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Will Ascenzo

Will is the lead blogger, copywriter, and copy editor for Gillware Data Recovery and Digital Forensics, and a staunch advocate against the abuse of innocent semicolons.

Your Backup is Swiss Cheese

National Cheese Lover's Month

The moon isn’t made of green cheese. However, the Earth is. Swiss cheese, in fact. In 1990 British psychologists James Reason and Dante Orlandella coined the “Swiss Cheese Model” to explain how disaster can befall even the most prepared organization.…

Intel Processor Security Issue – What You Need To Know

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”13771″ img_size=”1200×600″ alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]UPDATE 1/8/2018: Intel claims that patches for Meltdown and Spectre will be coming to 90% of CPUs in the coming week. CPU performance impacts to single users have been minor at worst so far, although some cloud providers have…

Gillware’s “A Christmas Carol”

Gillware's "A Christmas Carol"

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” the most influential Christmas story of the modern age, it takes one ghost and three spirits to scare an old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge into understanding the true meaning of the holiday season. Everybody…