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How to Execute external commands by using perl?

There are many ways to execute external commands from Perl. The most commons are: system function exec function backticks (“) operator open function All of these methods have different behaviour, so you should choose which one to use depending of your particular need. In brief, these are the recommendations: method use if … system() you… Read More »

Depot Migration between perforce servers with history and change list

There are many questions asked for the depot migration between server without losing any of the history  such as… Moving depots across servers Moving depots between servers Move a product depot from one Perforce server to another Depot Migration between perforce servers with history and change list There are one solution which i find worth… Read More »

Useful Tips to Make Team Building Exercises Effective and Successful

Hi, I am prabhakar, i have read an article about Team Building and i would like to share it with you.All successful businesses and organizations know that teamwork and team synergy is the key to success. A lot of effort and resources are dedicated towards team building exercises and activities. A good team forms the… Read More »

Apache web server Installation Guide, know how to Install Apache web server on Windows 7?

After a quick detour to install Notepad++, I’m on my way to installing Magento. Before I can get into the meat of it, though, I do require a few prerequisites. From the installation instructions, installing Magento requires: Apache 1.3.x or Apache 2 PHP 5.2.0 and above with Safe mode off MySQL 4.1.20 and above After… Read More »

How to Setup Configure Hudson Master Slave? – Complete Guide

The tasks can be scheduled to run on the same machine (Master), or on a different machine (Slave). A master is a installation of Hudson, that can manage one or more slaves. The role of master remains same in Master slave setup. It serves HTTP requests, and it can still build projects on it’s own.… Read More »

How we reduced build time from 8 hours to 1 hour ? – Complete Guide

Situation For one of our clients, Build is taking 8 hours and nightly build is failing frequently. Test case execution is consuming more time than the compilation. Low confidence levels for developers on nightly builds and subsequently during integration cycle. Approach We reviewed the whole set of build scripts being used and test case suite… Read More »

SSARC Utility & SSRESTOR Utility – Archive, Restore VSS Project – Guide

Question:  How to Archive VSS Project in Visual Source Safe (VSS)? How to Restore VSS Project in  Visual Source Safe (VSS)? What is SSARC Utility? What is SSRESTOR Utility? SSARC Utility Allows you to archive files, projects, or old versions from a Visual SourceSafe database. Each time you run SSARC (Ssarc.exe), the utility asks only… Read More »

How to run Remote Desktop Console by using command line?

How to run Remote Desktop Console using command line If you may want to run Desktop Console from a batch file, for example RDC over VPN, you can use mstsc /v:servername /console command. Mstsc Creates connections to terminal servers or other remote computers, edits an existing Remote Desktop Connection (.rdp) configuration file, and migrates legacy… Read More »

5 Keys to Automating Configuration Management for Application Infrastructure

5 Keys to Automating Configuration Management for Application Infrastructure

One of the trends being discussed in business, among vendors and in the analyst community is the importance of automating the functions performed by IT. Growing demands by the business, tight budgets and compliance pressures together accentuate the need for IT to be more agile, efficient and responsive to business stakeholders.

Naturally, vendors rush into this environment, each touting the unique benefits of its solution set and the urgency to move forward immediately.  A key area targeted for IT automation is the area of ‘configuration management.’  As it relates to automating day to day IT functions, configuration management can mean many different things: patch management, server and network management or others.