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  1. Carrier Ethernet Transport Technologies

    Carrier Ethernet Transport Technologies

    From my previous blog “Ethernet – from LAN to WAN”, we understand that Ethernet is now an option when it comes to choosing a WAN technology. We refer it “Carrier Ethernet” and it offers five attributes over traditional Ethernet which was limited to LAN connectivity only. These five attributes are; Quality of Service, Reliability, Scalability, Standardized Services & Service Management. Having these five attributes on top of an easy and simple to use technology like Ethernet makes it an excellent choice to use for WAN connectivity.


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  2. Should You Opt For A Career As A Server Administrator?

    Should You Opt For A Career As A Server Administrator?

    A server administrator is primarily tasked with planning and maintaining a complete network of computers. His role is extremely valuable to an organization as everything he does has a direct impact on the overall operation of an enterprise. People who have a curious mind, decent troubleshooting skills, and want to make it big in their careers, can opt for a career as a server administrator. While trying to procure a job in a prestigious organization as a server administrator, you can boost your chances by doing a Microsoft windows server certification.


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  3. 5 Things You Need to Know before You Switch to SQL Server 2016

    5 Things You Need to Know before You Switch to SQL Server 2016

    Relational databases are used extensively in the IT industry because of their simplicity, ease of data retrieval, data Integrity, flexibility, and normalization. Microsoft SQL Server is a relational database management system which has been a favorite of developers for a very long time. There are many individuals looking for a job in the market with various degrees and certifications. Companies that want to boost their standing in the industry and gain an advantage on their competitors should try to hire the cream of the crop available in the resource pool. People, who have done Microsoft courses in SQL Server 2016 or any other important contemporary technologies, can be valuable assets for your organization.


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  4. The 5 Most Important Skills You Should Look For In System Administrators

    The 5 Most Important Skills You Should Look For In System Administrators

    In order to ensure proper upkeep and operation of computer systems in an office network, it is vital that you look for a system administrator with decent skills in the field. An administrator or a Systems Center Configuration Manager should be able to handle all types of situations and maintain a fully functional computer network at all times. The average salary for a Systems Administrator is $60,084 per year in the United States and a proficient system administrator is worth every penny of this remuneration. The decision makers of a company should test all the relevant skills before hiring for the post of system administrator.


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  5. What Is A Server Administrator?

    What Is A Server Administrator?

    With complete control of a server, a server administrator performs the task of overseeing the performance and condition of multiple servers in a business enterprise. The skills necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 are sought for by companies, which is the reason why 70-411 administering windows server 2012 certification is coveted by IT aspirants. The annual payout for a Systems Administrator is $65K per year in the United States and it is considered to be a decent salary for any IT worker.


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  6. Ethernet - From LAN to WAN

    Ethernet - From LAN to WAN

    This blog will help us understand the journey of Ethernet from LAN to WAN.

    From the time Ethernet was born several decades ago, it has proved its worth as a non-replaceable technology for LANs. It offers great features and yet it is very simple to use in our LANs. Due to its variety in offered speeds, simplicity, plug and play capability, multipoint connectivity, and low cost, it has been widely adopted and deployed.


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  7. Exchange 2016 Vs. Exchange 2013 - A Comparative Analysis

    Exchange 2016 Vs. Exchange 2013 - A Comparative Analysis

    Developed by Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 has dual functionality and can work as a calendaring server and a mail server. It works only on the Windows Server operating system and uses a proprietary protocol called MAPI. With added support for SMTP, EAS, POP3, and IMAP, it has evolved over time and become an important tool in the IT world.


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  8. How to Setup Active Directory in Windows Server

    How to Setup Active Directory in Windows Server

    With support for enterprise systems, Active Directory is an authentication directory that offers contact information and scheduling integration. It also provides mechanisms for centralized desktop management and makes tasks like network administration simple. It serves as a one stop off-site destination for all the relevant information, and is quite scalable as it supports millions of objects in a single domain. The aforementioned benefit of active directory and the need for experts who can setup active directory in Windows Server has increased the value of Microsoft windows server certification.


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  9. Everything You Need To Know About Operating System Deployment in a Business Setting

    Everything You Need To Know About Operating System Deployment in a Business Setting

    The operating system of a computer system not only manages a computer's memory and processes, it also ensures the proper functioning of its software and hardware. All personal computers, workstations and other computing devices rely on an operating system for their proper operations. In order to ensure proper governance and maintenance of computer systems within organizations, companies hire Enterprise Desktop Administrator for looking after the workstations.


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