Win A Free Pass to the USENIX LISA 2016 conference

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Blacks In Technology has once again partnered up with USENIX as an official community sponsor for their annual LISA (Large Installation System Administration) conference happening Dec. 4-9 in Boston, MA at the Sheraton Boston hotel. As a result of our continued partnership we will be selecting 5 individuals Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #57 with guest Leah McGowen-Hare

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori speak with Master Technical Trainer at Salesforce  Leah McGowen-Hare. Listen as we talk about diversity in tech, demistifying technology, staying relevant in tech and Soul Train lines at Read more…

BIT at Solid 2014: Where Hardware and Software Meet Everywhere

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Solid is O’Reilly Media’s first conference wholly dedicated to the intersection of hardware and software around what is popularly referred to as IOT or the Internet of Things. Held at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, CA May 21 Read more…

Three Simple Things Computer Users Should Know How To Do

By Eric Logan 3 Comments

Originally posted on When I turned sixteen, I could not wait to get behind the wheel and hit the road. However, before I could trade in my 10-speed bike for the 1971 Pontiac LeMans (I miss that car) that Read more…

Why should I use their cloud when I can have MyCloud? “The Odyssey of MyCloud”

By Henry McKelvey 5 Comments

One day after going over the concept paper for my dissertation; it hit me that I have no place to store my dissertation data. So I created my very own cloud services and I kind of went overboard from my original thoughts. So here is the Odyssey of how I went for FTP to Cloud services. Continue reading

Diagram of MyCloud

Setting Up an A+ Certification Prep Home Computer Lab

By Eric Logan 2 Comments

Originally posted on One question I am constantly asked by students and other aspiring I.T. professionals preparing for the A+ exams is “how do I get experience working on computers?” The best way to get experience and the method I used is Read more…

A dose of Nagios pt.1

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Hey that rhymed!!! OK, I couldn’t help myself, it’s the hip-hop in me. plus I’m excited to finally write about Nagios. I’ve used Nagios in my workplace for the past 5 years and have really become more intimate with the Read more…

BIT Tech Digest Technology Trailblazers – Samara Lynn

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The BIT Tech Digest is all about giving visibility to Black men and women in the technology industry. The Blacks In Technology community has given me the opportunity to meet some extraordinary people whom I consider technology trailblazers. One of Read more…

Tunneling….it’s not just for rats

By Henry McKelvey 4 Comments

The information in this blog is about the use of tunneling as a tool for privacy. It is not meant to provide a way to bypass security. However, this is a way of allowing a person to offer access via a safe and some what acceptable way because direct access to the company’s assets would have been prevented. The Banner picture is a network I designed using the information I conveyed in this blog to allow remote testers to access a test environment and then send the code and test results to me at my company’s web site. This was done to provide 24/7 testing remotely. It worked great and I even got a promotion because of the concept. Continue reading

Tunneling is not just for rats

SharePoint Online for the Entrepreneur

By Ricardo Wilkins 1 Comment

Based on my article originally posted at In the summer of 2011, Microsoft launched its long-awaited upgrade to its traditional cloud services. What was known as Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS) became Office 365, which brings a suite of Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #28 with guest Kellep Charles

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcastGreg sits down again with IT Security Analyst and guru Kellep Charles. Kellep is  the creator and Executive Editor of (@SecurityOrb), an information security & privacy knowledge-based website with the mission to share and Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #18 with guest Thaddeus Howze

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee talks with Thaddeus Howze a.k.a. @ebonstorm. Thaddeus has over 25 years of experience in the I.T. field. He is an expert in Business I.T. Development, digital design and educational technology. He’s worked as a network Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #14 with guest Kevin V. Michael

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg interviews Kevin V. Michael, Co-Founder and Managing partner at Invizio overseeing business development, strategic partnerships and client relations for the company. Kevin is an Antiguan-born entrepreneur and corporate alumnus of Motorola and Citigroup Read more…