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vCenter 5.5 Upgrade with Windows Server 2012 R2 - Part 5 - Integrating vUM & Syslog

This is part 5 of the vCenter 5.1 to 5.5 Update 1c upgrade, detailing the installation of vSphere Update Manager and vSphere Syslog Collector for vCenter 5.5. 961 more words


The value of audit_trail=DB,EXTENDED

I was recently reading a blog entry by Dominic Brooks regarding auditing and I was intrigued by the line referring to the audit_trail parameter being set to DB, EXTENDED… 618 more words

11g New Features

pfSense - Unified Threat Management Home Lab Project

…on why pfSense makes a lot of Sense: pfsense.org

  • Go far beyond the consumer grade WiFi gateway that sits on the shelf, collects dust and runs outdated firmware.
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Syslog! - Let the units talk to you.

“Free Syslog Server
Collect, View and Archive Up to Five Sources

Need a simple way to collect, view and archive the syslog messages and SNMP traps from a small set of routers, computers or other devices?

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No action, sysadmin?

You may have in mind the character of the mythical sysadmin: alone in his office or cubicle, fire-fighting and pulled in all directions by users and managers alike, frustrated that he’s not given the opportunity to do things properly and, more than anything, longing for some help and free time to make his dream project come true. 536 more words


Monitoring Site-to-Site VPNs in ASA/PIX (Syslog)

Recently I’ve got a task of monitoring our site-to-site VPNs on some PIX firewalls (yeah, I know, we still use it in some locations). After a lot of researching I’ve found a working and quite decent solution for now. 322 more words


New home for my code, new release

During the past years I’ve published a few Perl modules of mine to CPAN. Nothing big, nothing special, just some small, simple modules that I published in the hope that they would be useful to more people than just me. 155 more words