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M2M Permissions. Please Provide Some Input

In my free time, I’ve been working on the permission problem I wrote about a few weeks ago. I’ve managed to get the permissions to output correctly and created a system to report from them in Integration and Reporting Services (more on that in a later article).

I’d like your input on it before it’s [...]

What's in Your Backup?

I’ve been speaking with a fellow M2M Admin and helping him get up to speed. I was shocked when he admitted to me that he had no backups. He explained that they were using Raid 5, and therefore didn’t need any. If you’re in this situation, don’t feel bad. Most of us work for small [...]

Pssst.... Over Here... (Auto Login)

There are a couple of ways to achieve automatic login of Made2Manage. However, I first want to say that I think this is a bad idea and I don’t allow this at my company for security reasons.

The simplest method is to make your M2M user name match your active directory user name. [...]

Sometimes I Just Shake My Head – Security Problem

At times I have discussed security on this blog and mentioned the challenges of being secure when using M2M. However, this post has nothing to do with Consona.

I read several blogs on a regular basis for programming and SQL information. In fact, I think I’ll list the blogs I recommend in [...]

SA! Why’d it have to be SA?

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“Snakes! Why’d it have to be snakes?”- Indiana Jones

The Made2Manage ERP system accesses its database with one login. I suspect the reason they do so is because it makes programming easier. So, while [...]