Data Management

Oceans of data are generated every day by businesses and enterprises, and all of it must be prioritized, analyzed, and safeguarded with the right architecture, tools, polices, and procedures. TechRepublic provides the resources you need.

  • Downloads // Jan 2006

    Create users in Active Directory from a CSV file with this VBScript

    This VBScript will create users with passwords in Active Directory in the Users container. Creating users can be tedious, especially when user information already resides in your company's HR system. Instead of manually creating a user and assigning passwords, you can use a script that accomplishes the same goal....

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  • Downloads // Dec 2005

    10 common SQL Server problems and solutions

    This list outlines 10 common SQL Server problems and solutions. This handy two-page list outlines 10 familiar SQL Server problems and an assortment of solutions. From "Out of Space" errors to a database going suspect, this list is great quick reference for every SQL administrator.Here's a sample:Number 1: Users...

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  • Downloads // Nov 2005

    Control Excel data entry with these five powerful tips

    This download provides five powerful tips to help you control Excel data entry and improve accuracy. Using Microsoft Excel, you can store and analyze financial information, statistical data, mathematical formulas and more. Yet without accurate data, your sophisticated spreadsheet calculations are useless. Data accuracy can be particularly problematic if...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2005

    10 things you should know about working with Microsoft Access reports

    Mastering reporting basics in Microsoft Access is fairly easy, but working most effectively means going beyond the basics. These tips will help you work more efficiently and create better results. When you need to share database information in a consistent and easy-to-read manner, you can use Access' reporting features...

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  • Downloads // Aug 2005

    Seven keys to implementing an ITIL framework

    The IT Infrastructure Library, a group of standards for service, has gained acceptance as a nonproprietary framework for IT projects. Here's a look at how you can integrate ITIL into your organization. Today's business environment demands that IT be more attentive to customer requests by delivering quality solutions and...

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  • Downloads // Jun 2005

    12 useful MySQL configuration variables that will improve performance

    The default MySQL server settings are optimized for most common uses and for most installations these settings will work just fine as is. However, because MySQL is so open, it's fairly easy for you to further fine-tune MySQL's default settings to obtain even greater performance and stability, and to better...

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  • Downloads // Apr 2005

    IT department report card

    Keeping your IT department running smoothly means staying on top of each critical area of the operation--from change management to virus protection to licensing issues. This tool will help you measure the effectiveness of each aspect of your IT organization and enable you to track potential problems and proposed solutions.Join...

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  • Downloads // Apr 2005

    20 key features of enterprise backup software

    Choosing the right backup software product requires you to consider a number of factors, from reporting functionality to management features to support for various media, storage devices, and platforms. This list will help you target the features your organization needs in a backup solution.Join the discussion of this download.

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  • Downloads // Mar 2005

    12 crucial components of facilities management

    Facilities management in an IT infrastructure involves diligence and coordination of efforts across a number of elements, from climate control and backup power to earthquake safeguards. Yet many facilities managers overlook key details and processes?a surefire way to compromise the reliability and stability of a computer center. This comprehensive list...

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  • Downloads // Feb 2005

    Create a site for e-commerce with PHP, MySQL, and PayPal

    This how-to article offers step-by-step instructions for adding e-commerce capabilities to your existing Web site using PHP, MySQL, and PayPal. The method outlined here lets you add e-business functionality to your corporate portal without a major allocation of scarce development resources.

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  • Downloads // Jul 2004

    Microsoft Access Help Desk Database

    Use this sample Microsoft Access Help Desk database as a simple substitute for commercial help desk software. It provides pertinent customer information with tabs to track call details as well as create reports.

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  • Downloads // May 2004

    Master Browser Tool Kit

    Forcing systems to act as Master Browser or Backup Browser (or excluding them from those roles) can help you troubleshoot network problems, but making the needed registry edits can slow you down. This HTA offers a GUI interface to streamline the process.

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  • Downloads // Apr 2004

    Sample SLA for outsourced data backups and retrievals

    Use this sample service level agreement (SLA) if your organization is entering into a contract with a third-party provider to outsource your data backups. This sample document will help you understand what should be included in this type of SLA and the legal and operational protections that you need to...

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  • Downloads // Jan 2004

    iAnywhere Solutions - SQL Anywhere Studio 9 Developer Edition for Windows

    SQL Anywhere Studio is a comprehensive package that provides data management and enterprise data synchronization to enable the rapid development and deployment of database-powered applications for mobile, embedded and small to medium sized business (SMB) environments. SQL Anywhere Studio extends the reach of corporate data, information and applications to anywhere...

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  • Downloads // Jan 2004

    Informix Downloads (IBM Informix Dynamic Server (IDS) 32bit)

    Informix Dynamic Server (IDS) 9.4 is a best-of-breed online transaction processing (OLTP) database for enterprise and workgroup computing. IDS 9.4 protect data assets in a highly-dependable database management system. High Availability Data Replication (HDR) provides complete turn-key disaster recovery. Enterprise Replication (ER) provides selective replication of data across multiple geographic...

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  • Downloads // Nov 2003

    Sample Active Directory Chart

    Figuring out how to properly design an Active Directory environment can be confusing. You can use this sample Visio Active Directory Chart to use as a starting point in designing your Active Directory Forest.

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  • Downloads // Nov 2003

    Sample Active Directory User Database

    You can use this sample database to maintain user information in Access. Then you can import and export that information into Active Directory.

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  • Downloads // Sep 2002

    Database: Track software licensing compliance

    This Microsoft Access database can help your organization keep close tabs on software licensing compliance by offering a fast and easy way to track all licenses.

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  • Downloads // Jul 2012

    Protect Your Critical Oracle Data - for Free!

    LiteSpeed Engine for Oracle cuts storage costs, reduces backup/restore times and delivers a solid return-on-investment - while keeping total control over the backup and recovery process. It's tailored to the needs of Oracle and cross-platform DBAs, and seamlessly integrates into Oracle's Recovery Manager (RMAN) and Export backup strategies. See...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Active Administrator trial download

    Discover the Power of Total Active Directory Management If you want the most powerful, flexible and full-featured Active Directory management solution on the market, you need Active Administrator. Auditing, delegating permissions, managing Group Policy, granular recovery and more - it's all there, it's powerful and it's so easy anyone...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Secure Copy trial download

    Migrate Quickly, Easily and Securely - for Free! Migrating data between Windows-based devices? It isn't just moving information - it's copying data, permissions, shares, users and groups, and doing it securely and with little or no downtime. Are you ready for the headaches and time commitment? If not, you...

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  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    Best Practices: Migrating to Windows Server 2008

    The best and easiest ways to migrate to Microsoft? Windows Server? 2008 OS.

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  • Downloads // Jan 2011

    Cloud Security Guidance IBM Recommendations for the Implementation of Cloud Security

    Cloud computing is a flexible, cost-effective, and proven delivery platform for providing business or consumer IT services over the Internet. Cloud resources can be rapidly deployed and easily scaled, with all processes, applications, and services provisioned "on demand", regardless of user location or device. As a result, cloud computing gives...

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  • Downloads // May 2010

    Podcast: CTO Perspective on Virtualizing with NetApp, Cisco, and VMware

    Brian Denton, CTO of ExamWorks, discusses his organization's technology solution that utilizes NetApp?, VMware?, Cisco, and secure multi-tenancy. He also explains ExamWorks' strategy of virtualizing Microsoft? applications and using a virtual desktop infrastructure.

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  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    IBM Smart SOA approach in action: Application Foundation Demo.

    This demo shows how the IBM? Smart SOA? application foundation helped JK Enterprises as their business expanded. You'll see how IBM helped them improve their agility and employee productivity?increasing their ROI, and decreasing costs.

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  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    Podcast: Staying competitive and Showing ROI

    According to recent research conducted by IBM? ISS X-Force?, more than half of all disclosed vulnerabilities in 2008 were Web application flaws. Learn how IBM Web application security solutions can help you reduce costs, manage risk and improve service. Listen to the podcast.

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  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Podcast: Smarter Collaboration Cost Reduction Strategy

    Are you CAPEX and OPEX challenged? Looking for ways to free up money in your IT budget immediately that can still help with long term TCO? Looking for rapid ROI? Smarter Collaboration solutions from IBM offers you an unique opportunity to focus, exploit opportunities, and act with speed. This podcast...

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  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata

    Instead of focusing on recovery after disasters, midmarket businesses need solutions that enable business continuity before and during them. Listen to the recording, "CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata," to see how the IBM? Comprehensive Data Protection Express solution addresses the needs of midmarket companies that don't have...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2011

    Free Virtual Data Protection! Get Your vRanger Trial

    Cut your backup time in half - while using less storage space - for free! vRanger is powerful, easy to use, grows with your needs and is blazing fast. Change your approach to virtual backup and recovery. Get your free trial.

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  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    Self-service Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing provides reliable, flexible and cost-effective access to all data, devices and services in a virtualized network environment. Representing a true paradigm shift in the way we view and use technology, cloud computing is specifically designed to reduce costs, improve service delivery and enable business innovation. In this video,...

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  • Downloads // Oct 2011

    IBM Cloudburst Overview (demo)

    IBM CloudBurst is a family of built-for-purpose, workload-specific cloud computing packages that provide IT executives with the capabilities required for a Dynamic Infrastructure.

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  • Downloads // Oct 2011

    Cloud Cross Program - IBM Cloudburst Overview (demo)

    IBM CloudBurst is a family of built-for-purpose, workload-specific cloud computing packages that provide IT executives with the capabilities required for a Dynamic Infrastructure.

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  • Downloads // Feb 2012

    Free Trial: vRanger, the Powerful VMware Recovery Solution

    When disaster strikes, don't waste hours and dollars recovering critical data. vRanger delivers blazing-fast speed and granular recovery for your VMware applications and data. Get your free trial today.

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  • Downloads // Jun 2008

    Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery Server Edition

    Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery 8 restores systems in minutes, not hours or days, even to dissimilar hardware and virtual environments. Backup Exec System Recovery 8 now includes: flexible offsite protection to an FTP location or secondary disk; granular recovery of Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint documents or files and...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    Cloud Computing in a Box

    Decades worth of technology iterations have created a type of parallel universe in the data center. There are millions of under-utilized and under-supervised systems that don't function together or act like one system at all. A smarter approach to IT is needed and the answers may very well depend on...

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  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Comprehensive Virtualization Management - From VM to Spindle

    SolarWinds Virtualization Manager delivers integrated VMware & Microsoft Hyper-V capacity planning, performance monitoring, VM sprawl control, configuration management, & chargeback automation. All in one awesomely affordable product that’s easy to download, deploy, and use. Virtualization Manager auto-discovers the virtual machines in your environment making the creation of your monitoring environment...

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