From the Founder and CEO of 10-Strike Software

Dmitriy Stepanov

Subscribe to Dmitriy Stepanov: eMailAlertsEmail Alerts
Get Dmitriy Stepanov via: homepageHomepage mobileMobile rssRSS facebookFacebook twitterTwitter linkedinLinkedIn

Top Stories by Dmitriy Stepanov

The necessary condition of a company successful operation is a good state of computer assets. That is why all the company’s software and hardware should be inventoried on a regular basis. A system administrator has to audit the operation of computer hardware, check whether all the computer parts are in their places and operate normally. The administrator has to control and audit software licenses and installed programs on the computers. If the PCs are connected to a local network, you can solve the inventory problem easily by using a network inventory software. With a network inventory program, you can generate a network inventory database effortlessly. Install it on a system administrator’s PC only and add computers to be managed and inventoried into the program inventory database. After that, you will be able to get nearly any information about the computers’ ha... (more)

Network Topology Diagram

First of all, it's worth mentioning that the choice of network hardware and software used in a company depends on the network topology. But the topology, in turn, depends on the company's needs and requirements. Thus, the competent network topology increases the efficiency of all the organization and allows you not to distract your colleagues if one of the LAN components falls out. In addition, the intimate knowledge of the network topology allows the IT manager to evaluate its bottlenecks, and to plan further connections of the network devices and PCs better. Apart from everythi... (more)

Network Bandwidth Monitoring Software for Evaluating Employees Effectiveness

Any modern company needs systematization, detailed analysis, and control of the network traffic that is transmitted through the company's computers, servers, and other devices. This process is called the traffic and bandwidth monitoring. The importance of the constant traffic monitoring is determined by a lot of reasons. First of all, it is essential for companies which have to limit the traffic volume utilized by users per day, week, month if, for instance, the connection to the Internet is limited. A bandwidth monitoring program allows the system administrator not only to cont... (more)

How to Build an Effective and Stable Network By @10StrikeSoft | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

Usually, it is the task of the system administrator in the organization to make its network stable and reliable. His effective operation requires him to know all the information on network: number of hosts, where they are situated, quality of connections between them, their operation, and many other aspects. If he does not know every small detail of the company's network, if he does not have the whole picture in front of his eyes when problems arise, he might fight the symptoms of the problems and not the problems themselves. It is not a big deal when the network consists of doz... (more)

Network Monitoring Helps Improve LAN Reliability

Most network monitoring programs are based on periodic automatic testing of the efficiency of particular services, ports, and protocols. The most widespread method is sending particular ICMP packets to a remote host and waiting for a reply from it (ping). One of the most important device parameter considered from the network monitoring point of view is the device's response time. It allows you to analyze the device operation on the network and detect possible bottlenecks and failures in the data transfer process. There are a lot of network monitoring methods, and the choice dep... (more)