SQL SERVER: 2 Ways to Attach SQL Server Database Files to Linux Containers. SQL Server files can be stored outside of Docker containers in host directories or volumes. Here’s how to set up SQL Server on Linux databases and attach them to containers. Read more
MICROSOFT: 5 SQL Server Components You Should Be Using. Microsoft’s rapid-fire release cycle for SQL Server means it’s easy for database admins to miss useful new features. Here are some recent additions that might otherwise fly under the radar. Read more
REVIEW: MongoDB Takes on the World. MongoDB 4.0 beefs up with global cloud clusters, multi-document ACID transactions, and HIPAA compliance. Read more
HOW TO: Fix Corrupted Microsoft Access Databases. Access is one of the industry’s foremost database applications that’s included within the Microsoft Office suite. Access databases might be essential files for some users as they retain records, so it’s a good idea to keep a database backup as a precaution for file corruption. Yet, there are probably some users who don’t back up their database files; and they’ll need to repair corrupted Access MDB or ACCDB files. If your Access database is corrupted, and you don’t have a backup handy, check out some of these fixes. Read more
NOW ON SLIDESHARE: Tech Update Summary from Blue Mountain Data Systems September 2018
IT SECURITY SUPPORT: Blue Mountain Data Systems is actively involved in implementing FISMA and NIST standards with Federal Civilian Agencies. Due to our extensive experience in this area, Blue Mountain has developed processes and organizational techniques to help ensure security deliverables are completed on time, and performed in the most efficient manner possible. We ensure that NIST-800-53 control requirements are treated consistently during definition, analysis, implementation, auditing, and reporting phases of a system. Find out more about Blue Mountain Data Systems IT Security Support Services. Call us at 703-502-3416.
BLUE MOUNTAIN DATA SYSTEMS HAS THE EXPERIENCE: 1994 to Present – U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration. Responsible to the Office of Technology and Information Systems for information systems architecture, planning, applications development, networking, administration and IT security, supporting the enforcement of Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act — ERISA. Within the EBSA, Blue Mountain is responsible for design, development and support for its various enforcement database management systems, as well as all case tracking and customer service inquiry systems. Blue Mountain also provides IT security services to the EBSA, in the form of FISMA Assessment and Authorization, System Security Plans, Risk and vulnerability assessments, monitoring and investigation support. Read more.