Joel Sloss

Joel Sloss is formerly the lab manager and technical editor for Windows IT Pro. He has been in the enterprise IT software industry for more than 17 years and has authored numerous articles and contributed to several IT books.

Articles by Joel Sloss
Review: Stratus Avance
Stratus Technologies' Avance software is a midrange high-availability solution that can deliver availability at near-enterprise levels but without the million-dollar outlay.
Pumping Up Your Server
Non-RAID tips for improving the performance of or administering disk controllers.
RAID-Related Terms
Definitions of RAID-related technologies.
RAID Levels 18
RAID level numbers and the definitions.
RAID Tips
Tips for RAID.
RAID: Enhanced Disk Storage for Windows NT 2
With the flurry of activity surrounding Windows NT clusters and server scalability, RAID has gained new exposure in the NT market. Here's what RAID is all about.
KVM Switches Roundup 4
A review of six KVM switches with a variety of features.
LifeKeeper 1.0 for EnVista Servers
LifeKeeper 1.0 for EnVista Servers are bundled solutions for NT clustering.
Testing Wolfpack, LifeKeeper, StandbyServer for NT, and NT Cluster-in-a-Box
Use any of these products to create a high-availability cluster of a SQL Server or set of file services.
Marathon Technologies' Endurance 4000
Take a look at a system mirroring solution.
Clustering Solutions for Windows NT 1
"Windows NT Magazine" Lab examines seven NT clustering solutions.
Clustering Terms and Technologies
Definitions for clustering terms and technologies.
Clustering Solutions Feature Summary
A feature summary in table format for clustering solutions.
Wolfpack Beta 2
Are you ready to dance with the wolves?
Unicenter TNG
Unicenter TNG from Computer Associates is a suite of interrelated modules that addresses a different aspect of end-to-end enterprise and systems management.
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