gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Wednesday May 04th


Computer storage getting tight for LaGrange County
Wednesday Jun 11, 2014 3:12pm
LaGrange, IN

By: Tim Murray

LAGRANGE - LaGrange County government’s computers are running out of storage space.

I-T Director Bob Murphy told county council members this week that users have filled 5-and-a-half terabytes of a storage server that has a 6 terabyte capacity.

"We have reached a point within the county network, a rather critical point, of running low on storage capacity within the network. A lot of scanning going on. A lot of audio and video recording's going on, things like that that take up quite a bit of storage space. So we're running out of network storage and we're also running out of that capacity to back up the network storage," Murphy said.

The device Murphy wants would double the storage capacity to 12 terabytes at a cost of $20,505 and is expandable up to 24 terabytes.

Council agreed to consider an additional appropriation from the cume capital fund when it meets next month.

In other business Sheriff Terry Martin told council he’ll ask for funding in next year’s budget for a new full time position for code enforcement and paper service.

The code enforcement duties were shifted to the sheriff’s department last year and Martin says it’s been too time consuming.

"I've been getting anywhere from 5 to 10 calls a week. I'm doing the ones that are the major ones and I just can't keep up with it. I can't do the grass complaints. I can't do the minor stuff. I not going out actually seeking anything or looking at anything on the code enforcement," the sheriff said.

The incorporated towns no longer contribute financially to the county’s code enforcement efforts.

Commissioner Larry Miller says the majority of the complaints he hears are about tall grass and unlicensed vehicles.

(05-04-2016) • Lagrange man jailed after truck hits house
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(05-04-2016) • Judge Kramer fends off challenger in Noble County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Albion, IN
(05-04-2016) • St. Joe County voters slam road commission millage
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(05-04-2016) • Young tops Stutzman in Indiana Senate race
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(05-04-2016) • Voters in LaGrange County take two newcomers over incumbents
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(05-03-2016) • Proos with bipartisan group introducing justice reform package
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Lansing, MI
(05-03-2016) • New twist on IRS phone scam hits area
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(05-02-2016) • Curb work will precede paving on SR 9 in Lagrange
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(05-02-2016) • Smoke testing of Sturgis sewer lines starts today
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(05-02-2016) • Final Sturgis brush pickup begins today
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(05-02-2016) • Two vehicle crash injures Howe woman Sunday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Mongo, IN
(05-02-2016) • St. Joseph voters to decide county road millage request
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(05-02-2016) • Demolition of CR 200 North begins today
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(04-29-2016) • All are winners at inaugural Launch LaGrange County competition
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shipshewana, IN
(04-29-2016) • ARI Legacy Sleepers expanding operations in Shipshewawna
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shipshewana, IN
(04-29-2016) • Lakeland High School names Albergo, Miller valedictorians
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(04-29-2016) • Terry Miller trial moved to July
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(04-29-2016) • State Road 9 paving in Lagrange starts Monday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(04-28-2016) • Deer harvest increases 3 percent
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(04-28-2016) • Sturgis radio founder passes
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Parma, MI
(04-28-2016) • Stroh man dies from heart attack during crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(04-28-2016) • LaGrange Bison-tennial contest has two winners
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(04-28-2016) • NE Indiana home sales were mixed in March
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(04-28-2016) • Lisa Miller leaving the Branch Co. Growth Alliance
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(04-28-2016) • Sturgis woman accused of embezzling from Youth Soccer
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(04-28-2016) • Angola-Fremont bid falls short at America's Best Communities
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Durham, NC
(04-27-2016) • Ratering seeks another term as St. Joe County Treasurer
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(04-27-2016) • Troopers investigate shots fired in White Pigeon Township
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: White Pigeon, MI
(04-27-2016) • Angola sets dates for city clean up
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(04-27-2016) • Man goes missing in Elkhart County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Goshen, IN
(04-26-2016) • CHA reports two more chickenpox cases in St. Joe County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(04-26-2016) • Sturgis studies public safety operation model
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(04-26-2016) • Herber resigns as Lakeland superintendent
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(04-25-2016) • Myers, Kratz meet again for LaGrange Co. Commissioner seat
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(04-25-2016) • Shipshewana man charged with incest, rape
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(04-25-2016) • Indiana has higher than average number of incarcerated parents
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(04-25-2016) • Steuben police identify motorcyclist killed Friday night
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Fremont, IN






pfc

businesses