Should You Keep Using Microsoft Access?

Andrew Comeau   November 7, 2019   Comments Off on Should You Keep Using Microsoft Access?

Full Disclosure – I Owe My Career to Access I’ve been working with Microsoft Access off and on since 1997, just a few years after it was first introduced in ’92. I can realistically say that learning Access made my career in I.T.. I’d had some previous programming and database experience with Borland Paradox and an older DOS title so… Read more »

Computer Technician needed by City of Belleview

Andrew Comeau   October 7, 2019   Comments Off on Computer Technician needed by City of Belleview

The City of Belleview, Florida is looking for a Computer Technician / End User Support person to work at their centralized help desk and call center. Among other requirements, the right candidate must have the following: Desktop imaging and OS experience Networking support experience Active Directory and Windows Server knowledge The job was posted 10/3/2019. For more information about this… Read more »

Programming Languages: Nim v1.0 Released

Andrew Comeau   September 24, 2019   Comments Off on Programming Languages: Nim v1.0 Released

Version 1.0 of the Nim programming language was released on September 23, 2019. According to the post on Nim’s site at Nim-Lang.org, This is a stable release of the language with long term support (LTS). Nim is a compiled language. This means that the code can be compiled into executable files that can be run on multiple operating systems including… Read more »

Computer Technician needed in Chiefland, Florida

Andrew Comeau   September 23, 2019   Comments Off on Computer Technician needed in Chiefland, Florida

Gator Works Computing is looking for a Computer Technician to work at their office in Chiefland, Florida. Among other requirements, the right candidate must have the following: Excellent technical knowledge of network and computer hardware Hands-on hardware troubleshooting experience. Working technical knowledge of current network protocols, operating systems, and standards The job was posted 9/19/2019. For more information about this… Read more »

I.T. Info Session at College of Central Florida

Andrew Comeau   September 18, 2019   Comments Off on I.T. Info Session at College of Central Florida

The College of Central Florida will be holding an information session on its Information Technology and Management Information Systems programs on Wednesday, Sept. 25 from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m.. This event will be held in the Ewers Century Center, Building 40, Room 303 of the CF Campus at 3001 S.W. College Road in Ocala. From the official event announcement: At… Read more »

I.T. Systems Manager needed at Citrus County Clerk’s Office

Andrew Comeau   September 16, 2019   Comments Off on I.T. Systems Manager needed at Citrus County Clerk’s Office

The Citrus County Clerk’s Office in Inverness, Florida is in need of a full-time I.T. Systems and Support Manager. This is a supervisory position requiring an Associates Degree in an I.T.-related field. A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred. At least four years of systems admin experience and 2 years of supervisory experience are preferred. For more information or to apply, register… Read more »

Managing Your Organization’s Contacts with CiviCRM

Andrew Comeau   September 14, 2019   Comments Off on Managing Your Organization’s Contacts with CiviCRM

Whether you’re selling products, managing a non-profit or running a political campaign, one of the most important things you do is to manage relationships with other people. Your ability to maintain your organization’s contact database, whether it contains potential customers or donors, is essential to your operations. Many organizations use various types of Contact Relationship Management (CRM) software such as… Read more »

Five WordPress Plugins That Will Enhance Your Website

Andrew Comeau   September 14, 2019   Comments Off on Five WordPress Plugins That Will Enhance Your Website

WordPress is the most popular Content Management System, powering approximately a third of the world’s websites in September 2019 according to W3Techs.com. One of its advantages is the ability to quickly add almost any necessary features through the installation of plugins. The WordPress marketplace includes over 50,000 plugins, many of which are free to download with additional premium features available… Read more »

Systems Administrator needed at Citrus County Sheriff’s Office

Andrew Comeau   September 9, 2019   Comments Off on Systems Administrator needed at Citrus County Sheriff’s Office

The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Network And Computer System Administrator to work at their office in Inverness, Florida. The right candidate must be skilled with VMWare and SQL Server and have three years of experience. The job was posted 9/5/2019 and expires 11/4/2019. For more information, register with EmployFlorida.com and reference job #11038740. (http://tinyurl.com/y2pk4g3v) For more… Read more »

April 11, 2019 Presentation Online

Andrew Comeau   August 2, 2019   Comments Off on April 11, 2019 Presentation Online

On April 11, Eli Geske gave a presentation on the history of JavaScript and what makes it such an important language for web development. You can still view the slides through Google Docs. Additional Resources … If Eli’s presentation set you on fire to learn JavaScript, here are some additional learning resources you might find helpful: Mozilla’s MDN Web Docs… Read more »