• Properly managed, planned systems outages need not prove contentious or disruptive. With a little foresight, even scheduled service interruptions can be coordinated in ways that catch no one by surprise...
    Apr 2021 in Tools & Templates
  • There are thousands of Linux distribution variants, some of them incredibly obscure and niche-y, while others are enterprise-ready. Some are desktop only, while others are server-only. if you’re new to...
    Apr 2021 in Downloads
  • For those enterprise developers and admins who are keen on knowing which open source projects rank at the top of the GitHub lists, we’ve got you covered. This checklist, from...
    Apr 2021 in Tools & Templates
  • It’s common practice for companies to leverage offshore employees or contractors in order to offload work to specialized individuals or reduce costs associated with certain tasks and responsibilities. This can...
    Apr 2021 in Tools & Templates
  • If you’re a systems administrator, you know the importance of log files. Without those crucial bits of saved information, you might not know where to start troubleshooting issues on your...
    Apr 2021 in Tools & Templates
  • It’s common practice for companies to leverage contractors in order to offload work to specialized individuals or reduce costs associated with certain tasks and responsibilities. This can free up in-house...
    Apr 2021 in Tools & Templates
  • No matter how you break it down, regardless of its size or stature in the industry, information technology infrastructure and the communications network it supports, supplies the fuel that powers...
    Mar 2021 in Tools & Templates
  • The Data encryption policy, from TechRepublic Premium, describes the data protection requirements for all organization data accessed using, or stored on, any electronic device, computer, network or system. From the...
    Mar 2021 in Tools & Templates
  • The job of the system admin is never done. Security, software rollouts, updates, user management, network I/O...you name it, and the admin has to do it. All those duties can...
    Mar 2021 in Tools & Templates
  • The Security Incident Response Policy, from TechRepublic Premium, describes the organization’s process for minimizing and mitigating the results of an information technology security-related incident. From the policy: Purpose The policy’s...
    Mar 2021 in Tools & Templates