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    • Hoozin: Leading Your Journey Through the Digital Transformation
      by VitalSigns on November 1, 2018 at 7:01 pm

      The buzz word Digital Transformation is a hot topic in many organizations. There is a lot of chatter out there on what a Digital Workplace is supposed to be. Interestingly enough the discussion is either entirely product or consulting based. So when it comes down to building a roadmap for your Digital Workplace of the […]

    • The New Age of IBM Traveler Monitoring
      by VitalSigns on August 20, 2018 at 2:51 pm

      Most organizations have already begun transforming their workforce to empower them by enabling mobility. Whether it’s employees in the field, those on business trips, or even remote workers, it important that they have seamless and secure access to all the tools they need to remain productive. As you may know, IBM Traveler can be a […]

    • The Power of Predictive Incident Management
      by VitalSigns on August 16, 2018 at 3:14 pm

      Many  IT Administrators, both on the IBM and Microsoft side, take a reactive approach to IT incident management. Typically, an administrator will receive an alert that notifies them of a current IT issue or shortage in resources. However, often times, that same administrator will not be aware of an issue until they are bombarded with […]

    • Email Monitoring for IBM Notes
      by VitalSigns on August 13, 2018 at 5:23 pm

      Mail Probes are one of the most common ways that an IBM Domino Administrator can monitor their mail activity and health. A mailbox containing an excessive amount of mail messages can negatively impact the overall mail performance, slowing down the flow of mail between critical routes. Leveraging mail probes allows administrators to proactively test multiple […]

    • Enabling and Disabling Multi-Factor Authentication in Office 365
      by VitalSigns on August 6, 2018 at 6:26 pm

      Multi-Factor Authentication has become a very common and very effective security-related trend in today’s IT world. Organizations all over the globe are leveraging this second layer of protection for more secure user sign-ins and transactions. Due to the secure nature of Multi-Factor Authentication, it requires the highest level of administration power, such as an Office […]

    • Using VitalSigns to Audit Office 365 Mail Forwarding Rules
      by VitalSigns on April 30, 2018 at 2:33 pm

      VitalSigns offers a feature called Office 365 Mailboxes & Users which offers several different ways of viewing information about how mail is used in your O365 tenant. One common concern shared by many organizations is the multitude of ways that end users can automatically forward their mail to external email addresses. Sometimes forwarding makes perfect […]

    • IBM Domino makes an impression at IBM think in Las Vegas
      by VitalSigns on March 23, 2018 at 3:40 pm

      I’m just back from a whirlwind week in Las Vegas at the IBM think show. This was the biggest IBM show I’ve ever attended and at times it was literally a sea of humanity struggling with basic navigation. While there were sessions on literally all things IBM I focused my time and energy on the […]

    • Microsoft Exchange: Automating PowerShell Commands
      by VitalSigns on February 19, 2018 at 7:27 pm

      Enable any user to run PowerShell commands using a drop-down menu from the PowerScripts Library. Automate Administrative Tasks with PowerScripts PowerShell is Microsoft’s primary scripting language that allows administrators to make changes to their environment. Running PowerShell scripts against Exchange environments is also a great way to monitor availability and gather real-time performance metrics. As […]