Sinking your teeth into rsync

Let's face it. Backups are great, but backup systems are even better. And one great tool for cloning your critical servers is rsync. Whether you clone your file systems to second disks or to entirely different servers, rsync can help get the synchronization done cleanly and efficiently. [...]

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Cisco Acquires Hybrid-Cloud App Management Specialist CliQr

Cisco is bulking up its hybrid cloud technology portfolio. The networking giant kicked off the month today by announcing that it is acquiring CliQr Technologies, a San Jose, [...]

Getting Ready for Windows Server 2016

Since the reveal of Technical Preview 4 in November 2015, the anticipation and excitement surrounding the official release of Windows Server 2016 is growing throughout the IT [...]

Microsoft Isn’t Phoning Home in Windows Server 2016

With its recent release of the fourth technical preview of Windows Server 2016, Microsoft has proven its commitment to improving its server for both on-premises and [...]

Schwarz Network is Back Online

Schwarz Network has re-opened the main site once again. It was hacked 2 years ago and after that I took the site offline. The reason it was hacked was because I was a couple [...]

Single Signon – Unified Login System

I have enabled a single sign on application across most of the sites in the network. If you have an account on any of the following sites you will be able to login to them all [...]

vBulletin v IPB – The Final Chapter

As some of you know I bought a site database. The site was a vbulletin site. I was going to convert it to IPB. Problem was it wouldn't convert. I have done my share [...]

Extreme VB to Close, Domain For Sale

Extreme VB, the grand daddy of Schwarz Network is closing down. It was the first site I put online. The domain is 12 years old, but, the site itself is 15 years old. I just [...]

xenForo Test Site Set Up – Currently Closed

I bought a copy of xenForo when it first went on sale. I had it setup on my test server. During my server upgrades and general network maintenance window I upgraded the test [...]

New General Talk Forum – Site Sold

I recently, yesterday in fact, bought a database to a general discussion forum. It isn't a large community. It's perfect to start with though. It has 539 members and [...]

Might Use vBulletin For One of My New Sites

I am getting ready to open a new site. It's been one I have been wanting to open for a while and is in a niche that is rather new. There are some established sites in the [...]