The musings of an IT Consultant

Jul 31 2010   10:56PM GMT

Video/Picture log your remote datacenters



Posted by: Raj Perumal
Tags:
data center
documentation
video log

Hi folks, here’s a common thing that I love to do. You see a lot of administrators have remote data centers. They fly out and set them up, they document everything and then fly back to their office.

After that they manage everything remotely. Well sometimes you might have forgotten something, and you realize you need to fly back. Here’s an easy fix for this – record your visit! You can take a camcorder or camera with you to take pictures of your setup and then store those files with your other documentation such as visio diagrams.

What this does is allows you to see into your data center without having to fly back. Another common thing today is to leave a web cam in the data center room so you can watch it remotely to see things.

-Cheers, RP

 Comment on this Post

 
There was an error processing your information. Please try again later.
Thanks. We'll let you know when a new response is added.
Send me notifications when other members comment.

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: