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Rebuilding Virtual Lab

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I am right now rebuilding my virtual lab to start doing some new testing. Took some time off to get a clear head and fresh start to the new year. So stay tun...

Back to Sophos/Astaro

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Well after a few months of running my own rolled version of a UTM using Ubuntu I have officially gone back to Sophos/Astaro for the time being.  There are se...

NexentaStor 4 Beta

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I just downloaded and installed the NexentaStor 4 Beta which is based on illumos.  Definitely looking forward to this new release in the near future. Just a ...

Old School Monday

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Going through some old vm’s I have built over the years and came across this one. :)

Deploying VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.1

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In this guide we will be deploying the VMware vCenter Server Appliance. You can get this from the downloads at I will also be deploying this in V...