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Find out what’s really happening in your network with LogRhythm NetMon Freemium

I recently discovered that LogRhythm, as well as very a full-featured Security Intelligence Platform and SIEM, also provide a “freemium” Network Monitor. The “freemium” refers to that fact that the software is 100% free, full-featured and not time-limited, but is capacity-limited. … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2016

Lots of good stuff. This video about Storage Replica from the guy who heads the Storage team up, Ned Pyle, is definitely worth watching. Informative and funny. There’s also a free eBook: Introducing Windows Server 2016

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PowerShell System Drive Clean-up

I’ve been working through a process of cleaning and optimising the C drives on a lot of VMs recently. Over time they build up with lots of junk that, when put together with hundreds of VMs, requires a significant amount of … Continue reading

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Run Disk Cleanup – save GB of space

I’m a big fan of the built-in Windows Disk Cleanup utility, cleanmgr.exe. Since the extra features added to the Vista & Server 2008 version it has become a great way to recover sometimes quite substantial amounts of space from your system … Continue reading

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Windows 10 free upgrade – not for Enterprise or RT editions

I’ve been looking for details on the announced free upgrade from Windows 7 and 8.1 to Windows 10 that was announced a little while ago. I can’t start making plans to upgrade people without knowing if it’ll actually be possible … Continue reading

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Free Active Directory and Exchange 2013 knowledge from Veeam

Just found the following free stuff from Veeam, which both sound good: Active Directory Expert Series [From Physical to Virtual] “Get the jumpstart on Active Directory: how to set it up, virtualize and ensure availability. Master backing up and restoring … Continue reading

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Free Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V networking eBook

Optimizing and Troubleshooting Hyper-V Networking, published June 2013. Not sure if it’s supposed to be free or not, but it is nonetheless currently showing as $0. Whilst we’re doing free eBooks, it’s worth checking this Microsoft Press blog post where … Continue reading

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