Tag: Networking

Homelab Rebuild – Part 1 – Intro

Homelab Rebuild For the last year and a half, I have been all about consolidating my gear. I got into this funk where I absolutely wanted nothing to do with enterprise equipment in my home. I wanted to go home and just be home. However, that attitude has sacrificed a lot of my personal learning …

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Create Service Groups in Nagios

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Create Service Groups in Nagios Creating service groups in Nagios Core is a pretty easy task. Service Groups allows you to see the status of like services for multiple hosts. If you have numerous hosts or network devices reporting in to Nagios, this is a fantastic feature. There are a couple of ways to create …

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Add MIB Files to Ubuntu

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Adding MIB files to Ubuntu Manually This tutorial will cover manually adding MIB, Management Information Base, files to Ubuntu. Specifically, Dell and Ubiquiti MIBs. You can acquire the Ubiquiti MIBs here: Ubiquiti MIBs Ubiquiti UniFi MIBs Dell Switch MIBs are included within the firmware when you download it from Dell. This process should work for …

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Installing Untangle on Hyper-V

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Background Over the years I have had numerous different types of firewalls and UTMs in my home lab. For a while, I ran an ASA, then migrated to pfSense and soon after that I went over the a Ubiquiti USG-Pro. Looking for my next challenge, I stumbled across Untangle. Although I had heard of Untangle …

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CentOS 7 Minimal Installation on Hyper-V

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CentOS Minimal Installation Tutorial This tutorial will show you how to install CentOS minimal on a Hyper-V virtual machine. We will also focus on getting network connectivity. Before we begin this tutorial, please head over to centos.org and grab a copy of the latest ISO of CentOS Minimal, link below. Download Centos Creating the virtual …

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Unifi and NanoStation VLAN Configuration

Unifi and NanoStation VLAN Configuration Background This is a tutorial on how to configure a VLAN on a Ubiquiti Unifi Controller and switch. We will also go over how to use the second ethernet port on a Ubiquti NanoStation on a different VLAN for use with a Ubiquiti Security Camera. I have a rather long …

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