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  • SEM and SQL Server Audit - Better Together

    As a production database administrator for many years, I was tasked with security requests. These requests ranged from “who changed what” and included detection of SQL injection attacks. That role taught m...
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  • Orion Platform 2019.4 and Its Modules Are Now Generally Available

    The SolarWinds® product management team is happy to announce the general availability of all 14 products on Orion Platform 2019.4. Every product has new features available in this release. Download now through yo...
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  • ITSM: A Conversation With Garry Schmidt (Part 3 of 3)

    Garry Schmidt first got involved in IT Service Management almost 20 years ago. Since becoming the manager of the IT Operations Center at SaskPower, ITSM has become one of his main focuses. Here are part 1 and part 2 o...
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  • Day 11 - Yeah, You'll Never Do That...

    Looking back over my life is both exciting and HORRIFYING. Let me explain. I was 18 and graduating LPN school in a little town in Oklahoma. I thought I had life by the horns, let me tell you. I was going to quickly ex...
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  • Holiday Glitch Guide: We’re Making a List and Checking it Twice

    The holidays are in full swing and while we hope this time of year will only bring good tidings and cheer, sometimes it doesn’t always go our way. Maybe the store sold out of the last item on your special someon...
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  • ITSM: A Conversation with Garry Schmidt (Part 2 of 3)

    Garry Schmidt first got involved in IT Service Management almost 20 years ago. Since becoming the manager of the IT Operations Center at SaskPower, ITSM has become one of his main focuses. Here's part 1 of our convers...
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  • ITSM: A Conversation With Garry Schmidt (Part 1 of 3)

    Garry Schmidt first got involved in IT service management almost 20 years ago. Since becoming the manager of the IT Operations Center at SaskPower, ITSM has become one of his main focuses.   Bruno: What are you...
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  • December Writing Challenge Week 1 Recap

    The 2019 Writing Challenge got off to an amazing start and I’m grateful to everyone who contributed their time, energy, and talent both as the lead writers and commenters. The summary below offers up just a samp...
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  • Worried About Protecting Your Data? CDM Is Here to Help

    Omar Rafik, SolarWinds Senior Manager, Federal Sales Engineering   Here’s an interesting article by my colleague Jim Hansen about improving security by leveraging the phases of the CDM program and enhancing...
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  • The Actuator - December 4th

    Good morning! By the time you read this post, the first full day of Black Hat in London will be complete. I share this with you because I'm in London! I haven't been here in over three years, but it feels as if I neve...
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  • ORION PLATFORM 2019.2 - ORION MAPS 2.0

    The Orion® Platform is designed to consolidate monitoring into a single source of truth, taking massive amounts of data and making it easier to identify issues in complex environments. A key component to this is ...
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  • [Survey] What is your definition of enterprise software?

    If you currently work at a company with more than 1000 employees, this short survey is for you.   Help us understand how you define “enterprise software” and earn 250 THWACK points for a few minutes o...
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  • THWACK Monthly Mission - November 2019

    You lean back in your chair and close your eyes, imagining a clear blue sea, dazzling white sand, and endless palm trees. Next to you, there’s a small table with a slushy drink inside of an umbrella-topped pinea...
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  • How to Migrate Orion to a New Server With Zero Downtime

    If you've been using the SolarWinds® Orion® unified IT monitoring platform for more than a few years, it's likely that you've at least once migrated it to a new server. You may have migrated from a physical ...
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  • Alternate Actuator:  The Bacon Edition

    With humble admiration and praise for sqlrockstar and his weekly Actuator, I wonder if it might be time for an alternate Actuator. August, aka the "silly season," is just around the corner. The silly season's heat and...
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  • Announcing the THWACK 2019 December Writing Challenge!

    Not too long ago, a copy of Randall Munroe’s “Thing Explainer” made its way around the SolarWinds office—passing from engineering to marketing to development to the Head Geeks, and even to mana...
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  • Orion Platform 2019.2 - Additional Improvements

    In addition to Node status improvements, the Orion® Platform 2019.2 includes a slew of other great new features and enhancements. There’s a tremendous amount of diversity in these improvements, ranging from...
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  • SolarWinds Academy New Feature Training

    Curious to learn about what’s new in our products this Q4 2019?   Please register to attend the live training from the SolarWinds Academy!   *NOTE: Attending these training will earn you 1,000 THWACK p...
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  • SolarWinds and Azure – A Love Story

    “Everyone’s in the cloud,” they said, “and if you’re not there, your business will die.” That was, when, 2010? As it turned out, there are too many moving parts, too many applic...
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  • [SURVEY] Have You Used demo.solarwinds.com? Tell Us Your Experience & Earn THWACK Points

    We want to hear about your experience!   We recently updated our SolarWinds Online Demo and, with your help, we can make it even better. Take 5 – 10 minutes to share your experience with the SolarWinds Onl...
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