It was time to clean

The 3 or so people who actually peruse this site probably wouldn’t even notice it if I didn’t say anything, but I did some minor cleanup and reorg to the site this morning.  Mainly,...

Nagios XI out of the box review

As I eluded to yesterday, I was finally able to get a good install of Nagios XI running on a VM within my “enterprise” (ha).  I’ve been playing around with it a little bit...

Network monitoring system attempt #2

Earlier this year, I made an attempt to eval a network monitoring system (NMS); it lasted all of about 10 minutes once I realized that the software I was attempting to eval had to...

Merry Christmas!!

Just a short, quick entry to wish everyone an absolutely wonderful Christmas!! Remember the reason for the season, and that surrounding ourselves with friends, family, and others who care about us is worth so much...

The movie I didn’t want to watch

So, I don’t remember what year it was, but I was at least 15 years old because my bedroom had been moved to the basement.  I’m gonna go with somewhere between 15-18. Anyway, I’m...

Chrome extensions I have to have!

I’m a big user of Google Chrome, and have been for years.  In my professional life I also use Firefox, but when I’m home, Chrome is the de facto standard browser. As with most...