07 janvier 2013

Changing Password on Administrator Accounts - Performing an Audit

This article addresses a common task which many administrators have to address within their career as as an IT professional - changing the password on a core administrator account.ScenarioIt is well known that Administrators should always create dedicated service accounts with appropriate access to be used by network applications on a Microsoft network.  However there is always a case of a lazy administrator in the past who could not be bothered to create dedicated service accounts so they use the default domain admin account... [Lire la suite]

06 avril 2010

3 Ways to Enable the Built-In Windows 7 Administrator Account

In Windows 7, like Windows Vista, when you install the operating system, you are asked to enter a user name which will be the primary local user that will use this system. Like in Windows Vista, in Windows 7 the built-in Administrator's account is disabled by default. Furthermore, this account is not associated with any password. The new user which is created during the installation is configured to be a member of the built-in Administrators group, and in fact, can be used for any management task. That use is in fact equivalent... [Lire la suite]
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13 mai 2009

En moyenne, un administrateur gère près de 80 machines virtuelles

Le cabinet EMA estime qu'en moyenne un administrateur peut s'occuper de près de 80 machines virtuelles. Mais l'écart entre les services informatiques les plus et les moins performants peut passer de 1 à 100. Combien de machines virtuelles un administrateur système est-il capable de gérer ? En ces temps de vaches maigres et de mutation technologique dans les datacenters, la question vaut de l'or puisque plus de 53% des responsables informatiques interrogés par le cabinet d'étude américain EMA (Enterprise management associates)... [Lire la suite]
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