change management critical success factors blog

Getting it Right: Critical Success Factors for Adoption and Change Management Initiatives, Part 1

There are multiple Critical Success Factors (CSF) that a successful Adoption and Change Management (ACM) program needs, so I decided to devote two separate blogs to the concept. Prior to joining Catapult Systems, I helped multiple clients leading their ACM initiatives. Many involved deploying new software systems such as Customer Relationship Management (CRM) or Enterprise…

powershell get last boot time blog

Get Last Boot Time (Uptime)

Back in the day, Microsoft had a utility (uptime.exe) which was incredibly useful when managing many servers. It showed how many days the computer had been running since its last boot.  This is particularly useful when troubleshooting issues. Up until PowerShell 6.0, this was not available natively as a cmdlet. Sure, you could use a…