Running MySQL on a Windows machine is pretty straight forward. One of the down sides though is that MySQL is not VSS aware and may mis-behave when back up software such as Data Protection Manager or ShadowProtect. Data Protection Manager (DPM) has the ability (basically called Pre-Backup and Post-Backup Scripts) to perform actions before and after … Continue reading "Backup MySQL Databases running on a Windows Server using Systems Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2012."
So I was recently doing some troubleshooting and needed to do a “show tech all” on a couple of our Switches to do some further analysis. My usual way was to fire up PuTTY (or KiTTY which is an improved “fork” of Putty) and do a “show tech all” then manually copy and paste into … Continue reading "Save Time by using CLI to Copy Command Output from HP switches to a TFTP Server"
So I recently wanted to create a report to show us who was using up the most space on our mailbox servers, previous administrators had either done away for limits for mailboxes or had set them to be very very generous and our users weren’t really the ones to either keep their mailbox tidy or … Continue reading "Generate Mailbox Size and Usage Report using PowerShell for Exchange 2010 / 2013"