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Best Practice: Securing Windows Service Accounts and Privileged Access

Best Practice: Securing Windows Service Accounts and Privileged Access – Part 1 Best Practice: Securing Windows Service Accounts and Privileged Access – Part 2    

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Beyond jQuery: An expert guide to JavaScript frameworks

http://www.infoworld.com/article/3039817/application-development/beyond-jquery-an-expert-guide-to-choosing-the-right-javascript-framework.html?nsdr=true&page=1 http://www.infoworld.com/article/3039817/application-development/beyond-jquery-an-expert-guide-to-choosing-the-right-javascript-framework.html?nsdr=true&page=2 http://www.infoworld.com/article/3039817/application-development/beyond-jquery-an-expert-guide-to-choosing-the-right-javascript-framework.html?nsdr=true&page=3

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Classic Shell

http://www.classicshell.net/ Classic Shell™ is free software that improves your productivity, enhances the usability of Windows and empowers you to use the computer the way you like it. The main features are: Highly customizable start menu with multiple styles and skins … Continue reading

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Amazon Kindle and other readers: Sending .mobi files to readers

https://www.amazon.com/gp/sendtokindle/ https://www.amazon.com/gp/sendtokindle/android

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Lean Factory HowTo from IndustryWeek

http://www.industryweek.com/continuous-improvement/how-set-lean-factory-works-part-1 http://www.industryweek.com/continuous-improvement/how-set-lean-factory-works-part-2  

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Competitors of Siemens PLM

For future reference: Siemens SIMATIC IT Unicam eMES for Electronics Manufacturing. What’s new in v11? Dassault Systemes ARAS SAP Oracle PTC Autodesk See also: https://www.g2crowd.com/products/siemens-teamcenter/competitors/alternatives Siemens  SIMATIC IT Unicam eMES competitors: Aegis Aster Itac Mentor (Valor) Siemens PLM Software Vayo  

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Phil Factor @ SimpleTalk: Statistics in SQL: Pearson’s Correlation

Statistics in SQL: Pearson’s Correlation The series so far: Statistics in SQL: Pearson’s Correlation Statistics in SQL: Kendall’s Tau Rank Correlation Statistics in SQL: Simple Linear Regressions Statistics in SQL: The Kruskal–Wallis Test

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RedGate: VMWare monitoring in SQL Monitor

VMware monitoring in SQL Monitor  

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Log files and Fail-friendly code

Oh my goodness. Thoughts for the day… Log file-based troubleshooting of deployed applications in limited-access environments has to be one of the most frustrating processes of application development. Magic numbers are EVIL. Lack of default cases is EVIL. Long strands … Continue reading

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The Five Questions of Flow

From an interesting webinar, “Creating a Visual Office for Operational Excellence” by jenkrider@instituteopex.org https://instituteopex.org/site/webinars/creating_a_visual_office_for_operational_excellence. One of the key takeaways emphasized is that monthly updates to charted metrics are a tool, not visual management. The goal of visual management is to remove a … Continue reading

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