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How I Passed the 350-401 Exam

Two weeks ago I passed my Implementing Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (350-401 ENCOR) exam. It is the core exam required for my Cisco Certified Network Professional – CCNP Enterprise certification. My next exam for the certification is 300-415 ENSDWI …

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The Technologies Behind Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies are all the rage right now. Everyone is talking about Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin. But what are cryptocurrencies, and how do they work? This blog post will discuss the technologies behind different types of cryptocurrencies and how they work. …

SaaS ERP

How Are Manufacturers Benefiting From SaaS ERP?

In recent years, an increasing number of systems have begun moving to the cloud. SaaS, or software as a service, is one type of cloud computing that is becoming more popular among manufacturers. SaaS provides a way for businesses to …

how to check the RAM on my Apple Mac

SOLVED: How To Check the RAM On A Mac

If you have a Apple Mac you can check the memory (RAM) quantity and functionality as follows: How Much RAM Do I Have In My Mac? Click the Apple icon (top-left hand corner) of the screen Click “About This Mac” …

Install MSMQ Monitor

SOLVED: What is MSMQ & How To Manage MSMQ

I recently worked on a client system which was reporting this alert: MessagesInQueue: The MSMQ queue depth on APX-P01 for queue apx-p01\private$ \apxjobrequest is now 5205.0. and the tech assigned to it was not familiar with MSMQ. What is MSMQ? …

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SOLVED: How To Audit Changes To Active Directory

Most larger companies will want to keep track of the what the IT staff are doing to Active Directory.  In particular it is important to know who created, disabled and deleted accounts or made changes to email or security groups. …

what is gupdate service

SOLVED: What is GUpdate Service

When researching the error message below I found several websites making references to GUpdate as a virus.  It is not. Eventsource: Windows System Event Log Windows Event ID: 10005 Message: DCOM got error “1053” attempting to start the service gupdate …

Azure File Locks Explained

SOLVED: Azure Locks Explained

If you work with Microsoft Azure cloud services you will run into Azure Locks at some point. Azure locks can really mess up your maintenance plans and limit what staff can do. If you are new to Azure, watch our …