Why Your Business Should Consider Office 365

In Applications by Jesse Rink

Each day, new applications release with the sole intent of improving the efficiency of businesses. While some apps are not necessary, others can be real lifesavers, like Office 365. This new version of Office has the features of Office 2016 and many more. Both products use cloud storage but Office … Read More

BrainStorm K20 – that was amazing!

In Company News, Monitoring by Jesse Rink

This year’s BrainStorm K20 conference in the Wisconsin Dells was positively electric as education technologists from across the Midwest gathered together to connect, inform, and inspire. We sure hope your school or school district had the opportunity to attend! It was truly an amazing experience! The focus for Source One Technology … Read More

Using PRTG to Monitor Windows Server Backup

In Monitoring, Servers, Windows by Jesse Rink

Using PRTG to monitor server backups

While PRTG (available at http://www.paessler.com) has many cool sensors available out-of-box for monitoring valuable network and server related data, unfortunately, it doesn’t have an easy way to monitor the Windows Server Backup service on Windows 2008 R2 and Windows 2012 R2 servers. Today, many small and medium businesses, and even … Read More

Using PRTG to Monitor Your Available DHCP Leases

In Monitoring by Jesse Rink

Using PRTG to monitor your available DHCP leases

How many times do we as network engineers get frustrated when one of our DHCP scope ranges gets dangerously close to running out of available lease addresses, or worse yet, actually runs out of available DHCP addresses, and we start getting calls from the helpdesk asking why people can no longer … Read More