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A New Switch for a New Day

A New Switch for a New Day

I am constantly on the hunt for new switches.  Between finding the right combination of power consumption, noise, and 10Gb, it seems like there is always something new on the horizon. In business,

Let's Play with Routing - Part 1

Let's Play with Routing - Part 1

In this series of posts, we'll be working through building a routing lab-within-a-lab featuring VyOS.  If you are unfamiliar with VyOS, you can read more about it here.Over the last few months,

Building a ZFS on Linux Fileserver

Building a ZFS on Linux Fileserver

After my recent migration back to ZFS on Linux, I decided to roll my own GUI for server reporting/management. Unfortunately, as referenced in the above linked post, I recently picked up some

RouterOS and Switching, finally managed

RouterOS and Switching, finally managed

I think anybody that's ever used a Mikrotik and RouterOS can probably agree. That tiny company from Latvia does things a bit... different. Since October of 2017, I've been fighting with RouterOS and