IT Operations Management

This is the third post in a series in which I will explain how an SQL job is performing on a daily basis using the power of RunSQL KS from the new AppManager for SQL server module. One of the problems with my SQL server, I face is to find how the SQL jobs are performing…

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Anmol Rastogi
May 17, 2016
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The Get Value from List Activity has been knocking around my lab for a few years, pretty much without a purpose in many ways outside of my environment. The reason for this is it accepts a list at input, and well no activity or other source available in the product or here on the Community…

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Martin Cotter
May 9, 2016
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This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series Aegis Workflow 101

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series Aegis Workflow 101Welcome to Part 4 of Aegis Workflow 101.  This time we look at Triggers which define the conditions when workitems should start as well as well as other behavior which we will learn about below. In the last topic we learned about events.  When…

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Martin Cotter
Apr 20, 2016
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This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series Aegis Workflow 101

This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series Aegis Workflow 101Welcome to Part 3 of Aegis Workflow 101.  This time we look at Events which act as signals to Aegis to perform some action, from meeting the criteria to starting a workitem to signalling a workitem should end.  Inside the Aegis Web Console Aegis events…

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Martin Cotter
Apr 14, 2016
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This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series Aegis Workflow 101

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series Aegis Workflow 101Welcome to Part 2 of Aegis Workflow 101.  This time we look at Input Builder which is a basic but very powerful component of Aegis workflow design. Looking back at Part 1, we build a ‘Hello World’ workflow which used the echo activity…

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Martin Cotter
Apr 8, 2016
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This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series Aegis Workflow 101

With the newly available Sentinel Adapter for Aegis, a new audience is exposed to the wonderful world of ITPA. To help them on their way this is a new series of posts on getting started with everyone’s favorite automation platform – Aegis!

Martin Cotter
Apr 5, 2016
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This is the second post in a series in which I will explain how memory and CPU are utilized at the individual database level using the power of RunSQL KS from the new AppManager for SQL server module…

Anmol Rastogi
Mar 30, 2016
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In this article I will show a fourth method of creating an Aegis workflow to notify Active Directory users that their password will expire in X days, this time using an official adapter. Method #1 was a very simple workflow based off a single script which performed all the automation tasks. Method #2 replaced the…

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Martin Cotter
Mar 28, 2016
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If you’ve been following my series on identifying Active Directory accounts whose passwords are going to expire in the next X days, you’ll have seen that in order to create an LDAP filter for the date range, that the timestamp has to be in FileTime format which isn’t the most readily available format.  So far…

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Martin Cotter
Feb 16, 2016
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