Independence Day is almost upon us and whether you choose to celebrate America’s independence from Great Britain or your own independence from the office, it’s wise to make sure your vacation is not interrupted by IT problems at the office. These days, business rarely stops for holidays and while the office may be empty, downtime could still be fatal for critical business practices. And of course, if issues arise and are not fixed promptly, your long weekend could come to a screeching halt. To help insure that doesn’t happen, here are three things network administrators can do with the help of Foglight NMS before hitting the beach:
Unfortunately, network administrators are often the most visible when issues surface. Ironically enough, one of the best times to prove your value outside of those instances is when no one is in the office. Holidays provide a great opportunity to proactively shed light on IT when things are running smoothly and tools such as Foglight NMS can help you do that. By practicing a little extra due diligence before stepping out, network administrators help ensure everyone has a smooth vacation and they don’t return to a laundry list of issues that have escalated during the break.