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Raul Gonzalez

Raul Gonzalez

Technical Manager

Latest articles written by Raul Gonzalez

13 Apr

Exported Report: When Were Your Servers Last Patched? Find Out With SolarWinds

Last week my good friend Dan asked me if he could get a report in SolarWinds that displays the last time the Windows servers were patched, and, if possible, which the patches were deployed at that time. Now I must point out that Dan does not have the SolarWinds Patch Manager solution, which provides this information natively, oh and the ability to perform all system patching tasks, but Dan does not have Patch Manager. Still, the answer was ‘sure it does, it’s SolarWinds!’

27 Nov

Automatic Device Discovery with SolarWinds

Learn how to automate Network device discovery with SolarWinds User Device Tracker and IP Address Manager

18 Oct

Exported Template - Microsoft Exchange Message Queue Length

The AppInsight for Microsoft Exchange template is amazing, it gives you almost all the information you need from your mailboxes, however, there is just one little thing that doesn’t give, the total delivery queue length. Why is that? Basically, because AppInsight for Exchange is a template that has to be assigned to Exchange servers with the mailbox role, whereas delivery queue is a metric available on the Hub Transport servers.

14 Sep

Exported Template - Windows DNCP Leases Monitor

If you are using the default the Windows DHCP template in Server and Application Monitor, you probably have noticed that it is a great template but it is missing a monitor for the total number of DHCP leases for a particular DHCP scope.

14 Aug

Automatic Node Population & Application Assignment (Part 2)

In this second part of our two part article, you will learn how to leverage automation within SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor (SAM) to completely automate the process of monitoring your server farm

1 Aug

Automatic Node Population & Application Assignment (Part 1)

Learn how to leverage automation within SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor (SAM) to completely automate the process of monitoring your server farm

19 Oct

How to control MAC address flooding with SolarWinds

As monitoring engineers, we, the tech team at Prosperon, always face new challenges when SolarWinds users ask us how to deal with specific issues or security threads that occur on their network. As an example, one of them asked us how we could monitor if there was a MAC address flooding attack on their network.

5 Jul

SolarWinds Orion - Managing the Alerting Engine

This blog explains how time spent on configuring alerts in SolarWinds Orion can help reduce your stress levels and ensure the correct people receive the alerts they need. It also includes an extract from our MasterClass Alerting Course for SolarWinds.