Vembu has recently released their new product named Vembu BDR Essentials. It is released after considering the financial constraints of the small business companies. The BDR essentials will address the an SMB’s virtual infrastructure backup strategy by cutting the capex cost by 50% when compared with the cost of the Vembu BDR Suite. The BDR…

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We would be specifically looking at couple of event logs and the troubleshooting will be based on that. So the error event IDs are these ID 6482 and ID 6398. The context is the sharepoint 2013 backup configured with CommVault is partially failing. The failed databases are related to a search service application. You can perform a…

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There are different ways you can get the Pluralsight free subscription. One is by getting any of the below accreditation. If you have any of the below titles then visit this page. It offers a one year free subscription. ASP Insider Cisco Champion Citrix CTP Docker Captains EMC Elect Friends of Red Gate Google Developers…

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Here is the step by step process to configure the Mimecast Impersonation Protection Bypass policy. If you are not sure what is Impersonation Protection is here is the definition (Courtesy Mimecast.com) The increasing number of “whaling” attacks, usually targeting an organization’s senior management, means additional protection is required against email threats that do not contain attachments or URLs.…

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You may come across a situation were your Hyper V Replication state may say Resyncronization required. and the replication health may also say that “Resyncronization is required for the virtual machine “ServerName” resume replication to start syncronization. There are different ways we can fix this sync issue but that depends on various reasons to go…

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Before we create a VPC let’s see what is a VPC in Alibaba Cloud and it benefits. Virtual Private Cloud is a private isolated network within the Alibaba cloud. You get a full control over the IP Addressing and provisioning the subnets for your private cloud instances. It also gives the flexibility of connecting the…

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Today we will look at various Skype for business PowerShell commands to gather various details related to licensing. Just like Microsoft exchange, Skype for business clients required to have Microsoft CALs in order to provision the users. There are three types of CALs available : Standard CAL – Instant Messaging and Presence Features Enterprise CAL – Audio, Video…

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  First we will see what is USN? Microsoft says.. Every domain controller maintains a USN that is specific to that domain controller. Whenever a change is made to Active Directory from that DC, the USN is incremented by 1. So if a DC has a USN of 1000 at 11:00 a.m., and 1005 at…

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  We will look at how to deploy a VM instance in Google Cloud by selecting a custom subnet and custom private IP configuration. Before we go into details you need to look at how the custom subnets and firewall rules are created in GCloud. Check this article to read about it. a) So to…

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