Synology has shown a long-term vision when they released DSM 6.0. While DSM 6.1 is just a point release, it is a very strong release. A foundation that was laid in DSM version 6, has been fortified, stabilized and ready to take on new challenges. The following improvements will excite many people, including IT admins. […]
Active Directory is the most used directory server among the companies. All the users, all the computers that are part of the company require Active Directory to authenticate and are able to complete their jobs. What happens if a server hosting Active directory fails? I don’t think that is good. That means that users and […]
If you remember, I covered AdRem NetCrunch review before. At that time I was Impressed by the product, so I wanted to check how the product evolved after several months. Boy, Adrem guys have a fast pace. So many improvements, they could easily bump the version up to v10. Now, as a reminder, I would like to point […]
Having a reliable backup is essential to every business. You may think that your backup is bulletproof when you receive the email notification saying backup is complete without errors. But what happens when a disaster strikes and your backup is not able to restore your data? I would hate to be in that person position. Imagine the […]
I still remember when FreeNAS was developed by this amazing guy called Volker Theile. Long story short, he got frustrated by FreeBSD and decided to start a new project based on Linux. There were many people who were saying that his new project will never manifest. Too much work they said. He is not sane to start […]
Companies love cloud as it can help save them money. It’s easy to provision a server and you don’t have to buy your own infrastructure at once. But while the price is ok, I still don’t see a massive migration to the cloud. I guess that requires time. Currently, the trend is in a so-called […]
In the first part of the Nakivo tutorial series, we deployed a Nakivo VMware virtual appliance which was an easy, 5 minute procedure. Now, I would like to show you another simple option that makes Nakivo stand out amongst the competition. This option is installing the same product, with the same features but this time, […]
The world is changing. Not so long ago firewalls were just firewalls. You could open, close and forward ports, create VPN connections and that was about it. Fast forward to the present and you can see how technology has advanced. Barracuda is one of the first vendors to offer next-generation firewalls to the masses with affordable prices.
I have written about Nakivo before. I reviewed all major releases and I really believe that Nakivo is one of the best Backup solutions for VMware. That is also a reason, I decided to start a series of Nakivo Backup and Replication tutorials. I would like to show you guys how easy you can protect […]
I love holidays. It’s that time of the year when I dedicate my time to the family. We went to the seaside for a couple of days. We all love sound and smell of the sea and a morning breeze. I receive calls from the office from time to time.