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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Content at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating backup and recovery software, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Apr 21, 2021
There's a lot of vendor hype about enterprise backup and recovery software. What's really important to look for in a solution? Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now! more »
Backup and Recovery Software
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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Content at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating Application Performance Management, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Jun 22, 2021
Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now!more »
Application Performance Management (APM)
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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Content at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating Network Performance Monitoring, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Aug 17, 2021
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Network Monitoring Software
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user avatarRon Zelt
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If you could go back, would you change your decision to buy that firewall and why?
Sep 01, 2021
Hi peers,  If you could go back in time, would you change your decision to buy that firewall and why? more »
Firewalls
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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Content at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating Firewalls, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Jun 09, 2021
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Firewalls
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user avatarit_user809901
Senior Manager Service Excellence at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Real User
I am evaluating Blue Prism and UiPath for RPA for my company. Which one do you recommend?
Jul 26, 2021
I work for a very large, global financial institution and we are evaluating RPA solutions for a variety of use cases.  We would like to compare Blue Prism and UiPath. What are the pros and cons of each solution? What should we look for during our bakeoff?  Any "gotchas" we should know about? more »
Blue Prism
UiPath
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user avatarJosh11
Management Consultant with 1-10 employees
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RPA that Bots can run without centralized control?
May 02, 2021
Hi everyone, Are there any RPA products in the market that Bots can run without the centralized control module? Thank you for your assistance, Josh more »
Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
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user avatarit_user686973
User at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
MSP
Which is Best: Scheduler Control M, CA or Tidal?
Mar 29, 2021
We are in process of evaluating best scheduler tool for our client. Currently we are using ASG Zena. We find it complex to administer and no technical documents are available to self learn. I have gone through various articles and posts and seems like Control M, CA and Tidal are most widely used…more »
Workload Automation
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user avatarDavid Thompson
User at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
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Best backup for 100Gbps+ read and write with hardware encryption?
Aug 16, 2021
What is the best backup for super-duper (100Gbps) fast read and write with hardware encryption? more »
Backup and Recovery Software
Disk Based Backup Systems
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user avatarJacek Biegaj
Deputy Head of Department - Project Manager at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
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Why KVM??? Help please!
Jun 09, 2021
Hi. Why would someone choose KVM? What are examples of good use cases? I'm the deputy head of a project management department at a services company. I am more familiar with vSphere, but I would like to learn about KVM. Thank you very much! more »
KVM
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user avatarJanet Peng
Manager of IT at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Real User
I would like to compare CrowdStrike and Carbon Black. On what basis should I decide?
Apr 13, 2021
Hi. I need to compare CrowdStrike and Carbon Black. What is the advantage of CrowdStrike over Carbon Black and vice versa? For an enterprise, how do I decide which one is better for my needs? more »
CrowdStrike Falcon
Carbon Black CB Defense
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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Content at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating IT Infrastructure Monitoring, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Jun 29, 2021
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IT Infrastructure Monitoring
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user avatarAnn Marie Corker
Business Systems Analyst Specialist at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
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Is anyone using Tosca for Non Functional Testing?
Aug 25, 2021
Hi community,  It appears most groups are using Tricentis Tosca for functional testing...  I'm just curious if anyone is using Tosca for non-functional testing and how is it working out for you? more »
Tricentis Tosca
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user avatarMostafa
System Administrator at Suez Canal Insurance
Real User
What is the best for ransomware infection?
Aug 30, 2021
What is the best for ransomware infection?  more »
Endpoint Protection for Business (EPP)
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user avatarPadmanesh NC
Big Data Solution Architect - Spatial Data Specialist at Sciera, Inc.
Real User
Apache Spark without Hadoop -- Is this recommended?
Sep 03, 2021
Hi community,  I'm aware that we can use Apache Spark with/without Hadoop.  But I am sure that the majority of people are using Apache Spark with Hadoop, and I read one article that states how using Apache Spark without Hadoop is not good for deployment, and can be usable for the development…more »
Software Configuration Management
Apache Spark
Apache Hadoop
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