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Today I’m going to introduce you to a handy script I made to provide a Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)  ‘ping-like’ facility on the command-line. I distribute this to my server estate so I always have something to hand which can punch that little bit ...
Download by ianatkin | 01 Oct 2013 | 0 comments
One issue I face regularly with vendor products is detecting whether they are actually working or not.  A vendor service may be up, a process may be running, but this does not mean that the service is able to perform useful work. Whilst elaborate ...
Idea by ianatkin | 01 Oct 2013 | 0 comments
Today I'm going to talk about something that server admins fear the most. Server Documentation . As we all know, installing a server, configuring it and then generally playing with it (often till it breaks) is fun. But the moment you want a ...
Article by ianatkin | 30 Sep 2013 | 0 comments
  Been messing the last few days with a combination of t-sql and Word macros to create a way of documenting the policies and rules for Altiris Monitor 7.1 servers. All pretty much done, so am writing up for CONNECT. Here's a taster ...
Blog Entry by ianatkin | 06 Sep 2013 | 6 comments
I need a solution Has anyone come across Monitor Solution not firing off alerts as expected? There is a KB to resolve which works, ...
Forum Discussion by ianatkin | 27 Aug 2013 | 0 comments
I need a solution I'm trying to build a monitor solution 7.1 report which contains the same data as is made available through the monitor solution email tokens. This is so that ...
Forum Discussion by ianatkin | 16 Aug 2013 | 3 comments
Good news from Symantec CEO Steve Bennett has arrived in the form of a  Customer and Partner letter . The important bit for us is that Endpoint Management is explictly listed as being a critical part of the Symantec portolio moving forward. This is ...
Blog Entry by ianatkin | 21 Mar 2013 | 0 comments
I need a solution Does anyone know how to configure an email alert to be sent out once an alert has been remediated? Our scenario is that we have multiple techs. When all get the ...
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Forum Discussion by ianatkin | 09 Jan 2013 | 2 comments
It's just been brought to my attention that Brian Madden yesterday posted this very interesting blog, ...
Blog Entry by ianatkin | 20 Sep 2012 | 0 comments
In today's enterprise, application administrators are increasingly required to be IT generalists with knowledge spanning far beyond the application layer. Applications demand performance and when an application underperforms, we are increasingly ...
Article by ianatkin | 03 Aug 2012 | 8 comments