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02/06/18

Costs for a Technology Assessment

We are a transit agency and are evaluating our business technology systems for overlap or gaps and currently looking for examples of cost proposals from … read more ›

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02/16/18

Differing Data Retention Requirements and Tape Backup

We are working on a data retention strategy for our company, and one of the challenges we are running into is data saved on backup … read more ›

3 Comments
02/13/18

Project Plan for Upgrading Exchange Server from 2010 to 2016

A member is seeking a project plan for their exchange upgrade from 2010 to 2016. Does anyone have anything they can share on this? … read more ›

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02/13/18

Project Plan/Outline for Upgrading ADFS Server

A member is seeking an outline or project plan to assist with the upgrading of their ADFS server. Does anyone have something they can share … read more ›

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02/02/18

Outlook 2016 calendar and tools organization help

I’m looking for assistance from someone at a large company with lots of shared calendars and other resources in Outlook to give me some direction … read more ›

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01/30/18

Networking requested regarding Kofax Express for scanning documents

Member looking to network with others who have experience using Kofax Express for scanning documents. … read more ›

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01/11/18

3rd Party Support for NetApp in Disaster Recovery

A member is considering using 3rd Party Support (TERiX) for their NetApp FAS 3220 system at their Disaster Recovery site. Have any members used 3rd … read more ›

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01/10/18

Adding an item to shared calendars in Outlook 2016

We use Outlook 2016 (not office 365) at our organization. Our boss would like to find out if there is a way to add an … read more ›

2 Comments
10/02/17

AutoDesk Vault Backup Strategy?

Is anyone here using AutoDesk Vault and if so, how are you backing up your Vault instance(s)? I am told that AutoDesk only recommends a … read more ›

2 Comments
12/15/17

American Megatrends - StorTrends

Searching for others that have purchased American Megatrends StorTrends san storage. Would you have a few minutes to share your experiences, pros/cons? … read more ›

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11/14/17

Storage Solution for Editing Video

I am wondering what other companies are using to store and edit large video files. Today we have a single employee that stores and edits … read more ›

4 Comments
11/22/17

SMB with Windows 10

We are having issues having windows 10 PCs map a drive to an AIX server using SAMBA. Our SAMBA server is running version 3.5.1 We … read more ›

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09/15/17

Questions regarding backup of O365 Exchange Online

Who is backing up data in Office 365 Exchange Online? What third-party solution would you recommend? What were reasons for adoption and use? Is encryption … read more ›

3 Comments
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 ›

4 Comments
12/04/17

On-line Backup Solutions for Mid-Sized (60 Server Range) Company

A member is just starting to look into on-line backup solutions. They are asking what other mid-size (60 server range) companies are using. They would … read more ›

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12/01/17

Video Streaming Vendor Recommendations

Member looking for vendors that provide Video Streaming Solutions and Services. Must provide both 24/7 live streaming and archive capabilities. … read more ›

5 Comments
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11/27/17

Hyper-converged vs. traditional infrastructure

A member will be moving out of their existing on premise datacenter at the corporate office and moving the virtual server infrastructure to a colo … read more ›

3 Comments
Closed Topic
11/27/17

Data transfer from one SAN to a new SAN

I’m preparing for a lease refresh of one of our SAN. The old SAN is an Dell Equalogic PS4100, the new SAN will be a … read more ›

2 Comments
Closed Topic
11/20/17

Recommendations for Off-Site Storage other than Iron Mountain

Can anyone share recommendations for off-site storage other than Iron Mountain? … read more ›

3 Comments
Closed Topic
11/20/17

Vulnerability & Patch Management

A member is asking what are others doing to automate vulnerability scans and the resulting patch management of critical/high CVEs. Also, when a system is … read more ›

5 Comments
Closed Topic
11/13/17

Retention Policies in Exchange

I am looking for some knowledge on implementing Retention Policies in an Exchange 2010 environment. We would like to have the same retention policy (delete … read more ›

1 Comments
Closed Topic
11/09/17

Office 365 Backup

I’d like to know how members are backing up their O356 services: • Backup to which vendor and how? • Relying on Microsoft replication and … read more ›

3 Comments
Closed Topic
11/06/17

Members Using Unitrends For Their Backup Solution

Requesting to network with a Member who uses Unitrends for their backup solution and also uses Unitrends Forever Backup cloud solution or AWS to store … read more ›

1 Comments
Closed Topic
11/02/17

Information on Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)

Does anyone currently use Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)? I’d like to talk with someone who has implemented the solution to see how they … read more ›

3 Comments
Closed Topic
10/26/17

Looking for Policy and Procedure Related to USB Port Usage

We want to structure who is allowed to use the hospital's USB ports and when as part of our cyber security strategy to ensure no … read more ›

2 Comments
Closed Topic