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11/17/17

Remote Vendor Access

Looking for best practices about how to allow remote vendor access inside of our network. We are wondering how other organizations are handling this. Looking … read more ›

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11/14/17

Equipment for Sale

A member is selling the following equipment. If interested, please contact your NOREX Information Manager to be connected to this member. IBM XIV A68MPD- IBM … read more ›

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11/10/17

Firmware Updates on LAN Switches

I’m looking for a tool or spreadsheet or method for performing scheduled firmware updates on LAN switches (Cisco). How are updates evaluated? How often are … read more ›

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11/06/17

Can Anyone Share Their Backup Policy?

A member is searching for a backup policy. Does anyone have one that they can share? … read more ›

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08/01/17

Cisco Clock Signal Component Recall

We have several Cisco devices that are affected by the Clock Signal Component issue (http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/support/web/clock-signal.html). Some of these devices are in service and some are … read more ›

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11/01/17

Documentation for Closing Down or Moving a Facility

Looking for documentation (best practices, check lists, processes and procedures for closing down a facility and also for moving a facility. … read more ›

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09/25/17

Twin Cities: ethernet cabling companies?

Twin Cities Folks, We are looking to select a low voltage/Ethernet cabling company to take over our cable pulls, etc. Who do you use and … read more ›

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09/26/17

Supplemental Microsoft Offices 365 Backups

Our company has about 1400-1500 employees all with O365 accounts, OneDrive, and a dozen or so Sharepoint sites. We are ending a trial on a … read more ›

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09/28/17

ServiceNow Configuration Management Database (CMDB)

Tackling the CMDB can be a challenge. Things to remember when approaching either implementation or cleaning/update of a current CMDB are Scope, Span and Methods. … read more ›

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08/11/17

Citrix Licensing Costs

We're trying to find out what others are paying for Citrix licenses. Are they perpetual licenses or subscription model. Any help appreciated. Pat Ryan Information … read more ›

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04/20/16

Cumulative Updates

I am looking for the best practices, best efforts, regarding applying cumulative updates to servers and various applications housed within those servers. Very interested in … read more ›

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08/16/17

Building security video in the cloud

Anyone have experience with uploading their building security in the could vs onsite? Any drawbacks? Any changes/upgrades needed in bandwidth? … read more ›

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05/16/17

Open Source Software Governance Process

We're looking for process examples for how to manage intake of Open Source software components and solutions into the Enterprise. Primarily focused on API and … read more ›

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07/12/17

802.1x Network Controls Implementation.

Greetings, We are set to begin down the path of using 802.1x, having just implemented Cisco ISE in our environment. We are facing some questions … read more ›

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04/25/17

Ivanti/LANDesk Implementation Refernces

We're looking at implementing LANDesk's patching, server protect, imaging, and asset management/intelligence. The quote has come back with a rather large professional services (10 days) … read more ›

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06/05/17

Backup(Data Domain) to Cloud

We currently use Data Domain as our backup solution. We are looking to backup to cloud to reduce the storage in Data Domain. I would … read more ›

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04/27/17

Anyone Using LIghtower Fiber Networks for Internet or Extended LAN serivces?

We have been using Level3, formerly TW Telecom, for years. We are considering Lightower Fiber Networks who reminds us of what TW Telecom used to … read more ›

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05/22/17

Abacus Solutions

We are looking for a vendor that supports IBM AS400 hardware and OS. Abacus Solutions looks like a solid company. Does anyone have any experience … read more ›

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04/26/17

Windows 10 application updates with WSUS

How do we get Windows 10 to install critical updates for Microsoft applications (i.e. Outlook, Word) using WSUS on Datacenter 2012 R2? The operating system … read more ›

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05/08/17

Hardware Quality Assurance Plan

Looking for an example of a hardware quality assurance plan. It would cover servers, desktops, network, and telecommunication equipment. Our company has an overarching QA … read more ›

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03/23/17

Digital Asset Management (DAM)

Hello Norex Members, We are currently researching Digital Asset Management and would like to gather information from other organizations. If any Norex members are willing … read more ›

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03/23/17

Managing DB2 Native Stored Procedures Lifecycle

We are looking to see what peers are doing around database lifecycle management of DB2 Native Stored Procedures - specifically creation/editing of packages, source control, … read more ›

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10/18/16

Planning to migrate from PRI (to SIP)

We are currently using PRIs for incoming 800 lines and outbound long distance. Our vendor is doing a terrible job, so we are considering switching … read more ›

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03/08/17

Central Server Monitoring: Dell vs. HP

When it comes to a central server management and monitoring system, I am looking towards an all Dell solution vs an all HP solution. Does … read more ›

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01/05/17

Remedy to ServiceNow Migration question

I'm looking to connect with people who have experience migrating from Remedy to ServiceNow. We are a mature ITIL organization and are trying to estimate … read more ›

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