Why Just Turning on the Elastix Firewall Is Not Enough?

Since the early versions of Elastix, several security issues have been reported. Although, a lot of users and novice administrators are unaware and thus do not fix up this problem in corporate environments. In the early versions of Elastix there were default passwords...

The Basics of Troubleshooting – Part 1 – Ping

This is the third blog post in my series called Interviewing for an IT Job. If you have not read the series announcement and my previous posts, please do so.   Index of Related Posts: 1. Interviewing for an IT Job 2. What You Need to Know When Interviewing For a...

Initial Configuration of a Brocade 200E Fiber Switch

A couple of days ago, one of the fiber switches I manage, went belly up to the point I could smell smoke coming out of it. Nothing happened to our SAN environment, as part of my design is a fully redundant environment using 4 Brocades, which create 4 different paths...