July 21, 2013

Today’s meeting of the GTPCC was held in Community Room of Howell Furniture,

6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas

Attendance: 16 members and 6 guests.

New Members: None

Renewals: Gilbert Saldana, Christina LeDee and Nelson LeDee

Guest Speaker: Lauri Arnold, Program Director at L.I.T.

Speaker Presentation: Virtualization, Infrastructure and Networking


At 1:30 pm: Dr.Sams Q&A Session: Topics discussed:

Adding RAM; www.crucial.com

Browser redirections corrections

Active X and Java

Routers, ratings links, adaptors and networking tips

Wireless apps

Smart phone security and anti-virus, Trustgo and lockout apps

Google android tablet


At 2:30 pm: Guest presentation: Speaker Lauri Arnold, Program Director and Instructor of Computer Networking & Troubleshooting at LaMar Institute of Technology. Ms. Arnold opened with overall security and "technology trust" Protection. Discussed Virtualization as to workstations and desktop infrastructure. Lauri discussed the frequent updating of software and hardware with cost effects. Also discussed, Microsoft and Cisco Servers and data storage.


At 3:50 pm: Announcements and upcoming meeting by Computer Dimensions on new Apple products.


At 3:55 pm: Treasurer held door prize drawings: See Door Prizes Page for items &winners.


At 4:10 pm: Meeting adjourned 


Submitted by Don Schoening for

Gwen Jones

GTPCC Secretary