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  1. The Gorilla Guide To…® (Express Edition) DBOps: Bringing IT Operations and Database Professionals Together

    The Gorilla Guide To…® (Express Edition) DBOps: Bringing IT Operations and Database Professionals Together

    Solarwinds

    DBOps means bringing continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) together (CI/CD). This requires continuous database performance monitoring and readily available rollback and data forward recovery strategies. This Guide explores…

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  2. How To Protect Your Office 365 Data

    How To Protect Your Office 365 Data

    Microsoft Office 365 is based on a shared-responsibility model in which Microsoft protects the Office 365 platform, but expects Office 365 customers to protect their own data. As such, backing…

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  3. December 2020 Gorilla Guide Express Book Club Week 1

    December 2020 Gorilla Guide Express Book Club Week 1

    Download this new Gorilla Guide Express, File and Object Storage Management! This book explores how the next generation of file virtualization software has arrived. DataCore vFilO software-defined storage provides IT with…

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  4. The Gorilla Guide To…® Enterprise IT Content Marketing Fundamentals

    The Gorilla Guide To…® Enterprise IT Content Marketing Fundamentals

    ActualTech Media

    This Gorilla Guide is your go-to resource to learn everything there is to know about modern B2B content marketing—from content creation to promotion and outreach—as well as how a Gorilla…

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Gorilla Guides are short, highly consumable books intended to help lead you through the IT technology jungle.

Developed by the expert IT trail guides at ActualTech Media, Gorilla Guides bring clarity to important and trending enterprise technologies solutions. These highly popular guides help you understand how these solutions work and, more importantly, how they may fit into your IT organization.

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