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7 Best Tools for VMware Backups

One of the biggest reasons organizations creates backups is because of hardware failures. For example, if an organization’s storage array with all Virtual Machines (VM) fails, then all VMs will…

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Best Hyper-V Backups Tools

The time to start backing up your Hyper-V environment is yesterday. Backups can’t simply wait for tomorrow or the next season. Failure of a single VM or group of VMs…

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Linux Commands Cheat Sheet

There are hundreds – possibly thousands –  commands available in Linux. Remembering every command is not possible and it can be quite daunting for a novice user. The good news…

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ELB Health Check Guide

Amazon’s Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) is one of the world’s most popular load balancing utilities that manage some of the largest traffic loads on the internet. Using the load balancing…

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10 Best Online Port Scanners

What is an open port and why is it a problem? Find out about port scanners and protect your system from attack. “Port” is a confusing term in IT. It…

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Tutorial: PowerShell Kill Process Command

Managing processes in complex Windows environments can be an overwhelming and time-consuming experience. Having to be constantly logging into different machines at different times, hitting the “Ctrl+Alt+Del”, looking for specific…

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5 Best Cisco Network Magic Alternatives

Since the depreciation of Network Magic by Cisco, many readers have been seeking similar solutions for remote PC management, patching, or hardware setup. This can be a difficult task since…

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Domain Controller Health Check Guide

In this guide, we’ll go through a powerful MS Windows utility known as DCDiag. This tool can be used for performing domain controller health checks, testing DNS services, and even…