Administrative

    Since 2013, ATT has quietly bilked customers out of hundreds of millions of dollars with a bogus “administrative fee,” a fee it more than doubled to $1.99 a month in 2018. For a few years there, a California class-action lawsuit made it seem like ATT migh...
    Heard co-founders Andrew Riesen (left) and Victoria Li. (Heard Photos)Seattle startup Heard, which helps mental health professionals manage bookkeeping, payroll and related services, has raised $10 million in Series A funding.The funding builds on $1.3 mi...
    Illustration by Alex Castro / The VergeApple has placed senior engineering program manager Ashley Gjøvik on indefinite administrative leave after she tweeted about sexism in the office. The company is currently investigating claims Gjøvik made abou...
    Apple has placed senior engineering program manager Ashley Gjøvik on indefinite administrative leave after she tweeted about sexism in the office. The company is currently investigating claims Gjøvik made about a hostile work environment.“For mont...
    Depending on the structure of your organization, you might consider using container administrators to decentralize administration duties. Instead of having one centralized administrator handling all of the your network’s administrative tasks, the re...
    Finally, a new breed of network administration utilities has arrived on the scene. ConsoleOne is a Java-based program that provides NetWare 5.x servers and Java-capable clients with a GUI environment for performing network management tasks. This arti...
    Although ZeroChaos features a whimsical comic book superhero theme, the Orlando, FL, company behind the site promises serious benefits for freelancers, independent contractors, and consultants.“Downtrodden freelancers! There is no impending doom wit...
    The first hint of trouble came with a phone call on the weekend from my boss. He told me to stick near the phone in case one of the company executives needed help accessing some files on the server. Nothing came, but on Monday, something was definite...
    The next time you plan a security audit on your systems, the plan should include the examination of the file shares on your Windows servers. What I’m getting at is securing the administrative shares, which carry a $ symbol in the share name. The $ s...
    If you regularly perform tasks with theutilities found in the Administrative Tools folder, navigatingthrough Control Panel's folder structure to access these tools canbecome a hassle.However, Windows XP offers a way for you toplace the Administrative...
    Release on March 20, 206, Fedora Core 5 is the latestrelease of Red Hat's community-supported "testing ground" Linuxoperating system. Suitable for use as either a desktop system or a server,before new features are added to Red Hat's ma...
    Novell's Open Enterprise Server is very different from otherLinux distributions as it contains some powerful commercial administrativesoftware designed to ease the task of maintaining an enterprise-levelenvironment. In this article and the next artic...
    When you're working on a user's computer and need to performan administrative task from within her Windows XP Pro limited user account, youcan use the Run As command to launch certain utilities with administrativeaccount privileges.However, if y...
    This article is also available as a TechRepublic download.In the /etc/group file you will see a few groups, such as: root – the super user group sys – the system administration group staff – the default users groupThere are others, andyou should n...
    Credit: MicrosoftMicrosoftEverything you need to know about the Microsoft Exchange Server hackNext for Windows 10: What to expect from the version 21H1 feature updateMicrosoft's March Patch Tuesday: Critical remote code execution flaws, IE zero-day f...
    Analysis The announcement from the Department of Defense (DoD) on Friday that Microsoft had been awarded the long-detailed $10 billion JEDI (Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure) cloud computing contract elicited responses of surprise from many in...