• THWACK Monthly Mission - February 2018

    The world has been waiting for seamless application performance management and infrastructure monitoring. You have dedicated your life to the pursuit of performance. You know that the application game is won in those ...
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  • THWACK [Mini] Mission: Destination Automation

    You are about to embark on a journey through space and time. As with all missions through uncharted territories, you will likely encounter technical and performance issues along the way. You may need to overcome time ...
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  • Vote Network Performance Monitor (NPM) for Network Computing's Network Management Product of the Year!

    NPM 12.1 has been named a finalist for Network Management Product of the Year by Network Computing UK!   We are calling on the THWACK community to help us nab this award - please cast your vote for NPM under the...
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  • New SolarWinds Customer? Here are some guides to get you started.

    If you are new to SolarWinds products we've built some handy resources that provide you a quick reference on how to get started. These "New To" resource pages in the Success Center provide quick access to:   sys...
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  • SolarWinds Training Courses Available

    Updated 2/8/17   SolarWinds Academy In 2017 we doubled the number of monthly training courses and added Office Hours (available every Friday). Learn more about eLearning and instructor-led training classes avai...
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  • Getting Started with Virtualization Manager

    Curious to learn about Virtualization Manager?   This course offers users an introduction to Virtualization Manager. Focusing on installation, configuration and management of Virtualization Manager to reduce res...
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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 first ti...
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  • Earn THWACK points for attending our SolarWinds Academy Classes!

    As a response to many of our customers, I am pleased to announce that starting on April 20, 2017 we will now be providing THWACK points for attending our SolarWinds Academy virtual live classes.  My hope is this ...
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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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  • New programs to help you get the most out of your SolarWinds products

    THWACK members,   As active members in this community you are keenly aware of our commitment to your experience with SolarWinds. Every day we solicit your feedback on how we can improve our products, documentati...
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  • Take another UX survey on charts by 1/23 and get 250 THWACK Points!

    The User Experience (UX) team wants to learn about how you’d want to use threshold charts with more than one object (e.g. Node 1, Node 2, etc) on them. We’re also interested in general feedback on charts,...
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  • Getting started with SolarWinds Backup

    Curious to learn about SolarWinds Backup?   This course offers users an introduction to SolarWinds Backup. Focusing on configuring the backup technology, taking backups, data restoration and data security. This ...
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  • Deadline extended 3 more days! Post your Web Help Desk review get 750 Thwack Points!

    Update: Our Web Help Desk software is still in the running for Gartner Peer Insights Annual Customers’ Choice award! (In addition, we are in the top 10) Gartner has decided to extend the deadline until Friday, 1...
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  • THWACK Monthly Mission - January 2018

    Zoinks! Someone is using up all the bandwidth and causing major slowdowns throughout the whole organization. For this mission, we’re going to need to hop into the whodunit wagon and use Network Performance Monit...
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  • What shaped you into the IT pro you are today? Share your story and get 500 THWACK points!

    All of us had to start somewhere. Whether it was your first computer, a programming class in school, or that job that helped you get your foot in the door—there was a beginning. Origin stories aren’t just ...
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  • Mission Accomplished: January 2018 Bandwidth Mystery Mission

      Jinkies! That was some impressive mystery solving! You unmasked every bandwidth bandit in your path and resolved the root cause of the slowdowns. And they would have gotten away with it, if it weren’t ...
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  • Please help us win! Post your review of Web Help Desk and get 750 Thwack Points!

    Our Web Help Desk software is currently in the running for Gartner Peer Insights Annual Customers’ Choice award! And we’re super excited to participate. They recognize 7 software vendors who have an averag...
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  • Happy Holidays! Get a $25 Giftcard & 1,000 THWACK Points for a Review Of DPA.

    Database Performance Analyzer (DPA) is about to be featured on G2 Crowd, a site that gives your peers an inside look at “hot” business software.   We want to make it easy for people to evaluate and ...
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  • Help! Take our containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc) survey by 1/31 and get 500 THWACK Points

    As a Docker Captain and Cloud Native Ambassador, I’ve done little to keep secret that cloud native technology is a focus of mine. Having engaged with many of you about your container deployments, and learning ...
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  • IT is a Punderful Life!

    Happy Holidays from SolarWinds!   We hope you all enjoy an extra helping of cached potatoes & Raspberry Pi ala node this season.    Hopefully you're all getting some well deserved vacation time ...
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