Enabling host-only adapter for VirtualBox 5.2.x on Mac OS X Creating a host-only adapter Open VirtualBox and click on “File > Host Network Manager” on the Menu Bar (Or press “Command” + “W” ) Click on the “Create” button in the Host Network Manager window - This … [Read more...] about How to enable host only adapter for VirtualBox on Mac OS X
We will be configuring Ubuntu 16.04 LTS using VirtualBox to set up two Network interfaces. 1) NAT 2) Host-only Adapter The NAT one will provide internet access to the virtual machine and the Host-only Adapter will provide us with SSH support from our ssh … [Read more...] about How To Configure Static IP address on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS using VirtualBox
Creating a digital empire is not easy, let's say that their is 40 domain names that are under the umbrella of your consulting firm. No problem right? just jump unto google business and pay the $5 dollars per domain. Although this solution works, and it's the most … [Read more...] about How to redirect your domain emails to gmail for FREE (Digital Ocean, PostFix, DNS Setup)
Why even bother with Linux? Whenever working on a client to server architecture it is always good practice ( in my opinion) to test and implement virtual environments of the actual production of the software project being deployed. In this blog post, I will be … [Read more...] about How to setup a LAMP stack using ubuntu server
What why math? well let me tell you why math and exponents, plenty of people have issues with exponents and not to mention when you bring in imaginary numbers and logarithms. But back to the subject of networking this subject is simple enough it goes as … [Read more...] about What are the power of 2?
This can a be a tricky questions to answer, but this is my best answer that i can com up with. A dynamic Internet protocol address is a temporary number (can not stress this enough) assigned to your computer by your service provider or ISP. This number or "address" … [Read more...] about What does dynamic IP address mean?
Follow this simple steps to have a smooth transaction when starting a network from scratch. Gather the information about the network Develop a physical network layout (switches routers etc) Develop a network hardware list (What type of router switches will … [Read more...] about Action plan to deploying a network.
One of the best features that syslogd can provide for system administrators, is the ability to receive messages whenever something interesting is happening in the network. But like with any good thing certain limits have to be applied. The wonderful part about this … [Read more...] about Getting the best use out of Syslogd logs
If everything and i mean everything is just not working in your network you might wan to give syslogd a try, come again what in the world is syslogd? this is a perfect valid question well the meaning of it is "Sysklogd provides two system utilities which provide … [Read more...] about What to do when SNMP fails?
Setting up SNMP on a cisco device Start SNMP service on router, no command is needed for this Create a CAC (community access control) for SNMP (simple Network Management Protocol) This will give public read-only access. snmp-server community public … [Read more...] about How to Configure SNMP on a cisco device?