Last week Shane and Jordan walked you through some of the newest features in Deploy 18 and Inventory 18. Don’t worry if you missed out. You are in good hands and can catch up in this post. You can even watch the webcast below if that is more your thing. Introduction to Deploy 18 Option […]

Joining two tables using SQL makes it possible to combine data from two (or more) tables based on a similar column between the tables. The JOIN clause will affiliate rows that have matching values in both tables from the column being joined on and render the results across rows in the result set.  There are […]

FOG is a fantastic tool and while we would really need two hours or more to show you how it can most benefit you in your environment, last week’s webcast is a good place to start and get your feet wet. In the webcast, Lex and Kris show you how to create and use Snapins […]

“I love spending twice as long and working twice as hard to get half as much done!” – Nobody ever. Everybody loves shortcuts and time savers. I think this goes twofold for the aggravation that comes with managing computers. Enter PowerShell! Though there are many great scripting languages out there, we’re going to spend our […]

Intel recently fixed a vulnerability with the Intel Processor Identification Utility (advisory here).   You may not think this software is on your network, but are you certain? With PDQ Inventory you can be certain! Find all installs of Intel Processor Identification Utility with PDQ Inventory Let’s scan for all applications installed on all our […]

Summer is winding down and school is back in session for many people across the country. So, if you were busy fitting in a last-minute vacation, taking kids school shopping, or gearing back up for the next quarter and missed out on the webcast last week, no need to fret. We’ve got you covered so […]

Last week on PDQ Live! we went through some of the inner workings of PDQ Deploy and PDQ Inventory. If you missed it that’s ok, get ready to lift the hood and let’s get this webcast recap started.  How do PDQ Inventory heartbeats work? How is the online/offline status determined? (1:10) How to connect to […]

Episode 1 left off using a simple SQL query SELECTing four columns FROM the Computers table in PDQ Inventory: SELECT ComputerId, Name, OSName, IsOnline FROM Computers When writing SQL queries there will be times, for any reason, you’d rather call a column by a different name. You can easily rename a column (or table, introduced […]

We partied hard last week discussing DNS (Domain Name System). Lex and Brigg taught you all the things you need to know about DNS and probably some things you didn’t. In fact, most of this blog content was pulled from the outline Brigg used to navigate through last week’s webcast. And since we’re all about […]