What you should do to fully understand and perfect your network.
“If there’s one thing I hate the most, it’s software licensing.” This was said to me, unprompted, by my friend Janine who works in government. She managed operations at large federal organization and handled budget items in the billions of dollars each year. But her biggest hassle was dealing with how her vendors handled software licensing.
When transitioning to a new solution, do IT vendors elicit a mix of anticipation and fear? That makes sense. You're eager to see the new service hard at work, but simultaneously concerned it won't live up to promised hype or deliver on promises made by the supplier.
Cloud computing is a ready-made revolution for SMBs. Forget about server downtime; elastic computing and API-driven development is perfect for smaller organizations with project funding in the mere thousands of dollars.
Virtualization is becoming more and more popular among IT communities, and with good reason. But that popularity will require a greater level of vigilance as well.
Adista's 10-person IT team uses Progress WhatsUp Gold to monitor network issues for over 1500 devices they manage for their clients.
Progress WhatsUp Gold and Progress Chef are in the running for an IP Insider IT Award and a Dev Insider IT Awards, respectively.
There are a lot of IIS-based websites. Many shops started with one core site, and now have a mess of sites they need to keep running – and performing well enough to keep customers coming back.
There are three words that best define manual server patching; labor-intensive, error-prone, and resource-heavy. Only three because we leave out the swearing.
Your website is too critical a resource to waste. It is increasingly cored to your business, the main way people find you and learn more about you.
These days, databases do far more heavy lifting, even serving as a repository for all a company’s critical information – both structured and unstructured.
Your network monitoring tool is watching your entire network so it already understands where problems may lie that can impact your Exchange performance.
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