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1999 - 2017


2017
May 2 Nasuni - Shared usage of file data across sites
Presented by Dan Capello of Nasuni
April 4 Office 365 – What's It All About And What Can It Do For Me
Presented by Dimitri Ayrapetov of TrnDigital
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March 7 Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance
Presented by Jerry Joyce linkedin.com/in/geraldrjoyce
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February Meeting canceled due to weather.
January No meeting this month.
2016
December 6 Resolving Windows Update Failures
Presented by Charisse Sebastian linkedin.com/in/charissesebastian/
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November 1 You're working from Where?? and Set up your own free VPN!
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
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Read a summary of the meeting, notes taken by Adam Frost
October 4 Cryptolocker
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
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September 13 Infrastructure Monitoring Best Practices
Presented by Greg Ross, technical presales and systems engineer https://www.paessler.com/prtg
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August 2 Building a Book: From Idea to Shelf
Presented by Randall Warniers, a freelance editor, book designer, and book publisher http://www.warniers.net
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July 12 A Managed Backup and Disaster Recovery Solution
Presented by Matt Mainhart of Continuum Managed Services
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June 7 Data Recovery and Computer Forensics
Presented by Alfred Demirjian, founder, president, and CEO of TechFusion
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May 3 Free Open Source Software and Linux
Presented by A. Richard Miller of Miller Microcomputer Services
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April 5 The Current State of Security
Presented by Bruce Tis, Ph.D.
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March 1 The Business of Computer Assistance
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
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February 2 Secure Managed File Transfer
Presented by Raj Puranik of Ipswitch, Inc
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January 5 eMail: Past - Present - Future
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
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2015
December 1 Understanding Network Switching Concepts and Cisco Switch Configuration
Presented by Glenn Fund
November 3 Coolhunting and Coolfarming through Swarmcreativity
Presented by Peter A. Gloor, research scientist at MIT
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October 6 Wordpress and easily creating your websites
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
September 8 Mobile Payment Technologies
presented by Josh Turiel of JH Turiel & Associates
slideshow
August 4 Cryptolocker and Wordpress
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
July 14 Balancing Local and Cloud Computing
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
June 2 Windows 10
Presented at Microsoft Store, Burlington Mall
April 7 ColdFusion to the Rescue
Presented by John Luke Mills
Location hosted by Stonebridge at Burlington
January 6 Mobile Workstyles and the Cloud
Presented by Todd Smith of Citrix
2014
December 2 Windows 2003 End-of-Life: Migration Best Practices
Presented by Sam Roguine of Acronis
October 7 Safe at Home and at the Office
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
September 9 Down-to-Earth Security
Presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
August 5 Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity in the Modern Datacenter
Presented by Sam Calder of Zerto
July 1 How IT as a Service Changes Your IT Department
Presented by Ben Canter of DataCore Software
June 3 Software Defined Storage Infrastructures
Presented by Rich Moore
May 6 The Changing Role of the IT Department
Presented by Theresa James
March 4 Tor Project - Internet Privacy and Anonymity
Presented by Andrew Lewman of Tor Project
February
January
Meeting cancelled. (BNUG seeking new location.)

2013
December 3 Screen Reader Accessibility and Awareness
presented by Katherine Moss
November 5 NSA Spying Concerns? Learn Counterveillance!
presented by Gary S. Miliefsky of SnoopWall
October 3 Backup and Data Security
presented by Adam Frost of Computer Care and Learning
September 3 Dell Storage: Compellent and EqualLogic
presented by David Leinberry of Dell Computer Corp.
August 6 Nimble Storage and Flash-Optimized Storage Architectures
presented by Paul Frisoli of Nimble Storage, Inc.
July 2 The Explosion of Cybercrime - The 5 Ways IT May Be an Accomplice
presented by Mark Villinski, Senior Manager of Field Marketing for Kaspersky Lab
June 4 4G LTE - The Next Generation (Still no transporter!)
presented by Greg Schumacher is a member of Sprint's Global Standards team
May 7 Linux/Unix and Windows Inter-operability
presented by Joseph Guarino, Senior Consultant and Owner of Evolutionary IT
April 2 Firewall Evolution – Welcome to the Next Generation
presented by Wayne Wilkening, Senior Systems Engineer at Dell SonicWALL
March 5 Hotel I.T. 101
presented by Dale Heron, Infrastructure Project Manager at REIT Management and Research
February 5 Comparing Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8
presented by Paul Thurrott, senior technical analyst of Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows
January 8 Abandon Hope all ye who enter Data!
presented by Jack Daniel, Technical Product Manager for Tenable Network Security

2012
December 4 BNUG 26th Anniversary Celebration and Virtual Desktop Integration
presented by Glenn Fund of Broadleaf Services
November 6 No meeting because of 2012 Election Day.
October 2 Bring Your Own Device - the evolutionary revolution
presented by Dave Henry and Michael Dimitruk of Accunet Solutions
September 4 All About SharePoint
presented by Chris Bortlik, Sharepoint technology specialist at Microsoft.
August 7 Mobile Networking and the transition to 3G and 4G.
presented by Josh Turiel of JH Turiel & Associates.
July 3 No meeting because of the summer season.
June 5 From Kim Kommando to the U.S. Marine Corps - How Belarc Makes Computers Easier to Manage
presented by Gary Newman and Sumin Tchen of Belarc, Inc.
May 1 Strategic Network Monitoring
presented by Brian M. Jacobs, Senior Product Manager
for Ipswitch's WhatsUp Gold™ suite of network monitoring products.
April 3 Scripting 101 with Powershell
presented by Clyde Johnson, president of the Boston Area Windows Server User Group
March 6 Useful Utilities - Part 2
presented by Arthur Priver, Charisse Sebastian, Frank Quinn, Steve Isenberg, Glenn Fund and Dale Heron
February 7 Useful Utilities - Part 1
presented by Arthur Priver, Charisse Sebastian, Frank Quinn, Steve Isenberg, Glenn Fund and Dale Heron
January 3 Inside Hyper-V Networking and Storage
presented by Dan Stolts of Microsoft

2011
December 6 Intelligent Desktop Virtualization
presented by Eric Shoemaker of NxTop
November 1 How Layer 2 network mapping can identify problems and speed resolutions
presented by Rich Brown of Dartware
October 4 A look at Windows 8
presented by Paul Thurrott, author and news editor of Windows IT Pro
September 6 Tablet computing - Revolution or Fad?
presented by Josh Turiel of JH Turiel & Associates
August 2 No meeting because of the summer season.
July 5 No meeting because of the 4th of July holiday.
June 7 ExaGrid Backup and Archiving Appliances
presented by Glenn Fund of Broadleaf Services
May 3 Backing Up to the Cloud
presented by Warren Gerlowski of VaultLogix
April 5 Defending Your Web Site against Cyber-Criminals
presented by Richard M. Smith, Internet Consultant
March 1 Best Practices for Mapping and Discovering Your Network
presented by Jason Williams of Ipswitch, Inc.
February 1 Meeting cancelled due to weather.
January 4 Out-of-Band Management
presented by Stephen Niemi of Network Systems Sales

2010
December 7 Social Networking
presented by Paul Gillin of Paul Gillin Communication
November 2 The Impact of Virtualization on the Data Center
presented by Aaron Sawchuk of ColoSpace, Inc.
October 5 WAN Technologies
presented by Joey Chia of NTT Communications
September 7 Virtualization Best Practices
presented by Jason Williams of Ipswitch, Inc.
August 6 Strategic Planning for Unified Communications
presented by Mark Tremblay of Dimension Data
July 6 The Current State of Wireless LAN Technologies
presented by John Green of Aruba Networks
June 1 Protecting Against Cyber-threats That Matter to Your Business
presented by Mark Villinski, East Coast Marketing Manager of Kaspersky Lab
May 4 Securtity Issues of Cloud Computing
presented by Jack Daniel, Community Development Manager of Astaro Corporation
April 6 Microsoft’s OCS application for Unified Communications
presented by Jay Gilchrest & Brian Rota of Presidio Networked Solutions
March 2 The Virtues of Virtualized Computing
presented by Glenn Fund, Director of Field Engineering, Broadleaf Services
February 2 Cloud Computing is in Your Future
presented by Michael Stiefel, principal of Reliable Software, Inc.
January 5 Massachusetts Data Safety Rules M.G.L.c. 93H and 201 CMR 17.00
presented by Shannon Choy-Seymour, Assistant Attorney General, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

2009
December 1 Windows 7 - New Network Features
presented by Clyde Johnson, president of the Boston Area Windows Server User Group
November 3 Networking WAN Optimization
presented by Peter H. Schmidt, CTO North America, Ipanema Technologies
October 6 IT Consulting as a Business
presented by Stuart Zimmerman of CCZ Consulting and David Schrag of SCHRAG Inc.
September 1 Best Practices for Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning
presented by Adam Shorr and Adam Demichele of Sungard
August 4 The state of Mobile Networking
presented by Josh Turiel of JH Turiel& Associates
July 7 Video-Conferencing and Telepresence Technology
presented by Steve Cogliano of Providea
June 2 Personal Networking and Job Search Activities for Today’s Challenging IT Job Market
presented by Brian M. Hoffman of Winter, Wyman & Company
May 5 Virtualization of the Desktop
presented by Jerry Feldman of Boston Linux & Unix (BLU)
April 7 Facilities tour of ColoSpace in Waltham
hosted by David Lurie and members of the ColoSpace technical team
March 3 The new Massachusetts Data Privacy Law
presented by David A. Murray and Gerry Young of the Massachusetts Department of Consumer Affairs
February 3 Meeting postponed because of snow storm.
January 6 Storage Area Networks:a look at the state-of-the-art
presented by Scott DesBles of Compellent

2008
December 2 The Past, Present & Future of the Internet presented by Scott Bradner, columnist for Network World
November 13 The future of mobile commerce computing presented by Gerald Hawes of Mobegic, Inc.
October 7 Current and future adventures and trends in Networking presented by a panel of experts including BNUG executive board members.
September 9 Hacking Stories: Cautionary Tales from Security Experts presented by Dror Shalita of NetClarity.
August 5 Windows Server 2008, Microsoft and the User Community presented by "windows evangelist" Dan Stolts of Microsoft.
July 10 Leopard Server, iPhone 2.0, and other elements of Apple's emerging enterprise strategy presented by by Apple system engineer James Glanville.
June 3 Hosting your own Ubuntu/Linux Game Server presented by Joseph Guarino of Evolutionary IT.
May 6 The Technology of VMware presented by Mark Petrie of VMware.
April 1 Leveraging Your Infrastructure for Performance Management presented by Ward Cobleigh of Fluke Networks.
March 4 WiMAX: An Alternative to Broadband Wireline Service presented by Towerstream.
February 5 Virtualization For the Masses: Virtual Iron presented by Broadleaf Services
January 3 Network Integration in Support Of Mergers & Acquisitions: Speed Counts presented by Gregg A. Davey of Bank of America

2007
December 4 The State of Email Security and Spam Prevention presented By Jay Weiser of MX Logic
November 6 Disaster Recovery & Prevention presented by Tim Shea of AlphaNet Solutions
October 2 Remote support, computer access, and backup featuring LogMeIn, and presentation on PerfectDisk 8.
September 4 Acronis PC and server disk imaging solutions presented by Glenn Fund
July 10 Josh Turiel - Kerio's Small Business Multi-Platform Mail Server
June 5 CSI for the Enterprise presented by Evan Wheeler
May 1 Tour of the New England Cable News (NECN) TV Studios
April 23 The Convergence of the Computer and the TV in the Internet Age presented by Richard M. Smith
March 6 Internet-based Off-site Data Backup and Recovery presented by Kevin Harris
February 6 Automatic Fare Collection systems at the MBTA presented by Scott Henderson
January 2 Scott Bradner, columnist with Network World and Harvard SysAdmin extraordinaire

2006
December 5 Anniversary Party and Microsoft Vista Overview presented by Microsoft
November 14 Inter-network Acceleration presented by Matt Bilotti of Certeon and Bob German Of Microsoft
October 10 SAN Technologies and Compellent presented by Jim Harrell and Scott Winslow of Winslow Technology Group
September 12 Rapid Recovery Appliances presented by Unitrends
August 8 International Keyboards presented by Lancor Technologies
June 13 Apple On Intel presented by Apple
May 9 F I O S presented by Verizon
April 11 Wide Area Optimization presented by Broadleaf Services
March 14 Keeping Tabs On Your Network presented by Dartware
February 14 Wan Optimization presented by Silver Peak Systems
January 10 Open Source Alternatives To Windows presented by BNUG board members

2005
December 13 BNUG's 19th Anniversary & Overview Of Storage Area Networks presented by Glenn Fund Of Broadleaf Services
November 8 Overview Of Wireless Security presented by Chris Geaghan (SE) Of Aruba Networks
October 11 IP & Packet Based Networks presented by CTC Communications
September 13 Server Clustering presented by Donald Becker Of Penguin Computing
August 9 Demonstration of VOIP presented by Drew King
July 5 Summer Vacation
June 14 Portal Servers presented by Alpha NetSolutions
May 10 SOHO Best Practices tutorials presented by BNUG board members
April 12 Future Careers in IT presented by Winter Wyman Company
March 8 Meeting Cancelled due to Weather
February 8 What's Behind The Internet Worm Plague presented by Richard Smith
January 11 Disaster Recovery Planning

2004
December 14 Open Enterprise Server presented by NOVELL
November 9 Hardware Switching presented by Extreme Networks
October 12 Voice Over IP presented by Nortel Networks
September 14 Broadband Wireless [Meeting Cancelled]
August 10 Utility & Gadget Night presented by Mark Kushinsky
July 13 Linux On The Desktop presented by Novell
June 8 Storage Solutions presented by Xiotech
May 11 Speech Recognition presented by Drew King
April 13 VM Ware presented by VM
March 9 Wireless Security presented by Cisco
February 10 Spamassassin and Antivirus Strategies presented by Mark Kushinsky and Josh Turiel
January 13 High Performance Clustering presented by Stephen Fried of Microway

2003
December 9 BNUG Holiday 17th Anniversary Party presented by Apple Computer
November 11 Samba presented by John Terpstra
October 14 Multi-Protocol Lable Switching (MPLS) Networks presented by MCI
September 9 A Discussion On SPAM
August 12 Intrusion Detection Systems presented by Cisco Systems
July 8 Internet II presented by Leo Donnelly of Harvard University
June 10 Peer To Peer With Networking presented by Groove Networks
May 13 Voice Over IP (VOIP) presented by Nortel
April 8 Inside The National Weather Service presented by Eleanor Vallier-Talbot
March 11 The Beth Israel Deaconess Network Crash presented by Dr. John Halamka
February 11 SOHO Network Security, Connectivity, and Management presented by Nortel
January 12 Tour Of The MBTA Operations Center arranged by Andy O'Toole

2002
December 17 Joint Meeting With Palm User Group on Robotics.
November 12 Computer Forensics presented by Richard M. Smith of ComputerBytesMan
October 8 Zenworks 4 presented by Novell
September 10 Network Security presented by @Stake
August 13 Networking Utilities presented by BNUG board members
July 9 Storage & Backup presented by Matthew Steinberg of Cambridge Computer Services
June 11 Storage & SAN's presented by Network Appliance
May 14 Linux for the Rest of Us presented by Mark Kushinsky of MDS Computer Solutions
April 9 Windows XP presented by Microsoft
March 12 Connecting Your Home Office To The Internet presented by Andrew Daitch
February 12 Etherpeek NX Network Analyzer presented by WildPackets
January 8 Small Office Networking presented by Steve Isenberg and Mark Kushinsky

2001
December 8 BNUG 15th Anniversary at Novell
November 13 Home Net presented by Mark Kushinsky and Josh Turiel
October 9 NetWare 6 Novell
September 11 Meeting cancelled due to the 9/11 Attack On America
August 14 Network Monitoring with What's Up Gold presented by Ipswitch
July 10 Guided Tour Of The TV Studios of WHDH
June 12 802.11b Wireless Networking presented by Josh Turiel
May 8 BNUG May General Meeting at Novell in Wellesley
April 8 VMWare presented by Drew King
March 13 Lotus iNotes presented by Lotus
February 13 Zen Works 3 presented by Novell
January 9 Storage Area Networks presented by XIOtech

2000
December 12 BNUG 14th Anniversary Novell
November 14 DWDM (Dense Wave Division Multiplexing) presented by Storage Networks
October 10 Basic IP Troubleshooting presented by Andrew Daitch
September 12 Anti-Virus presented by McAfee
August 8 Firewall How-to using Novell's Border Manager presented by Novell
July 11 Home Nets presented by Mark Kushinsky and Josh Turiel
June 13 VOIP (Voice Over IP) presented by Nortel Nortel
May 9 Novell's e-Commerce Lineup presented by Novell
April 11 PartitionMagic and ServerMagic presented by Powerquest
March 14 Internet Caching presented by Scott Lewis of Novell
February 10 NetWare 5.1 presented by Novell
January 11 Internet Caching presented by Akamai

1999
December 14 BNUG 13th Anniversary Holiday Party presented by Novell
November 10 Veritas Backup presented by Veritas
October 12 Novell Enterprise Printing presented by Novell
September 14 NetWare 5 Overview presented by Novell
August 10 Web Based Network Console presented by Novell
July 13 QoS (Quality of Service) presented by Packeteer
June 8 Biometics for Network Security presented by an engineer
May 11 BNUG May General Meeting at Novell in Wellesley
April 13 NetWare 5 Intro presented by Novell
March 9 VPN with Novell Border Manager presented by Novell
February 9 A Discussion of Y2K Issues presented by Fred Decosta
January 12 Meeting Cancelled due To Weather



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