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windowslogoWASHINGTON, PA – Today Microsoft released their June 2011 Security Bulletin. In this bulletin Microsoft announced it is releasing sixteen patches for its products, including 9 marked as critical. The patches effect multiple versions of Windows and Office. Alternative Network Solutions will be reviewing these patches to ensure they will not negativly effect our customer’s environments. Once the updates have been verified they will be pushed to our customer’s computers during our weekend maintenance schedule.

The complete security bulletin can be read here.

To ensure that your company receives the latest updates, please contact Alternative Network Solutions to talk about our Advanced Monitoring service.

macosxlogoWASHINGTON, PA – Today Apple, Inc announced further information about their upcoming operating system, Mac OS X Lion (10.7). This new operating system will replace the currently available one, Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6). This new operating system will be delivered exclusivly as a download through Apple’s Mac App Store. The update requires users be running Mac OS X Snow Leopard and their computers to have a Core 2 Duo, i5, i7 or Xeon processor.

The details from Apple’s press release can be found below.

Alternative Network Solutions is committed to evaluating all technologies available for use in small and medium sized business. Our team will be evaluating Mac OS X Lion to enable our customers to use it and other cutting-edge technologies productively in their workplace. For more information, please contact our sales team. Continue reading

windowslogoWASHINGTON, PA – Today Microsoft demoed the latest version of their flagship operating system, Microsoft Windows 8. The demonstration showed a lot of imporvments for tablet computers and touch interfaces. This version of Windows, which will eventually replace Windows 7 is still very early in its development and we do not expect any of the featurs to be in their final state.

Microsoft’s press release regarding this latest demonstration is below.

Alternative Network Solutions will continue to evaluate Microsoft Windows to ensure our customers that we will be able to help them encorporate the latest technologies into their businesses. For more information, please contact us.

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