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SCCM: Detection Method for Exchange Server 2013 Management Tools

Trying to roll out Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Management Tools via SCCM's Application Management. Distribution and installation works fine, but the Softwarecenter Client completes installation ...
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Collecting PC to Printer relationship information across an entire domain using a script

I'm trying to create a script which will enable view every PC to Printer relationship across an entire domain of around 1200 machines. In theory I am looking for a script to be run so that it will ...
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Duplicate DB and files

I'm creating a group of websites using the CMS Concrete5 has models to be presented to my clients. My idea is that they can choose each one they want and deploy a new subdomain with a model ready to ...
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What is the difference between an Up MEP and a Down MEP for Ethernet OAM CFM?

I'm having trouble understanding the functional difference between an Up MEP and a Down MEP in CFM applications. Some sites say they are defined based on network direction, others seem to think they ...
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Software deployment to both WIN and OSX from one tool

I'm new to being a sysadmin so I am still learning a LOT but there has been this one thing I have not been able to figure out. I work at a small studio using about 50/50 Win/OSX machines, I'm ...
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Xen memory management

In real machine, I can reserve a certain of memory by editing grub to limit memory,which the machine can use, and then mapping the reserved memory using ioreamp. I can manage these memory and insert ...
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Managing multiple servers with database and apache [closed]

We are building a relatively simple setup, with multiple apache servers potentially behind a loadbalancer, with a single database server to serve a particular website that will in effect need to be ...
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Cannot connect to the server on Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio 2008

I am extremely new to Microsoft SQL Server. I know a good level of MySQL but now I'm wanting to extend my knowledge to SQL and I want to practice writing out queries on the SQL Server Management ...
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Dealing/Fixing the Ploop issue with OpenVZ — relclaiming lost space

So OpenVZ Ploop has a bug where if users add then delete files the space becomes unclaimed and the disk eventually runs out of space. Now there is a script that fixes that(included below). However, ...
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Using a configuration management tool to configure nodes without ssh

I'd like to manage the configuration of several devices running embedded Linux. There is a web server in my environment which has a SOAP interface I can use to get/set all the parameters of each of ...
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SQL Server 2014 Standard 2014 no access and bad preformance

My company looks after a server which is running SQL Server 2014 Standard Edition. The main application database on the server is replicated out to about 20 subscribers. The server has only been in ...
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Using SVN for Change Monitoring

What's is the best way to take a subversion check out and say check this in; I don't care if there are conflicts, make this the most recent version for that branch? We have an application where ...
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Execute script after removepkg in Slackware

I've created a slackware build script so I could build a specific package and then install it on a couple of servers running identical versions. I'm aware you could use doinst.sh to do things after ...
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How do fix a bug in script from a SCOM 2012 management pack

I am trying to monitor MSMQ on a windows server 2012 . The monitored server is not part of the domain of the SCOM server. The agent is installed and is in connection with the SCOM server. When the ...
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HP DL140 Lights-Out licensing issue

I have two HP DL140 and I recently upgraded their lo firmware. But one of them does accept the license but does not turn virtual kvm on. Do you have any idea?
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Managing Drivers for Windows Deployment Services

I have been adding a lot of different drivers to our WDS server since my company has been deploying a ton of different hardware recently. Instead of manually downloading and picking through drivers to ...
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Redirect tty out to serial?

Im trying to debug an issue we are having with netbooting a RedHat box. The anaconda installer scribbles useful log data to the second virtual terminal (Ctrl-Alt-F2) but I would like to be able to see ...
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Is the ILOM Integrated Lights Out Manager port completely independant of the servers NIC ports?

Can the ILOM port be considered a fully seperate device from the server. Can the ILOM have a seperate default gateway from the server's data NICs?
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PHP/ASP network information manager for development team [closed]

I'm searching for a way to manage my network, to store only information about Server/VM list, every user/admin of each and maybe information of what has happened on each VM, the main software ...
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Accessing hundreds of servers behind firewalls

I'm currently have hundreds of debian servers around the country and to manage/support each of them I have to open SSH, HTTP & HTTPS ports on the routers. I'm looking for a solution where the ...
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OpenShift: Connecting to JBoss EAP 6 management (SSH tunneling?)

I'm trying to connect to JBoss EAP 6 instance management on OpenShift. Connecting directly doesn't work (firewall), so I want to set up a SSH tunnel: ssh -L 10999:localhost:9999 ...
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SNMP to read tape status on AS/400?

I have a 3580 on an AS/400 and want to monitor tape status, most importantly, is one actually inserted, using SNMP get. Find a lot of SNMP details on tape libraries, but for a stand alone drive I ...
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Access switch management on network without dhcp

Could not find default IP of cisco router which was static. Issue is now solved see answer below :)
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Intel RAID Web Console 2 and ESXi 5

I have two ESXi servers with Intel SRCSASBB8I RAID controller. When those server have installed ESXi 4.1 I was able to manage RAID configuration of those server using Intel RAID Web Console 2 running ...
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Access ESXi via the exclusive network management interface for an IPMI board

I would like to know if it's possible to access the ESXi configuration through vSphere using an dedicated network interface for IPMI connection with the motherboard. We have some Supermicro boards, ...
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Mass updating/install on Windows

I currently use LogMeIn to remotely manage a bunch of computers around the country. However, I am curious as if there is a way to make updating on them automatic and install and make system changes on ...
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Software solution for centralized server management [closed]

We operate around 20 servers, mostly running Debian. We are now planning a project migrating all servers to CentOS and reducing the amount of servers to save rack space. Being a virtual company (i.e. ...
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Problems restoring local instance in SQL Server 2008 R2 Express

I have set up a local instance in SQL Server 2008 R2. I have a database (called GD_LOCAL_TC) that I need to restore so I can begin working in it (right now it's empty). When I right click on ...
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Prevent end-users from purchasing apps on iOS

We are looking to deploy iPads from inside our organization. We want to be able to install apps for users, which can be done via Mobile Device Management. However, we do not want users to be able to ...
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Issue with setting up Telnet Management on Open VPN Server

When I enable telnet on openVPN (windows) using this parameter management localhost 25333, I am not able to access the clients through their virtual IPs anymore. At the same time, when I disable this ...
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Cisco WS-C4948 vlan1 management from outside

I'm trying to get a catalyst going for remote management using cisco network assistant. I've basically, enabled telnet; enable conf t line vty 0 15 password {password} login exit gave it an IP ...
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How to manage isolated/dedicated iSCSI network?

This is more of iSCSI switch setup question. I have an isolated iSCSI storage network which includes 2ea managed switches, and setup for redundancy. I could just connect a management pc to one of ...
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Which monitoring items to show to management?

My management asks for a monitoring screen to be displayed inside a hallway. They think about those fancy screenshots salesmen show when they try to sell this wonderfull appliance which never breaks ...
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Dump Primary SMTP addresses from AD in cluding groups and mail enabled public folders

I need to dump only the primary SMTP addresses to a .csv file. I need to do this for all Users, Groups and Mail Enabled PFs. Environment is Exchange 2007/2010. I have been trying to work with the ...
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What is the best way to determine server resources each remote user is using

I manage some Win2008R2 servers on the network for my department. Each server usually has 10 - 20 users at a time connected to it. They are nothing more than locked down file servers on the domain. ...
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How can I make a webserver that appears if the other is down

I would like to have a second server blade that I have be used to display the message that my usual webserver is down. However, I'm not sure how to set it to only work when the other is down, ...
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Cable management between multiple racks

I am in the planning phase of re-cabling our 5 racks in one of our offices and I would like to ask for some guidance on how you go, or would go about managing cables that goes between racks. In our ...
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How do I start a VM Host Console from the ESXI shell

is it possible to start a vm host console from the ESXI management console? I'm thinking of a command like vim-cmd vmsvc/start_console but didn't found anything that fits Thanks thorsten
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How to manage an unmanaged Virtual Private Server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Setting up and configuring a new VPS server I just bought a VPS from constant.com. It is unmanaged. I'm wondering if anyone has a good 101 guide or any tutorial to help ...
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How to keep track (audit) of SQL Server users on multiple instances

I've a need probably most of you already solved in some way: beside (automatically) creating users (DB + users on single DBs) on multiple SQLServer instances, I need to keep "track" of them and, ...
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Casual Business Computer Management

Been working a lot with local businesses who operate in a more casual manner. No Active Directory, no passwords, and free web browsing and downloading applications at will to where every computer is ...
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Managing servers, applications, configuration and their contacts

Currently we are using a wiki (Confluence) to track this information like: servers applications configuration (IP addressees, domains used owners (contacts) The problem is that a wiki does not ...
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Firewall ACL management tool

Is there any Firewall ACL management tool which can generate set of ACLs for all my network, including switches, checkpoint, cisco routers, windows, linux etc? I think such tool would make sense as ...
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Manage a dedicated server - too complicated? [closed]

In the (small) company I work for we're planning on getting a dedicated server, since we need more storage and performance that we get now in our shared hosting. We have 1&1, and we're happy with ...
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ConfigServer Security and Firewall — after setup, how much daily management required?

I'm looking at using ConfigServer Security and Firewall (CSF; iptables-based). After I configure it properly, how much daily ongoing management is required of me to keep my server secure? Am I going ...
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Support for virtual IPMI in a VM?

This might be a silly question, but... Is there any hypervisor or other virtualization solution which supports a "virtual IPMI" for virtual machines? I.e. would allow access to something that looks ...
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Managing System Dependencies [closed]

I'm trying to find a tool that will help me map system dependencies. For example I have a web application that runs on two web servers, they both plug into different switches, connect to a SQL cluster ...
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OpenManage Systems Management -> open source version

Recently, I setup a Dell server and it came with OpenManage Systems Management software to setup RAID, etc. Does anyone know if there is an open source software similar to that or along those lines I ...
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I cannot find the file 'my.cnf ' to change 'bind-adress' to allow remote managing of MySQL database

I want to update some data to a MySQL remote server. I have conexion between the server and the client through VPN and it works. But I can't manage server's databases from the client. I've read that ...
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Formatting data from management database

I've got some data that goes like this: Config_Name Question Answer Cisco WAN Sensitivity: High Cisco WAN Authorized Users: Brent, Charles Cisco WAN Last Audited: n/a ...