Posts From February, 2018

Security Starts with Best Practices

and some common sense, too!

Security is the latest buzzword in technology, and everyone is looking at products and services to help secure their environment. What amazes me is that when you ask about documented Standards and Practices, I usually hear crickets chirping. Consider these common "best practices" you already follow:

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Leveraging VSA Machine Groups

VSA Best Practice Series
Planning, Structure, and Consistency These are the essentials for creating a VSA platform that is "automation friendly". If you read my article on Monitor Sets, you'll recall that our monitors utilize a machine-readable subject line. This allows... read more
 

Using VSA Managed Variables

VSA Managed Variables offer an excellent way to provide customer and machine-group specific values for use in Agent Procedures. We have more than 20 unique Managed Variables defined to help configure application licenses, define local account... read more