Legacy (Old) IT Documents

Examples of IT Documentation I Produced Around the Year 2000

Company P (1996)

  • Operating System (OS) evaluation: MS-DOS or Windows 95?
  • Local Area Network (LAN) strategy - UTP cabling, TCP/IP, PSTN dial-up, MegaStream, NT Server v3.51, WordPerfect v5.1, Lotus 1-2-3 r3, CorelDraw, Pascal, Fortran, 32MB RAM, 1GB disk, etc.
  • Privacy document pertaining to compliance with the 1984 Data Protection Act (DPA).  A user requesting personal data is required to pay a cheque for £10 to their employer - and may have to wait up to forty days to receive a response.

Company Q (2003)

  • A network design I authored in Visio for a leading edge public sector environment in 2003. It contained secure WiFi, VPNs, RSA SecurID tokens, web content blocking, etc.  It was ahead of its time - for a public services environment!

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