IT Industry Resources for Professionals
The Verologix Resource Center is a place to find information to help you be a more effective IT Professional. Some are for members only, and some are available for all to enjoy.
Websites and Tools
Cert Software Engineering Institute Carnagie Mellon
The CERT Program is an organization devoted to ensuring that appropriate technology and systems management practices are used to resist attacks on networked systems and to limit damage and ensure continuity of critical services in spite of successful attacks, accidents, or failures
Netwrix Top 7 Free Tools for IT Professionals
Independently reviewed by industry experts, these free Active Directory tools, password manager software, disk space monitoring tool and others proved to be useful for IT pros. Audit Active Directory and file servers, manage passwords and more - for free.
Download Netwrix free auditing tools that can save you a lot of time and make your network more efficient. Some of these tools also have a fully functional alternative available as a free 20-day trial, but the freeware tools will not expire and will not stop working when you urgently need them.
Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer 2.2
Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) is an easy-to-use tool that
helps small- and medium-sized businesses determine their security state
in accordance with Microsoft security recommendations and offers
specific remediation guidance. Improve your security management process
by using MBSA to detect common security misconfigurations and missing
security updates on your computer systems.
TechRepublic helps IT decision-makers identify technologies and
strategies to empower workers and streamline business processes. The
site delivers a unique blend of original content by IT professionals,
peer-to-peer advice from the largest community of IT leaders on the Web,
and a vast library of professional resources from the leading vendors
in the IT industry. TechRepublic features blogs, community forums,
vendor white papers, software downloads, Webcasts, and research.
Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer. It lets you see
what's happening on your network at a microscopic level. It is the de
facto (and often de jure) standard across many industries and educational