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CompTIA CASP+ Passed

10/4/19 After many, many months of studying, labbing, making a complete inside/outside zone network with OSSIM SIEM and OSSEC, deploying […]

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Studying Update

11/28/18 As a form of motivation and because I’m finding with work being so crazy busy I’m having less and […]

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VCP6-NV Passed!

3/25/18 Well I did it, passed the VCP6-NV exam. it’s been an adventure and a journey. After failing the exam […]

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Blog Goes SSL

3/13/18 Decided to apply an SSL certificate, get premium DNS, and Mcafee Secure virus protection (you’ll see it in the […]

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2018 Goals

2/18/18 So my goals for 2018 are smaller that 2017 but none the less intense. I currently working on the […]

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vExpert 2017

I know I’m kind of late with this, but better late than never. Been really busy with work, but I […]

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VCP6-DCV Passed

3/27/17 Well after a few months of studying and failing the exam the end of December I wanted to pass […]

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Home-Lab grows to 10G!

Updated: 2/8/17 So over the weekend I was labbing as per normal and I’ve been running into contention issues with […]

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vExpert 2016

What is vExpert you might be asking yourself, and it’s a very valid question. It’s an offering from VMware to […]

I’m ADHD and proud of it

I’m ADHD and proud of it

Created: 1/9/20 As some may or may not know I have a superpower. I was born several months premature and since my Dad’s exposure to Agent Orange in the 70’s I was born also...

Studying Roadmap: Fall 2019

Studying Roadmap: Fall 2019

11/1/19 Right now I’m studying for the Microsoft MCSA and will soon after that move into the 70-744 for the Security aspect of the MCSE. I think my goal for the coming months is...

CompTIA CASP+ Passed

CompTIA CASP+ Passed

10/4/19 After many, many months of studying, labbing, making a complete inside/outside zone network with OSSIM SIEM and OSSEC, deploying as many of the concept required in the lab I finally passed. My journey...

Cyber Security: Positively negative

Cyber Security: Positively negative

2/5/19 I’d like to discuss a few things around the classification of data types coming thru a firewall or security device. I think pretty much even know the slang of false positives, but there...

Studying Update

Studying Update

11/28/18 As a form of motivation and because I’m finding with work being so crazy busy I’m having less and less time to devote to studies. But I’ve made a plan for me (been...

Cyber Security Bulletin: 10/23/18

Cyber Security Bulletin: 10/23/18

Hey peeps, So just want to share some things for you to make sure you have enabled to ensure the best possible security posture on your network, just a few tidbits. 1.  Ensure in...

Cyber Security Postings

Cyber Security Postings

6/26/18 Hey all, So with me taking the CySA+ exam in a little over 2 weeks after many months now of studying and bringing myself up to speed with Kali Linux, I feel the...

VCP6-NV Passed!

VCP6-NV Passed!

3/25/18 Well I did it, passed the VCP6-NV exam. it’s been an adventure and a journey. After failing the exam in January I was to be honest very disheartened by that loss and I...

Blog Goes SSL

Blog Goes SSL

3/13/18 Decided to apply an SSL certificate, get premium DNS, and Mcafee Secure virus protection (you’ll see it in the bottom right of the page). Wanted to increase the blog security and sustainability and...

2018 Goals

2018 Goals

2/18/18 So my goals for 2018 are smaller that 2017 but none the less intense. I currently working on the VCP6-NV study, after failing the exam last month by about 20 points. So I’m...

vExpert 2017

vExpert 2017

I know I’m kind of late with this, but better late than never. Been really busy with work, but I wanted to put this up on the blog. 🙂  

VCP6-DCV Passed

VCP6-DCV Passed

3/27/17 Well after a few months of studying and failing the exam the end of December I wanted to pass it this time, so I blew away my home-lab like 5 times and did...

Home-Lab grows to 10G!

Home-Lab grows to 10G!

Updated: 2/8/17 So over the weekend I was labbing as per normal and I’ve been running into contention issues with my network and I think my tested and true Cisco 3750G’s are finally meeting...

vExpert 2016 0

vExpert 2016

What is vExpert you might be asking yourself, and it’s a very valid question. It’s an offering from VMware to people that follow the VMware community and are supportive of the products they provide....