We Came, We Demoed, We Conquered: PASS Summit 2019

Connor Cox | November 13, 2019

We don’t always drink cold beverages during the winter, but when we do, we enjoy them in a DH2i branded koozie. Swag abounded on the exhibitor floor at PASS Summit Seattle, and the event has continued to follow its upward trajectory—growing bigger and crazier every year. While we definitely hoped some folks would grab a Read More…

The Proof is in the Pudding: DxEnterprise Free Trial FAQs

Lauren Hawes | November 5, 2019

“The proof is in the pudding.” That’s our motto when asked about the best way to get an understanding of DxEnterprise, our Multi-Platform Smart Availability software. Just reading about the software is a start, but the capability doesn’t really start to come to life until you try it for yourself and comprehend how significantly easier Read More…

Your Roadmap to a Successful Zero Trust Security Infrastructure

Lauren Hawes | October 30, 2019

Got trust issues? Good news, so does the entire IT security industry—and justifiably so. The creation of Zero Trust Security is a direct response to the increase in large-scale hacks and stolen data. The implication of trust within an organization’s network is no longer beneficial. A Zero Trust architecture means that nothing—no user, system, or Read More…

Prepare Yourselves for the Best SQL Server Event of the Year

Lauren Hawes | October 22, 2019

It’s as natural a phenomenon as temperatures dropping, aspens turning bright gold, and pumpkin spice everything descending on our lives. PASS Summit season is once again upon us! Whether you are a veteran of the conference, or have never heard of it before, here’s a quick breakdown of this year’s event:   What is it? Read More…

Keeping Up with the Future: More Flexible HA for a More Flexible RDBMS

Lauren Hawes | October 17, 2019

SQL Server on Linux?! I think we all remember learning about that exciting and significant news when the details for SQL Server 2017 were released for the first time. While it was certainly an intuitive move for Microsoft to make, that didn’t detract from the initial surprise. Since then, Microsoft has remained steadfast in its Read More…

What’s All the Fuss: DxOdyssey vs. Other SDP Solutions?

Lauren Hawes | October 9, 2019

A multitude of talented organizations are trying to make their mark on the Software Defined Perimeter space, so what is so doggone special about DxOdyssey? Let’s take it from the top—discussing DH2i’s SDP offering one technical aspect at a time.   Data Transmission Protocol DxOdyssey utilizes UDP/DTLS encryption, contrary to the TCP/TLS utilized by the Read More…

DxAG: SQL Server Availability Groups That Won’t Make You Talk Trash

Lauren Hawes | October 1, 2019

What would make SQL Server Availability Groups better? For many IT pros, it’s not something they would add, but rather, something they would take away. The underlying cluster orchestration technologies of Availability Groups, WSFC and Pacemaker, can be quite restrictive for many organizations. Not only that, but these technologies seem to have been created without Read More…

5 Reasons Traditional Perimeter Security Doesn’t Cut It Anymore

Lauren Hawes | September 25, 2019

Network-Level Access – Traditional perimeter security approaches such as VPNs grant users access to your organization’s entire network. That means the breach of any one of these connections can compromise the entire network. Ease of Scalability – Being able to scale up and out is vital to organizational success, but with conventional perimeter security methods, Read More…

DxEnterprise Stories: Customers Who Got More Than They Thought They Paid For

Lauren Hawes | September 17, 2019

You can have your cake and eat it too! That’s the best thing about DxEnterprise—regardless of your primary motivator to adopt the software, your organization will inevitably experience some rather substantial additional benefits. The most frequent adoption motivators we’ve witnessed among our customer base are: The desire for easy-to-manage, instance-level HA The power to achieve Read More…