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SSL

So I finally got around to updating this thing to SSL. With Let’s Encrypt it is easier then ever. Seriously…no reason not to do it. The next project is an internal PKI server for intranet. We are working on securing … Continue reading

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PowerCLI

So I finally automated creating multiple VMs. I have wanted to do this for a while and recently found the time to sit down and do it. This allows me to RDP in and create VMs also when they do … Continue reading

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LEGO!!!

So I have many many lego sets to build and no time to do them. Since football is over I think I might declare Lego Sunday! Sunday afternoon I go and build a lego! I like that idea and by … Continue reading

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Not for a while

I have had quite the absence in my blogging. Let’s see 1. Christmas – was sick had stomach flu 2. started going back to school (stanly community college for vmware cert) 3. found out might be getting laid off 4. … Continue reading

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docker / log stash

so it looks like I may have some free time coming up both in work and home. I may look into docker and or log stash. I feel log stash should be working already but the guy replacing me is … Continue reading

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Bare Iron Backup

So I have decided to take on backing up our physical machines. There are a few good programs free but the majority cost money / hardware. I found this redo backup, not updated since 2012, but am trying it. It … Continue reading

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edit the ilo from vmware without reboot

so the task came down to attach all the ilo(s) from the servers. The runs with Linux and Windows you can download utilities to do but vmware they said..needed to be rebooted. I said NO and I was right! so … Continue reading

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Red Hat 7

Since today is Friday and I don’t like making any big changes I decided to spin up a Red Hat 7 VM. Wow are things different. This is going to take some getting used to. However if I master this; … Continue reading

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openstack

Really getting the hang of openstack and even used some old sql commands to fix some stuff. This is what I like this is interesting to me. I am excited to get our openstack cluster up and running; the have … Continue reading

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Today!!!

So not only did I have to walk my replacement through installing vCenter; even though I told him to download the quick install guide. I couldn’t even buy Bears tickets. I am so disappointed. There is nothing much more in … Continue reading

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