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Batch Programs: Making IT Automated.
Cyber Security: Setting up a rule on a Sophos XG firewall to allow only internal DNS forwarder resolution
Cyber Security: Setting up a syslog collector on a Sophos XG firewall
Cyber Security/Networking: How to setup a Mirror port on a Netgear M4300 for use with a SIEM device
Database fragmentation Percentage Query
Database re-indexing query
Desktop LAN Connection: develops the “(unauthenticated)” error
Equallogic Management: Mapping the SAN to a VM
Fully automated SQL Server Restore Script
Group Policy: Performance tweaks for 14% less memory usage
Home Lab 2.0: It’s evolved….
Home-Lab 3.0: Network evolved to a Spine/Leaf – VMware Upgraded to 6.5 – VMware vSAN Deployed – VMWare NSX Deployed (Shrunk Network footprint)
How to Check Local Group Policies Applied from Domain Controllers
How to Fix a Corrupt Profile in a Windows domain for a Server or Desktop
IPv6 General Transmit Failure bug
Microsoft SQL 2008 R2 won’t let you login after a server reboot…but why?
Microsoft: How to Fix Stubborn Windows Share issues
Networking: Cisco 3750 and Above – Enabling Src-Dst-IP for Etherchannel/LACP for VMware IP Hash
Networking: Cisco and Dell N-Series L3 EtherChannel
Networking: Deploying a iSCSI/vMotion Fabric for 1 and 10 GbE VMware Infrastructure
Networking: Setting up a 1 to 1 NAT with a WAN firewall rule on a Sonicwall
Networking: Setting up a HA/Heartbeat Sonicwall Cluster
Networking: Setting up a SSL-VPN on a Sonicwall
Networking: Setting up and Deploying a Spine/Leaf Network Topology vs a Traditional Tree Topology
Networking: Setting up LAG or MLAG groups on Netgear M4300 and M5300 switches
Networking: Setting up Multiple vLAN’s over a LACP-enabled VMware vDS (5.5 and up) with a Cisco 3750G/E Etherchannel
Networking: Setting up Multiple vLAN’s over a LACP-enabled VMware vSS with a Cisco 3750G/E Etherchannel
Networking: Update a Cisco IOS on a Router
Networking: Upgrading Cisco IOS on a Catalyst 3750G L3 Switch
Networking/Firewall: Blocking NetBIOS on a Sonicwall firewall to help mitigate WannaCry Malware
Outlook won’t allow you to send a attachment: here is a solution.
Restarting a Windows Printer Spooler Properly
Restoring a SQL database to another server from a SQL Backup
Setting up a Login Script for Acitve Directory from the Sysvol (NETLOGIN) folder
Setting up and Deploying a NetFlow Collector to Ubuntu 14.04 on a Raspberry PI 3
Setting up and Deploying a Windows Domain Controller to Ubuntu 14.04 on a Raspberry PI 3
Solitude: 25 days – The story that is “me”
SQL: Procedure sp_executesql: expects parameter ‘@statement’ of type ‘ntext/nchar/nvarchar’
vForum 2015 – November 3rd – NYC
Virus Removal Guide
VMUG NY/NJ 2015
VMware – NSX: Is LACP supported in NSX?
VMware Hardware Compatibility List
VMware vCenter: Physical or Virtual, you choose!
VMware vSAN: From Procuring the hardware, to Configuring the hardware, to Deploying vSAN, to Migrating VM’s in the Home-Lab (2 month weekend warrior project)
VMware vSAN: Making a Dell R610’s PERC 6/i support SSD’s for VMware’s vSAN
VMware: Converting Windows 2000 NT produces a “inaccessible_boot_device” error
VMware: Custom TCP/IP Stacks in VMware ESXi 6.0
VMware: ESXi 6.5 Standby uplink bug for enabling non-vDS multipathing in Web Client
VMware: Physical to Virtual Conversion – All I need to do is a P2V right?
VMware: Registry Tweaks to optimize VMXNET 3 Network Adapter
VMware: Setting Persistent Routes in a Windows PC/Server/VM that has Multiple Network Adapter’s for Multiple vLAN’s with Virtual Guest Mapping (VGT)
VMware: Setting up a Load-Balanced VMware 6.5 PSC Cluster
VMware: Setting up and Deploying a NetFlow Collector on a VMware vDS (5.5 and up)
VMware: Setting up the NSX manager from CLI
VMware: Setting up vLAN’s within a ESXi host for inter-vlan traffic for Virtual Switch Tagging (VST)
VMware: Snapshot’s can be good but are also bad if left unchecked.
VMware: Time, what is this about time?
VMware: vCSA Console won’t accept updated password, what do you do?
VMware: Windows Server defaults to APIPA address and won’t revert
Windows Domain Controller Operations Masters Placement and Verifying Windows Server “Operations Masters”
Windows Server/Desktop Performance Tweaks
Windows Updates: C:\ drive runs out of space, but why?
Windows Vista/7: Trust relationship between workstation and domain fails
Windows: Advanced TCP/IP Networking settings – Increasing performance of network traffic
Windows: DNS PowerShell Hackz
Windows: Enable/Disabled Server Core in Windows Server 2012
Windows: How to Seize FSMO Roles via PowerShell
Windows: Managing Volumes in Command Prompt and Power Shell
Windows: Nslookup returns a “UnKnown” Default Server
Windows: Password Policy for Terminal Services
Windows: Remote UAC issues with MMC
Windows: RepAdmin Commands to resolve Active Directory Replication issues
Windows: Server 2003 RDC error: “The RPC is unavailable”
Windows: Setting up Domain Configuration Services from Powershell
Windows: Setting up Network Settings, Change Hostname, Join a Domain, and enable Remote Access in Server Core in Server 2012
Windows: Terminal Services – Creating a Terminal Server Farm
Windows: Terminal Services – unexpected server authentication certificate error
Windows: Terminal Services GPO: Deploying Roaming Profiles, User Home Directory, and Session management
Windows: Using PowerShell to look up FSMO Roles
Windows: Windows Authentication Error when connection to Windows Server 2016 from Windows 7
Windows/Networking: Setting up a Public DNS Record that is mapped to a Public IP address and then NAT’d thru Sonicwall Firewall to Terminal Services
Windows/VMware: Producing a Visio Flowchart from VMware 5.5 and Higher thru Powershell 3.0 or PowerCLI 6.3 or higher
Windows/VMware: Tweaking a Windows Server (Physical or Virtual) to perform on a 10G network
Monthly Update: May 2015
VMware vExpert 2015!!!!
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