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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Community Management at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating backup and recovery software, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Oct 16, 2020
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 »
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user avatarit_user735468
IT Operations Manager with 1,001-5,000 employees
Vendor
Help! Need an opensource backup solution to work with OVM, Linux, Windows, Sql server, Exchange, Sharepoint. Plus bare metal recovery.
Oct 05, 2020
Currently using R1Soft and have major issues.  We need the software to work with OVM, Linux, Windows, Sql server, Exchange, and Sharepoint.  We also need bare metal recovery functionality. more »
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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Community Management at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating Firewalls, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Aug 15, 2020
Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now!more »
Firewalls
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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Community Management at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating Enterprise Content Management, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Apr 27, 2020
Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now!more »
Enterprise Content Management
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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?
Aug 18, 2020
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 avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Community Management at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating Data Integration, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Sep 30, 2020
Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now!more »
Data Integration Tools
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user avatarGlen Green
Sr. Project Manager at a manufacturing company with 10,001+ employees
User
Which are the best end-to-end data science platforms?
May 26, 2020
I have experience working as a senior integration architect for AI/ML enablement for a manufacturing company with 10,000+ employees.   We are currently evaluating data science platforms. Which vendor offers an end-to-end solution that really works from features management to model deployment?…more »
Data Science Platforms
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user avatarAriel Lindenfeld
Director of Community Management at IT Central Station
Community Manager
When evaluating Ethernet Switches, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?
Jul 09, 2020
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Ethernet Switches
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user avatarSudhakar Kankipati
Solutions Director at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Consultant
Can JIRA provide integration to SAP automation?
May 13, 2020
We use QTP scripts to perform our SAP automation. Our challenge is reducing the cost of Application Lifecycle Management licensing and moving towards open-source or low-cost tools. With more continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery/deployment (CD) pipelines, JIRA seems…more »
Jira
Micro Focus UFT One
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user avatarRobert MacDougall
Storage Architect at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Real User
Any advice re Dell PowerMax? We are looking at Unity and PowerMax, and also HPE.
May 05, 2020
We are looking at various vendors including HPE and Dell, looking at both the Unity and the PowerMax options. What can you share with me about PowerMax and how it compares with Unity and/or HPE? I am a Storage Architect at a global financial services company with tens of thousands of employees…more »
Dell EMC PowerMax NVMe
Dell EMC Unity XT
HPE 3PAR StoreServ
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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?
May 04, 2020
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 avatarAsiri Dissanayake
System Engineer with 51-200 employees
User
What is the Biggest Difference Between Dell EMC Unity and NetApp AFF?
Aug 17, 2020
I'm a System Engineer for an IT company. I'm comparing Dell EMC Unity and NetApp AFF. Which of these two solutions would you recommend and why? Thanks! I appreciate the help. more »
Dell EMC Unity XT
NetApp AFF (All Flash FAS)
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user avatarAnn Marie Corker
Business Systems Analyst Specialist at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
User
Is anyone using Tosca for Non Functional Testing?
Jul 20, 2020
It appears most groups are using Tosca for Functional testing.....just curious if anyone is using Tosca for Non Functional Testing and how is it working out? more »
Tricentis Tosca
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user avatarDon Ingerson
QA Automation Engineer at a consultancy with 1,001-5,000 employees
Consultant
UFT 14 vs UFT 12.54
Oct 20, 2020
I read that on January 31, 2017 HP released a new version of UFT, named UFT 14.00. Has anyone compared the run time performance of UFT 14.00 vs UFT 12.54 and if so were there any significant differences? more »
Micro Focus UFT One
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user avatarit_user370497
Director of Operations at Armada Cloud
Reseller
Have you been hit by Ransomware?
May 05, 2020
One of our clients was hit by the Locky (https://nakedsecurity.sophos.c...) strain of ransomware and had over 107,000 files scrambled and encrypted.  Fortunately, since they've implemented a solid backup and recovery plan with us, we were able to get them up and running that afternoon without…more »
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