Remote server management News
October 31, 2017
Microsoft's Project Honolulu puts the GUI back in the spotlight for systems administrators who felt left behind by the company's focus on advanced initiatives.
July 07, 2015
Web monitoring software can block use of Facebook and HBO at work, but also raises privacy concerns.
April 14, 2015
Microsoft's April 2015 Patch Tuesday release is lighter than usual with 11 total bulletins, but experts say that system admins should immediately install a critical HTTP.sys patch for Windows Server.
July 03, 2013
Gas exploration firm uses Riverbed Steelhead, and Riverbed Granite hardware and virtual appliances to consolidate storage in remote sites.
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Microsoft SMT is a free Azure-based tool that offers remote Windows Server management, but there are some limits to this cloud service. Continue Reading
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Pull notifications are communications that are sent as a response to a client request. The client sends a request to a server and the server responds with the update. Continue Reading
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Remote server management interfaces, such as IPMI, iDRAC and iLO, give data center admins a central location to monitor fan speeds, power supply status, temperature and more. Continue Reading
Is a geocluster or virtual machine replication the best option for VM protection? Both approaches protect VM workloads by moving them to an alternate data center during a disaster. Continue Reading
AT&T is venturing into remote patient monitoring using its existing home security system technology. Continue Reading
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The Invoke-Command and New-PSSession PowerShell cmdlets can make it easier for admins to manage a number of remote servers. Continue Reading
Poor communication between IT and users can hinder MDM enrollment. Apple is trying to ease employees' apprehension with its remote management UI feature. Continue Reading
Remote KVMs represent both convenience and potential for disaster. A few simple security steps can prevent downed servers, whether from an intentional attack or a simple miscommunicated update. Continue Reading
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Remote server management tools enable granular server control from anywhere, but they're useless without a network connection or power supply. Continue Reading
As Microsoft encourages Windows admins to deal with servers offsite, here are some easy steps they can use for Windows Server 2012 Remote Management. Continue Reading
Remote systems management using KVM over IP is helping businesses avoid the costs associated with travel while improving support response times. Continue Reading