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Administrators should have a regular backup schedule and be sure to remove outdated backups to avoid storage issues.
I need to restore Active Directory to a different hardware platform. Which backup method should I use to avoid problems?
Although Windows Server has a built-in backup tool, third-party tools offer useful capabilities, such as reporting and alerting features, to help admins back up Active Directory.
I have limited drive space on my Exchange Server but need to restore large mailboxes. Can I prevent mailbox restores from a recovery database by circular logging?
In Exchange CU10, search for more email results and log Send As audit events as expected. Update Rollup 11 stops the Information Store from crashing.
I want to move from a single Exchange 2013 server to multiple servers, including multiple database and client access servers, for HA. What's the best way to do this?
Awk lets you find and process patterns in text. It can get complicated, but the basics are pretty simple and a good place to start learning about Linux commands.
The Internet of Things could make work more efficient for users, but admins must consider how IoT devices will affect the resources desktop users need.
Windows 10 mashes up some of the best features of Windows 7 and 8, and delivers them to users and IT shops in a way that could make it the de facto OS for the enterprise.
The DevOps model is taking off as cloud adoption grows. But what exactly are the key responsibilities of a DevOps team in the enterprise?
Rackspace's Fanatical Support for Amazon's cloud gives customers AWS managed services for less than the cost of AWS Enterprise Support.
Given their knowledge of an organization's new and legacy apps, DevOps teams can streamline an application's move to the cloud.
Microsoft's in-memory OLTP needed improvements, and they are here with SQL Server 2016. Learn about the enhancements to this query-boosting feature.
In all tests performed by expert Basit Farooq, memory-optimized tables outperformed disk-based tables by running faster and generating less disk I/O.
Once hampered by limitations, in-memory OLTP will be more robust and complete in SQL Server 2016. Learn about the improvements.
CompTIA's fifth-annual State of the Channel study shows IT services companies spending more on marketing and focusing on consulting and hybrid IT services.
OpenText has announced a new partner program that aligns with the vendor's digital strategy and product lines.
Following Hewlett-Packard's company split, the HP partner program will break into two distinct programs: Partner First and Partner Ready.