4 Things You Should Never Store in Your Database

Databases are mainly used to support various business-critical applications. They can store many kinds of data. However, there are some things you should never keep in a database. These basic database security techniques will help protect your data: Unsecured Credentials This is probably an obvious point, but it’s not a good idea to store plain … Continued

Using AD to Add an Alias to an Office 365 Email Account

If you are using Office 365 with Azure AD Connect (or the older DirSync) you know that some changes to accounts cannot be made via the O365 admin portal. For instance, if someone gets married and changes their name, you may wish to add a new email address for them.  If you try to add … Continued

Netwrix and SysAdmin Magazine Announce SysAdmin Blog Awards

Hi IT Pros, We announce a call for nominations for the SysAdmin Blog Awards, which will recognize the brightest and most tech-savvy blogs for their contributions to the IT community. Freelance and corporate tech bloggers, as well as IT professionals, are invited to submit technology blogs for the following six categories: Best Cloud Computing Blog … Continued

Data Privacy Day: Contest Results

Hi Guys, Thank you for your participation in our Data Privacy Day contest! We’re glad to name our lucky winners: Kevin Rampersad James Churchwell Brian Beckers Each winner gets a $30 ThinkGeek Cards. Congrats! May your data stay secure!