Patch packages, be it APM or PatchLink, are downloaded in the DSM environment whenever a client has security gaps and these are not patched. As a result, a few gigabytes accumulate over time, especially when many third-party products are in use. Deleting Ivanti DSM patch packages that are no longer...

For the current occasion, I have written a batch script that controls the restart of any service (transferable via start parameter -% 1). Restarting the script for the controlled Windows service ends the process and waits until it has actually ended. As soon as the service is actually no longer runn...

PRTG Monitoring from Paessler can be expanded with your own sensors. If you use PRTG as a monitoring solution as well as SEP Sesam as data backup software, you can use the PRTG sensor for SEP Sesam to monitor the data backup results in the PRTG and see at a glance whether a backup has failed. If on...

Whoever uses a lot of VPN connections knows the problem. As soon as you have dialed in via VPN, access to network resources such as network drives from your own network is no longer accessible. This can be adjusted quickly with simple means

Step 1 Open your Rasphone file with an editor of your c...

There are various tools for monitoring servers ... Nagios is one of the best known in the Linux world. Monitoring systems and resources is good, but being able to respond to events is more important. Man-Power is not always there when you need it. The main goal of every administrator should be to...