Caching… Office 365 rules (not)

Finally… after months of testing, debating and begging for funds your company trades the known on-premise Exchange and SharePoint server with the online cloud version in Office 365. Just like all the other companies you know, so: why not? One important reason: You need caching! Advertisements

Expanding your Scense building bricks collection

Even as Scense has a large feature set out of the box, that help you as an IT admin to manage the systems in your IT infra, you still might find some actions that you can’t do or require quite some (configuration) work. Just as an example: If you have to change a handfull of…

Active location monitoring in Scense 10

When working on a mobile device, like a laptop, or when disconnecting from a VDI workstation only to continue working on it elsewhere, you might see that Scense will not automatically adjust the workspace to match the new location.

How to get usage data on any application

Scense 10 lets you monitor the usage of applications. But what if you want to monitor applications that are not delivered by Scense? By simply checking the box that says ‘Enable metering for this Application’ you can tell the Scense application monitor service to start monitoring the usage of the application. This works for all…

How to setup an additional Scense server

At some point you might find yourself stuck with the task of creating an additional Scense server. After taking a look at the Scense Setup you have learned that there’s no option to do this automatically without setting up a new database as well. So here’s your guide to creating an additional Scense server manually…

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How to configure Location Services (Part 3)

In part 1 and 2 we have shown how to configure the Scense 8 location services. We’ve seen how using pattern matching will significantly enhance accuracy. As with any location system there are limits to what can be achieved. Checking the IP-subnet will not give you much accuracy, but it will work without the need…