Retrieving Serial Numbers on Magnetic Tape
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Retrieving Serial Numbers on Magnetic Tape

The article discusses the significance of retrieving correct serial numbers on magnetic tapes for IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) projects. Various types of serial numbers and methods to read them are explored, emphasizing RFID technology and its frequency characteristics. The information obtained through RFID readers and software utilities assists in efficient tape management, enabling the integration of physical and digital data. Thus, the proper retrieval of serial numbers enhances ITAD tracking and compliance with audit requirements.

Retrieving and Validating Hard Disk Serial Numbers on Mac
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Retrieving and Validating Hard Disk Serial Numbers on Mac

The article provides a comprehensive guide to checking hard disk serial numbers on Mac, either through the GUI or Terminal. It details methods applicable for SATA and NVMe drives, and pays particular attention to nuances present in M1 MacBooks with embedded SSDs. The guide underscores the importance of retrieving and validating these serial numbers, notably for Data Destruction and IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) projects, ensuring data security, effective inventory management, and compliance with established standards.

Ingest logs into Splunk using TLS
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Ingest logs into Splunk using TLS

In today’s digital world, organizations are generating massive amounts of log data that contain valuable insights into their systems, applications, and networks. Splunk is a popular platform that helps organizations analyze and visualize this log data to gain insights and improve their operations. Today we are going to discuss ingesting syslog from FireEye HX Cloud…