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Plugin Of The Month - VMWare ESX Host Health Monitor For ConnectWise Automate

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Plugin Of The Month - VMWare ESX Host Health Monitor For ConnectWise Automate

Plugins4Automate's plugin of the month for February is the VMWare ESX Host Health Monitor  The VMWare Health Monitor plugin for ConnectWise Automate uses an agent to talk with the VMware ESX hosts and retrieves the CIM data for the hardware the ESX host is running on. The plugin processes this data and stores it in Automate's database to be used in the views and alarms the plugin issues when failures are seen. You will see data on your RAID arrays and SCSI controllers, Power Supplies failures and system overheats. If the hardware is reporting it to VMWare we can see it and alarm...

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Patch Remedy updated for Windows 10 latest updates.

Patch Remedy updated for Windows 10 latest updates.

Plugins4Automate is always looking forward to the next round of Microsoft updates. Whether it's WUA updates or huge security issues like the latest Intel CPU bug Meltdown and Spectre. Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors. Meltdown breaks the most fundamental isolation between user applications and the operating system. This attack allows a program to access the memory, and thus also the secrets, of other programs and the operating system. Spectre breaks the isolation between different applications. It allows an attacker to trick error-free programs, which follow best practices, into leaking their secrets. In fact, the safety checks of said...

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New features in LUM for Automate

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New features in LUM for Automate

Plugins4Automate release build 1.0.0.18 for their Linux Update Manager (LUM) for ConnectWise Automate. In this build they have resolved a few minor bugs and added a new feature allowing you to manually reboot Linux agents directly from the main view of the plugin.   You now only need to click the Reboot Icon to receive a pop up prompting to reboot the agent.    Linux Update Manager is a plugin for ConnectWise Automate / Labtech that allow the MSP the ability to manage the updates applied to Linux systems that use either Apt-Get or YUM as a software package manager. LUM...

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SurfLog Gets New Graphs

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SurfLog Gets New Graphs

SurfLog is getting a minor makeover with the addition of DevExpress charts. The Plugins4Automate team has been hard at work changing out all the different charts and graphs used in the display of SurfLog data to fit ConnectWise Automate 12 new UI. The new UI consoles didn't like the IE web objects used by SurfLog to import in the charting for the plugin which caused the plugin not to load in the new computer screens.  The work around was to launch the agent console in the old screen style. Since ConnectWise Automate 12 no longer allows the technician the ability...

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Plugins4Automate embraces the DevExpress experience

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Plugins4Automate embraces the DevExpress experience

New for 2018, Plugins4Automate is now creating amazing user experiences with DevExpress in its plugins. We have watched LabTech transition over to DevExpress during the release of LT11 and with the new release of ConnectWise Automate 12 we get to see the full effect of the new enhancements to the Automate UI. Starting in January 2018, we will be rewriting our premium plugins to take advantage of all the new UI improvements Automate 12 has undergone. New data displays, charts and graphs will be just some of the work planned over the next year to update and improve the UI...

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