NetFlow to CYA for BYOD

The consumerization of IT has played a part in removing the thick line between personal and work. With BYOD, there is a tendency to use the devices for personal purposes. Do some bandwidth analysis and what you will find are a countless number of tweets, social media apps, personal emails, VoIP calls and YouTube videos.. Add streaming HD videos to the list and your WAN bandwidth can explode.

Create a Minor Upgrade for an application using InstallShield

Upgrades are little complex compared to the new installer. This guest article from Bhuvana aims at providing the requirement for minor upgrade, the steps to create it and options to install the same. Minor upgrade is a type of Product upgrade that Windows Installer supports. A minor upgrade can be used to add new features and components. Let us know if you have any inputs / suggestions for Minor upgrade.

Command Line Switches for MSI and MSP Installations

Hi Folks, Its time for yet another Guest Post; and we have Bhuvana writing for us. In this article she focuses on the command line arguments and the silent switches that can be used for msi and msp (un-installable patches). Bhuvana specializes in InstallShield & MSI Installers and her primary responsibility at work is “Build &… Continue reading Command Line Switches for MSI and MSP Installations

Points to Consider While Migrating from Windows XP to Windows 7

In this article, Scott Drucker and Jeff Woeber speak on the important points which are to be considered while moving from Windows XP  to Windows 7. Continuing this article, They will also be writing a Step by Step process to do a Windows 7 Migration using WinINSTALL. According to Microsoft’s Technet Website, “there is no Upgrade… Continue reading Points to Consider While Migrating from Windows XP to Windows 7

Incentives to upgrade from XP to Windows 7

Continuing the guest post initiative on Msigeek, Today we have a guest speaking on a very important topic  “Incentives to upgrade from XP to Windows 7”. I’m sure; many of us have this question in our mind. Few are reluctant to ask, few understand the truth and few put their own minds, assume things and… Continue reading Incentives to upgrade from XP to Windows 7

Create and Distribute MSI software packages using WinINSTALL

From past few days, there was a thought of implementing a guest post section on Msigeek. This was just to bring-in experts from different areas to showcase their expertise and share their knowledge/product with us!! Well, Let me introduce the author of this post. His name is Scott Drucker and he has been working as… Continue reading Create and Distribute MSI software packages using WinINSTALL