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By Ed Tittel Manage Nov 23, 2016

Admin Toolbox: File Mgmt

When it comes to managing Windows files, and the storage volumes that contain them, two free tools stand out: WinDirStat and TreeSize Free. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel Problem Solve Nov 10, 2016

How to repair damaged or corrupt Windows system files

Windows system files are the lifeblood of the OS. Admins can use tools such as System File Checker and Deployment Image Servicing and Management to repair them when damaged. Continue Reading


By Sander Van Vugt Problem Solve Oct 31, 2016

How does an OVF file work with VMware Workstation?

With so many different files forms supported in virtualization, there is a lack of standardization. Administrators can mitigate that problem using OVF file format. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel Manage Oct 20, 2016

How to navigate the Windows 10 file cleanup waters

After upgrading to Windows 10, an old version of the OS remains, taking up precious disk space. Admins should know how to remove it as well as other wasteful apps and files. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel Evaluate Oct 07, 2016

Windows Updates: CAB vs MSU Files

Sometimes, Microsoft releases out-of-band updates outside the Windows Update service through its Update Catalog. That's when understanding CAB vs MSU files helps. Continue Reading


By John Moore News Sep 27, 2016

Autotask extends its MSP platform with file backup

Autotask made product unification a key thrust of its annual customer meeting, unveiling a new offering that expands its unified platform into automated file backup. Continue Reading


By Rob Wright News Nov 30, 2016

How cloud file sharing is creating new headaches for security teams

A sharp rise in cloud file sharing and collaboration activity is creating big problems for security teams – even when the number of security incidents is miniscule. Continue Reading


By Dave Raffo News Apr 05, 2016

Nutanix updates IPO filing

Nutanix has been waiting so long to complete its initial public offering (IPO) that the hyper-converged pioneer updated its filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Nutanix’s amended S-1 ... Continue Reading


By Ramin Edmond News Nov 17, 2016

Citrix ShareFile updates let businesses ditch paper processes

Citrix will roll out a few ShareFile updates on its web app that allow users to request approvals and e-signatures on digital documents. Continue Reading


By Adam Bertram Manage Nov 16, 2016

Use Windows PowerShell DSC to construct file servers from scratch

Administrators can take control over the deployment of common resources, such as Windows-based file servers, using PowerShell Desired State Configuration. Continue Reading