• 20 Sep 2017

    When $#!% hits the fan, what’s your Azure AD recovery plan? Find out at Microsoft Ignite!

    Identity is the new control plane, which means that being able to back up and recover both your on-premises Active Directory and Azure Active Directory (AD) is critical. But most customers I work with don’t know how to respond if sensitive objects are accidentally or maliciously deleted from Azure AD. See, if you use Microsoft Azure AD or Office 365 , it is important to understand the differences between the on...
    • 19 Sep 2017

    How to protect against AD security breaches and insider threats? Find out at Microsoft Ignite!

    Remember Hank the Hacker ? Hank is a fictional character we created for a recent webcast series around Active Directory security best practices. Hank represents hackers that appear in many shapes and sizes and who love to exploit the security limitations of AD, Azure AD and Office 365 . Hank the Hacker will send cyberattacks on your email, he’ll block login access with ransomware, he’ll use pass-the-hash techniques...
    • 18 Sep 2017

    Detecting Active Directory breaches: How to Focus on the Needles and Not the Haystacks

    One thing is for certain – security has never been so scrutinized and publicized as it has these last few years. IT security spending is the highest it has ever been and yet cyberattacks, and the stolen company and customer data that follows, continues to dominate headlines. Just this month as many as 143 million customers were affected by the breach at credit reporting agency Equifax. The worldwide economic impact...
    • 13 Sep 2017

    Shirt me at Microsoft Ignite

    Humans, by nature, are obsessed with free things. This is one of the main reasons I avoid Costco during peak sample hours. And the only thing better than free things – are cool free things. That’s why I’m personally pumped about our daily giveaways and raffle prizes happening in booth 717 at Microsoft Ignite . So, whatcha got? First, we’re giving away #STOPHANK t-shirts and some other cools...
    • 12 Sep 2017

    Quest is back at Ignite – 3 reasons you should get excited

    We interrupt this blog to bring you this message: Our thoughts and well wishes go out to to all those who were impacted by Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. Recovery from these catastrophic disasters won’t be quick and many will need our help to get back on their feet. Please check out the Texas Emergency Preparedness site or the Irma Relief Fund to discover ways you can play a role in helping those impacted...
    • 5 May 2017

    Hands-on Demo Day – Quest makes Migrations Painless

    Migrations are often complex and time-consuming. But, the key to a successful migration is to divide each part of the process, and then ensure your end users aren't impacted during any stage. A smart person once said ‘any migration is 80% planning and 20 % execution’. With this in mind Quest’s migration tools take the pain out of migrations by using our 3 phase approach. Prepare - Migrate –...
    • 20 Oct 2016

    What’s New for InTrust 11.2 - September 2016?

    This monthly publication will provide new and updated information regarding the products that we offer and organized in the following categories: product notifications, new knowledgebase articles, product life cycle, services, training, trending videos, awards, and testimonials.
    • 17 Oct 2016

    4 Reasons Why You Should Attend a KACE Backyard Boot Kamp

    Are you ready to learn?! Sir, YES SIR! Howdy, y’all! Ron Colson here from the KACE training team. I’ve been running the KACE Backyard Boot Kamps (also known as BBK) for a few years now with my awesome colleague Andrew Lubchansky and le...
    • 13 Oct 2016

    What’s New for Change Auditor 6.8 - September 2016?

    This monthly publication will provide new and updated information regarding the products that we offer and organized in the following categories: product notifications, new knowledgebase articles, product life cycle, services, training, trending videos, awards, and testimonials.
    • 27 Sep 2016

    Microsoft Ignite Day 2 Preview -- Stop by Booth #1210

    Day 1 of the Microsoft Ignite conference is in the books. I was working our booth (#1210) all day from noon to 7 p.m, and I must say the excitement never slowed. We talked all day to customers and partners about our solutions for Active Directory, Office 365, Skype for Business, Exchange and SharePoint. One thing that excited me was how many existing customers came up to us and raved about our tools, whether they were...
    • 27 Sep 2016

    VMworld Barcelona 2016 - Its Time!!!

    VMworld Barcelona is just around the corner and as always we will be present at the most important virtualization event of the year. We will be waiting for you at the Solutions Exchange: This year we will have an exclusive booth (S517) in which we will be presenting our various Virtualization and Data Protection products. Our specialists will be on-hand giving different presentations and answering all your questions...
    • 20 Sep 2016

    Recap of VMworld 2016!

    Guys… This year may have been our best VMworld yet! Our amazing staff of data protection and performance monitoring experts came out to Las Vegas and got to really know our customers. We listened to your thoughts on current trends in the data protection and performance monitoring space and had a lot of fun doing so along the way. To recap, here are the top highlights we experienced at VMworld 2016. This year…...
    • 13 Sep 2016

    Counting Down to Microsoft Ignite

    Quest is a Platinum sponsor of Microsoft Ignite 2016, September 26-30 in Atlanta, Georgia. It’s only the second year of the event, but the conference is sold out – which makes it even more exciting to be going, as it’s like holding a golden ticket! We have quite a bit planned for the week, not even counting the evening activities. If you aren’t registered, but want to keep tabs on all the news...
    • 13 Sep 2016

    Coming soon… A new Quest

    Thank you for taking a minute to read this short post. I know your time is valuable , so if you want to skip the text and just watch the video , go for it. Still reading? Cool. As you should know by now, Francisco Partners and Elliott Management have announced an intent to acquire the Quest Group. In the coming months, we’ll be starting a new chapter and launching a new company known as Quest. Our plan is...
    • 8 Sep 2016

    5 Reasons to Visit Booth #1210 at Microsoft Ignite 2016

    Microsoft Ignite is fast approaching. If you’re attending the conference this year in Atlanta, you’re most likely making a list of booths to visit and sessions to attend. Here’s what you can expect from us this year. Cocktails, Cap...
    • 12 Aug 2016

    5 Tips to Help You Prepare for VMWorld 2016

    Quest is a Gold sponsor of VMWorld 2016, August 28th -September 1st at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Convention Center in Las Vegas – and we can’t wait to hear about the latest offerings from VMware, show off our complementary technology, and most importantly, meet with our current and future customers! But, conferences can be overwhelming. If this is your first time at VMworld, or even if you’re an...
    • 4 Aug 2016

    Meet the Folks You’ll See at Booth #1210 at Microsoft Ignite

    In less than two months, we will be at Microsoft Ignite! We invite you to stop by booth #1210 and meet the staff. But not before getting to know a little more about a few members of our booth staff first. Have other questions for them? Ask in t...
    • 29 Jul 2016

    Top 4 Things You Should Never Tell a SysAdmin on SysAdmin Appreciation Day

    Hey, SysAdmins. Just a quick shout out to say thanks for all you do. We couldn't work (or Facebook) without you! Have a nice day. :)
    • 12 Jul 2016

    Top 5 Things to Do in Vegas During VMworld 2016 According to Me!

    VMworld is right around the corner! This year you’ll have the opportunity to connect with industry leaders and IT experts on a wide range of topics including data protection, mobile technology, and the cloud! But the best part of all &hel...
    • 21 Jun 2016

    Learn How to Stop Spinning Your Wheels. Attend Our Virtual Trade Show.

    It’s hard enough taking a few days off work for a vacation, let alone to attend a trade show or some other industry event when you know you are only going to return and find a week’s worth of work waiting for you. The fact is, we’re
    • 21 Jun 2016

    No Time, No Problem! We'll Bring Our Virtual Trade Show to You

    We’re all busy. Busy answering emails, putting out fires, supporting users - and doodling in endless meetings (like the panda I am working on right now). Sure, doodling might seem counterproductive, but then I like to think of it as busy alleviating
    • 17 Jun 2016

    VMworld 2016 : Q&A with Our Performance Monitoring A-Team!

    VMworld 2016 is right around the corner and we couldn’t be more excited! With over 400+ unique breakout sessions and panels, there’s something for everyone. This year, we will be attending the event and we asked our Performance Monitoring team some questions about what they’re looking forward to at VMworld and what attendees can expect. Take a look, meet the team, and we’ll see you in just a few...
    • 15 Jun 2016

    Defending Against Creepers in Your Next Microsoft Platform Migration

    Game on, Steve. Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is now wrapped up — just like the countdown to your next major migration project. With all of Microsoft’s new releases this year, it can feel like you’re in a constant state of Minecraft™
    • 9 Jun 2016

    How Device Proliferation Impacts Endpoint Systems Management for Your Growing Organization

    Growing organizations have an increasing number of connected devices on their network, and IT teams are spending more time managing and securing these devices, and the applications they deliver. Device proliferation is a growing trend for which IT professionals
    • 18 May 2016

    Throwback to #MSIgnite: Five Highlights from 2015

    Last year, the Quest team arrived in Chicago for Microsoft Ignite . While most folks on my team attended a few Microsoft events in the past, I did not know what to expect. Once I arrived to the event, I quickly submitted to the excitement of it all. ...