Category Archives: Networking

Log shipping across domains with FTP

If you have decided to use SQL Server Log Shipping as a Disaster Recovery (DR) solution, but for whatever reason your offsite data centre or external host isn’t on the same domain as you is Log Shipping still viable? Yes, … Continue reading

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Cannot send SMTP mail on port 25, try port 587

I didn’t really want to blog about this, but it’s such a well-known piece of information I’d never heard of.  Most of this blog post is for my own records but if it’s useful to you too that’s great. Having … Continue reading

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