• [SURVEY] Password & Identity Management

    The SolarWinds Product team wants to understand how IT and Security Professionals address the problems of password and identity management within their organizations.  Our survey takes approximately 5 minutes to ...
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  • Email Custom Property Variable

    Has anyone set an email custom property for an Application object?  I added a new Applications custom property called "Email_Notification", set the email address on the application page, and set the alert up with...
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  • Issue in monitoring Site to Site VPN

    I have added my firewall in Solarwinds NPM. We have several Site to Site VPN running on it but its not reflecting on the solarwinds. Its showing all the vpn either down or inactive while in reality they are up.
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  • How to Check the Compatibility of Your Orion Products Before Upgrading

    FEATURED EPISODE: How to Check the Compatibility of Your Orion Products Before Upgrading January 14, 2020 Let’s be honest: upgrading software can sometimes be painful. Between scheduling the work, getting appr...
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  • [Survey] Windows 7 Support is Ending, give us your thoughts

    This survey is for MSPs and IT Pros. We would love to gather your thoughts on the decision Microsoft made to end Windows 7 support on the 14th of January, 2020 and how you think it will impact business and security. &...
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  • THWACK Monthly Mission - January 2020

      You ever heard the saying “the future is now?” If you haven’t before, let me be the first to introduce you to it. We’re the front line of preparing you for the future. We’re the li...
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  • SolarWinds User Groups 2020: Pre-registration Available Now!

    What's a SWUG™?  The short answer is it's an extension of this online community, delivering over 14 hours  of technical, hands-on education for free.  We started this program in 2015 and in 2020, ...
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  • Happy New Year: What Will Be Different This Time Around?

    2019 is coming to an end, and what a great year it was! This tech year was all about data security, IoT, automation, artificial intelligence and machine learning, connected cloud, and hybrid cloud solutions, among man...
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  • What We Are Working On

    Log into THWACK and follow this page to receive a notification when this page is updated  The product teams are busy working on a number of highly requested enhancements. Although you will not see an official S...
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  • How to Submit a Product Feature Request

    FEATURED EPISODE: How to Submit a Product Feature Request January 7, 2020 At SolarWinds, we want to know how to make our products better. One of the ways you can help us with this is to submit feature requests for o...
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  • [Survey] Cybersecurity and Your Day-to-Day

    Our Security product team is looking for some thought leadership inspiration and to learn about your day-to-day thoughts and interactions with cybersecurity!   Take this survey by December 31, 2019 and with our ...
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  • THWACK Tuesday Tips :: How to Harden Servers with PowerShell and Change Monitoring

    FEATURED EPISODE: How to Harden Servers with PowerShell and Change Monitoring December 31, 2019 Server and application configurations are a fundamental piece of securing your environment. If unauthorized changes are...
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  • For those that have won prices on any event... Did you ever get your price?

    I had gotten an email that I won during the last ThwackCamp but it has been months and no price yet?  Anybody else had this issue?
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  • Today is my (THWACK) Anniversary

      It’s now been 11 years since I joined this community.  Eleven years – that’s longer than the length of many IT jobs.  For me, I joined the community to ask what I thought were stupi...
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  • New Solarwinds SWAG from coworkers!

    I took off on Friday and Monday only to find a personal gift from my co-workers in my workspace this morning.   They are Solarwinds Orange with personal embroidering on them for the commemorating my Solarwinds T...
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  • THWACK Tuesday Tips :: How to Perform a Bare-Metal Recovery With SolarWinds Backup

    FEATURED EPISODE: How to Perform a Bare-Metal Recovery With SolarWinds Backup November 26, 2019 Recovering quickly from a catastrophic hardware or software failure is key to keeping your business running smoothly. I...
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  • THWACK Tuesday Tips :: How to Monitor Changes to Local Certificates

    FEATURED EPISODE: How to Monitor Changes to Local Certificates December 24, 2019 Local certificates provide a multitude of security benefits. From encrypting emails and allowing easier authentication, to securing co...
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  • THWACK Tuesday Tips :: How to Monitor Changes to Antivirus Exclusions

    FEATURED EPISODE: How to Monitor Changes to Antivirus Exclusions December 17, 2019 Virus scanning can be a main contributor to poor application performance, but administrators must walk a fine line to achieve a secu...
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  • THWACK Monthly Mission - December 2019

      Comms are up for THWACK® team and it’s time to buckle in for your next mission.     Azure-deployed assets are now on board and operational. Your ITOps are a go. Hybrid and multi-cloud met...
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  • THWACK Tuesday Tips :: How to Monitor Changes to Windows Server Roles

    FEATURED EPISODE: How to Monitor Changes to Windows Server Roles December 10, 2019 Your servers perform distinct functions in your environment. If one of those roles is removed or added unexpectedly, chaos could ens...
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