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Documenting configuration data and performing a complete backup of the RDS source server is crucial for avoiding issues. Do you know the requirements?
As Windows RDS becomes more important for troubleshooting remote systems, admins need to get a handle on prerequisites before an upgrade.
As of the next version of Windows Server, MultiPoint Server is now a role within Windows Server instead of a standalone product.
As Office 365 increases in popularity, admins should get to know these apps and how they work with each organization.
Admins have some options if they want to create messages for disabled email accounts to let senders know the address is no longer in use.
Once you know how multi-forest hybrid environments work, finish the setup process for custom domains and Azure AD Sync Services.
Dell's latest update to KACE includes more tracking and recording capabilities for issues that may crop up with Internet of Things devices.
Microsoft has improved Windows 8.1 security, but no OS is free of vulnerabilities. Some basic settings can further protect Windows 8.x systems.
The best way to run Windows on Mac OS devices depends on whether you need performance, open source support or centralized management.
Private Docker repositories are available through the Google Container Registry -- a move to help secure and deploy private container images.
Building in AWS offered one company efficiency and ease of deployment, but moving back in-house on OpenStack will give them control and agility.
U.S. federal agencies have been slow to adopt cloud due to security concerns, budget constraints and other factors. But that might change soon.
Kroll Ontrack's new SQL Server database recovery tool was developed from customer feedback. It recovers selected tables instead of the whole database.
Direct-sales food distributor Epicure deployed a new server cluster to keep its websites from being overwhelmed -- and saved money on SQL Server and storage in the process.
Basit Farooq explains the pros and cons of scaling out and scaling up when increasing the workload on the SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS).
In channel news this week, Avnet Technology Solutions introduced a new service for solution providers and suppliers; Check Point released a global partner program; and more.
Implementation is just one of the services that channel companies can wrap around a cloud HR project. The opportunities include strategy consulting, configuration, change management and the integration of HR apps with other back-office systems.
Seven months after naming Ingram Micro as North American Distributor of the Year, EMC is cutting ties with the distributor.