• SolarWinds NFR Licenses for thwack MVPs + Technology Partner MVPs

    Calling all THWACK MVPs and SolarWinds Technology Partner MVPs.  We have some wishes to answer.  You can now get your own perpetual license provisioned for any SolarWinds product!  Below is the process ...
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  • Do you have co-workers or friends using SolarWinds in Japan?

    With "global" being the new norm in IT management, we're looking for SolarWinds users in Japan.  Maybe you have facilities that you're monitoring in Japan from the US, or maybe you have co-workers supporting a So...
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  • THWACK Monthly Mission - October 2017

    When there is no more room in the database, the disruptors will walk the earth! Your database is your sanctuary, and you must defend it against the disruptors. Your mission this month is to defeat each disruptor in...
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  • You Don't Know THWACK - The Onboarding Mission

    First off, I'd like to personally welcome you to THWACK.  I'll start off with a brief introduction of who we are then we'll jump right in.   Maybe you've heard rumblings of thwack or perhaps this is your fi...
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  • Take this 5 minute log management survey and enter to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card!

    Hi All,   We are considering making some improvements to Orion's log management capabilities. We'd really like to hear how members of the Thwack community are managing log data in your environments and are there...
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  • THWACK MONTHLY MISSION - SEPTEMBER 2017

    The supreme art of [cybersecurity] war[fare] is to subdue the enemy without fighting. – Sun Tzu *With added geekiness.  Young THWACK®-hoppers, your mission this month is to master the art of Security...
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  • Mission Accomplished: September 2017 Security Kung Fu

      Young THWACK®-hoppers, your monthly mission is complete. You now have the skills you need to master the art of Security Kung Fu. We hope you take the wisdom from this journey to help you defeat any cybe...
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  • New Feature Training TOMORROW: NPM 12.2 AND Perfstack

    Curious to learn about what’s new in the NPM 12.2 release, including PERFSTACK?   Please register to attend the live trainings from the SolarWinds Academy!   *NOTE: Attending these trainings will ear...
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  • New Community Manager Introduction!

    Hello THWACK Community! My name is Brett and I am a new Community Manager here at Solarwinds in Lehi, Utah! I am SO excited to meet everyone in this great community!   Just a bit about myself… I am origin...
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  • New Patch Manager Training

    Curious to learn about Patch Manager?  This new SolarWinds Academy course is a great primer and will get you up to speed quickly.   *NOTE: Attending the training will earn you 2,000 THWACK points!   Ple...
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  • In Place VM Upgrade from 2008 r2 to 2012 r2 Broken .NET (Fix)

      Broken .NET after an in Place Upgrade from 2008 R2 to 2012 R2       So after a sleepless night of assisting with an upgrade I figured the BEST place to share the findings of an issue and the ...
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  • [Survey] Do you love Database Performance Analyzer?

    Have you had success with Database Performance Analyzer? Do you love DPA? Are you interested in sharing your story with us and others? Could you potentially act as a SolarWinds reference?   If you don’t m...
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  • How do your monitoring tools measure up? Take the assessment!

      Start the SolarWinds Network Management Assessment to help you assess your current network monitoring and management challenges across the three dimensions of Coverage, Tools, and Measurement.  Then com...
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  • Product Upgrade Resources

    We've spent a lot of time understanding challenges with the upgrade process. While we are working to improve the upgrade process in our products, we are also providing better guidance with our Upgrade Guides. Here are...
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  • [UPDATED 9/20/2017] Do you live in the U.K. or Germany? SWUG is heading your way!

    Attention everyone who lives in the U.K. or Germany - SolarWinds is bringing a SolarWinds User Group (SWUG) your way soon! We had an amazing time with those of you who attended the London SWUG last year and we're comi...
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  • SolarWinds Training Courses Available

    Updated 9/18/17   Over the course of this year we've invested more in the training we offer our customers. Here is a summary of all the training courses and videos available. Please follow this post so you can b...
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  • Network configs stressing you out?

    This week, we are hosting a webcast called Five Ways to Reduce Your Network Config Management Stress. This is for all of you who are trying to manage one hundred things all at once. Our presenters, SolarWinds Head Gee...
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  • THWACK MONTHLY MISSION - AUGUST 2017

      Helpdesk ticket #8675309 Report date: 8/7/17 8:00 AM Est Due date: 9/3/17 11:59 PM Department: Marketing (again) Status: Open Request type: Helpdesk request > Hardware Subject: Sending out an S.O.S. (...
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  • Mission Accomplished: August 2017 Race to Rescue

    Helpdesk ticket #8675309 Report date: 8/7/17 8:00 AM Est Due date: 9/3/17 11:59 PM Department: Marketing (again) Status: Closed! Request type: Helpdesk request > Hardware Subject: Sending out an S.O.S. (Save...
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  • Its Goal Setting Time…How Are You Measuring Your Value?

    If your company is anything like SolarWinds, you’ve probably been going through the annual goal-setting process with your management team.  In many functions, this is relatively straight forward.  Sale...
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