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in quest of (something)

Hunting, seeking, or searching for something. I'm going to town in quest of a new book to read. The border is always filled with refugees in quest of a better future. Tommy been in quest of a
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quest for (someone or something)

To hunt, seek, or search for something. We've been questing for locations to shoot our new film. The border is always filled with refugees questing for a better future.
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in quest of someone or something

 and in search of someone or something
seeking or hunting something; trying to find something. They went into town in quest of a reasonably priced restaurant. Monday morning I'll go out in search of a job.
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quest for someone or something

to seek after someone or something. Martin is off questing for a book on baroque organ building. She is questing for a better way to do it.
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in search of

Also, in quest of. Looking for, seeking, as in They went to California in search of gold, or I went to the library in quest of a quiet place to read. The first term dates from the mid-1400s, the second from the second half of the 1500s.
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We are looking forward to Quest Software's single console and believe it will further reduce the footprint on our servers, facilitate installation and save us from having to hire additional staff.
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Quest has been the leading innovator in application performance management for over four years and was the original architect of the 'detect, diagnose, resolve methodology,' an approach that is now being adopted by other APM vendors as the industry standard," said John Newsom, vice president, APM solutions, Quest Software.
Jewel Quest is our flagship title and we are proud to herald in the next era of casual games with the release of its long-awaited sequel," said CJ Wolf, CEO of iWin.
They have chosen the strength and security that Active Directory provides to manage their digital identities, and Quest helps simplify this management in an automated, more secure way.
Our customers are excited about Exchange Server 2007 because of the improved storage and availability it will offer," said Dave Champine, director, Exchange solutions, Quest Software.
Last year Quest began its support for ADAM with Quest Recovery Manager for Active Directory.
Organizations that want to use Microsoft Office SharePoint Server as their collaboration platform of choice are looking for efficient ways to get business-critical data moved to this platform, and we are glad that Quest has developed a tool that applies Quest's traditional strength in migration to address this new challenge.
Here at Quest, we believe that the best way to achieve the goal of qualitatively improved Oracle-based applications is to develop a set of standards, guidelines and best practices," said Mike Ault, an Oracle database specialist at Quest Software who has authored more than 20 Oracle-related books.
com) was created by Quest to help users explore a best-practices approach to development, to share ideas with other Oracle technologists, and to further their own professional development.
Quest was selected to perform a gradual migration that would ensure a seamless and non-disruptive transition for users.
Jerry is a strong addition to the Quest team," said Paul Garver, vice president of Quest's public sector group.
Auditing and Compliance Reporting - Proper management of user identities and access helps companies address many regulatory compliance issues, and Quest completes the process by providing robust audit and reporting capabilities for Active Directory, Group Policy, Windows systems and non-Windows systems.
A major compliance and IT control concern we hear from customers is the need to terminate account access in a timely manner when a user leaves the company," said Jackson Shaw, senior director, product management, Quest Software.
Latest Capabilities in Quest Compliance Portal, Quest InTrust and Quest Reporter Help IT with Compliance Needs