Computers

  • Proxmox cluster home lab

    Proxmox Cluster for Home Lab: Do you need one?

    As you get into a home lab, running a virtualization host is the route most take to start experimenting with different technologies, and even using nested virtualization to test out hypervisors and other technologies. As you start self-hosting various services,…

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    VMware vRealize Network Insight vRNI Assessment

    VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) clarifies network flows in and out of your virtual environment and how this network traffic intersects your physical infrastructure. With VMware vRNI, you have a solution that allows gathering the information needed for effectively deploying…

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    How to protect your passwords after breaches

    Passwords are quickly becoming one of the most dangerous areas of securing your environment. Organizations go through much time, effort, and expense to implement security solutions to protect business-critical data, and yet, users in your organization may be using risky…

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    VMware vSphere 7 Update 1 vSAN 7 Update 1 VCF 4.1 Announced New Features

    Short on the heels of the vSphere 7 release earlier this year back in March, today, VMware has made waves with some very big announcements across the portfolio of products. There are many announcements made today including VMware vSphere 7…

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    NTP Error Upgrading vCenter Server VCSA 6.7 to 7.0

    I have been running VMware vSphere 7 in my nested environments for some time now. So, as of recently, I had decided to go ahead and get my production physical hosts in the home lab updated to vSphere 7 as…

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    Ubiquiti Unifi RADIUS Authentication Configuration

    Do you have a Ubiquiti Unifi wireless system setup for wireless access? Ubiquiti offers really great “enterprisey” products for the price that are very fully featured. I like the Unifi products for providing fully featured wireless configurations both at home…

  • Keep-Track-of-IP-Addresses-Automatically-with-GestioIP

    Keep Track of IP Addresses Automatically with GestioIP

    I have been testing different IPAMs for use in the home lab as of late and seeing what I like about them and what I don’t. I am doing this to try to settle on the best IPAM solution for…

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    Veeam Backup and Replication Update 4b Released New Features

    Not too long ago, Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 4 was released with massive new features and capabilities, including the new Cloud Tier capability. After the release of Update 4, Update 4a was released a short while ago. Just…

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    VMware Horizon 7.9 Released with New Features

    Just a few days ago now, VMware released VMware Horizon version 7.9 to the masses with many new improvements to their premier Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solution. There are enhancements all the way across the landscape of functionality including Connection…

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    Manage Storage Spaces Direct with Windows Admin Center

    If you are running Windows Server Storage Spaces Direct, the premier management tool for S2D is Windows Admin Center. Have you gotten familiar with Windows Admin Center as of yet? Do yourself a favor and be familiarizing yourself with the…