Fixing the Great Rollback of November 2000, 2012 (and other time rollback problems)

Mark M* has even more information to help you address Active Directory time rollback problems, over at AskPFEPlat. I’ll paste his table of contents below: Recovering from a time rollback is a complex situation so read each step carefully and don’t skip ahead or you’ll make the problem worse. Also this post is going to…


A Microsoft Word Document Template For Disaster Recovery Planning

Written by Alexander Windel, Senior Microsoft Premier Field Engineer. Let’s say you want to create a disaster recovery (DR) plan for a common, shared enterprise IT service such as e-mail or document collaboration in your organization. One of the results of the plan will surely be a document outlining the DR strategy for that service….


The IT Back Out Plan: How NOT to get caught with your pants down

Written by Mark Farrugia, Senior Microsoft Premier Field Engineer. You have all seen it a million times on the silver screen, our hero is caught, trapped and/or facing impossible odds, and all of a sudden they make a miraculous escape.  It seems the whole entire time while I would have been saying my prayers, our…


How Ready Are You When Disaster Strikes Your IT Systems?

Written by Manny Sandhu, Microsoft Premier Field Engineer Outages are something that we never want to have happen, but they do, and when they occur how ready are you to deal with the repercussions? In most cases, it isn’t the technical skill of personnel which determines the success (or duration) of the outage. How confident…