (continue reading)…
This press release was published in the Boston Globe, Cincinnati News and many other small publications. Below is the portion I contributed to the release.
Pearls with Purpose aids the Filipino people with relief supplies and ongoing micro-enterprise training helping to transform lives through promoting self-reliance.
This Valentine’s Day, 800 pounds of love and outreach will be received by families in the Philippines in need of supplies. Relief boxes containing clothing, toiletries, and other aid were collected in local Utah communities and shipped in January by Pearls with Purpose, a non-profit foundation that works to promote self-reliance in impoverished countries.
In November 2013 the Philippines was hit with a devastating hurricane that displaced about 600,000 people and killed 2,500. Hurricane Haiyan left a significant mark on the Philippine nation and three months later, the effects still linger as the people work to rebuild.
Pearls with Purpose has deep roots in the Philippines. Wendy Bird, the founder, began micro-enterprise training in there in 2002 teaching women a skill that would assist them to help their families out of poverty. “Being a mom of five kids, I know firsthand the desire of every woman to simply want the best for their child. No mom should have to choose between feeding her children or allowing them to go to school, yet these women were facing this dilemma on a constant basis.”