• [WEBCAST] Ensure Visibility Within Your System's Environment – May 13 @ 10:00 AM CT / 4:00 PM BST

    SolarWinds is excited to announce the first of a three-part series breaking down how you can efficiently and easily assess the health of your IT systems environment, starting with visibility. In this webinar, we'll discuss how to better und...
    • 5 May 2021
  • THWACK Monthly Mission - May 2021

    Sometimes, when I think back to the days of my youth, it seems technology then was leisurely strolling through its evolution. The whispers of wings of time passing as we slowly meandered down the lane, coming to forks in the road, taking time to ch...
    • 3 May 2021
  • 2021 Bracket Battle: And the Winner is…

    It’s time to bring this year’s battle to a close. We hope that the last four weeks of listening, reminiscing, and debating have been as enjoyable for y’all as they've been for us. This has certainly been one ...
    • 22 Apr 2021
  • 2021 Bracket Battle: The Finals are Finally Here!

    We have to admit… that was not entirely the final four we were expecting. But it really wouldn’t be a THWACK Bracket Battle without a few disappointments, a couple of head scratchers, and at least one “REALLY?” along the...
    • 15 Apr 2021
  • 2021 Bracket Battle: 1, 2 – 1, 2, 3, 4

    And, just like that, we have narrowed the field to the final four bands who’re all tuned up and ready to face off once again. It certainly looks like we may be headed into an interesting final matchup if we are reading the tea leaves correctly&...
    • 12 Apr 2021
  • 2021 Bracket Battle: Eight Bands Standing…

    It feels a little like we’ve been hosting our own little music festival for the past few weeks. We have seen bands come and some bands go… we have collectively waxed nostalgic and collectively questioned whoever built this bracket for in...
    • 8 Apr 2021
  • 2021 Bracket Battle: These Bands Survive to Play Another Day

    We have completed the first full round in this year’s Bracket Battle Royale and while some of these matchups were pretty uneven (looking in your direction Spinal Tap), we were pleased to see some tight races and some sharp debate. We have sixte...
    • 5 Apr 2021
  • THWACK Monthly Mission - April 2021

    There’s a simple joy in following the data on your screens. Sitting back in the super-extra-comfy office chair you splurged on last year, you gaze around at the monitors in front of you. It’s calming to see everything in one place, all ...
    • 5 Apr 2021
  • Wanted: API Pollers — Claim Your Bounty

    For the entire month of April, 2021 we're asking for your help in tracking down the best API Pollers. We're deputizing the entire THWACK Community to help us locate them and there are substantial bounties available for the taking. Join the hunt and help the Sheriff make monitoring safe for all environments.
    • 1 Apr 2021
  • Bracket Battle 2021: Time To Bring The NOISE!

    The line-up is set, and the arena is full… it’s time to get this battle started!  As is customary, we eased you into the Battle Royale with a teaser round, a little taste of the matchups to follow. A pairing of pop-sensation madness...
    • 31 Mar 2021