Windows Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

  • September 04, 2008 04 Sep'08

    Microsoft says DAS helps cut Exchange Server costs

    Got plans for direct-attached storage? With Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 replication features, like Cluster Continuous Replication, some Windows shops can avoid costly SANs for DAS.

  • March 22, 2007 22 Mar'07

    Charting a disaster recovery plan

    The first step to designing a solid disaster recovery plan is defining your company's IT universe. Expert Russell Olsen explains where to go from there – creating a plan and integrating it into your daily work.

  • March 20, 2007 20 Mar'07

    Disaster recovery plans: Best integrated into daily operations

    Expert Russell Olsen explains how to define your IT universe, the first step in developing a solid disaster recovery plan.

  • January 15, 2007 15 Jan'07

    Windows management products earn top honors

    Winning the Gold for desktop remote control was GoToMyPC Corporate 5.0 from Citrix Online. VMware Infrastructure 3 was named disaster recovery Product of the Year 2006, along with Ipswitch Inc.'s WhatsUp Professional Premium 2006 for server ...

  • January 08, 2007 08 Jan'07

    Scripting School: Creating an inventory of mapped drive connections

    Many smaller enterprises have trouble keeping track of user connections to mapped drives. If users are creating and deleting their own network connections, it can be easy for them to duplicate or create redundant mappings, or to forget which drive ...

  • November 13, 2006 13 Nov'06

    Admins reveal 2007 priorities

    Administrators reveal their 2007 IT priorities in reader survey.

  • October 24, 2006 24 Oct'06

    Data Protection Manager 2006 gets first service pack

    For those using System Center DPM 2006, your first service pack is ready for download.

  • September 27, 2006 27 Sep'06

    IT execs lack confidence in their DR plans

    Despite the growing number of companies that say they have disaster recovery plans in place, many of those same executives say they have little confidence that those plans will be effective if tested.

  • May 17, 2006 17 May'06

    Email archiving: What's right for your enterprise?

    There is a growing need to archive email data, and today there are several ways to do it. Stop to consider what would work best for your enterprise.

  • April 25, 2006 25 Apr'06

    All-in-One Guide: Active Directory backup

    Ensure that your Active Directory network remains intact -- even when the worst happens -- with this collection of tips and advice. Our categories of Backup Basics, Replication, and Disaster Recovery, include tips on establishing secure Active ...

  • February 14, 2006 14 Feb'06

    Microsoft's SMS admin gets a Valentine's Day update

    What better way to give SMS administrators some lovin' than to give them a service pack update and some new tools on Valentine's Day?

  • December 05, 2005 05 Dec'05

    10 tips in 10 minutes: Disaster Recovery

    Protecting your company's data is one of the most important aspects of your job. We've gathered a collection of 10 tips that will help you recover data when you face any of a number of worst-case scenarios.

  • October 12, 2005 12 Oct'05

    Microsoft issues critical patches for IE, Windows apps

    Microsoft's latest batch of software updates favors the client side, including fixes for a trio of critical flaws affecting Internet Explorer, DirectShow and the MSDTC service.

  • September 28, 2005 28 Sep'05

    Readers' Choice admin tool:

    We recently asked readers to tell us what their favorite admin tools are -- the utilities they just couldn't live without. Read about

  • September 07, 2005 07 Sep'05

    Background: Arguments in general

    Our scripting column this month explains how to use an important object collection in Windows Script Host: named arguments.