Creating VLANs on a Juniper EX3300

Hello everyone here is an easy guide for creating Vlans on a Juniper EX3300. The hardware we used in this guide was a Juniper EX3300 with image version ex-3300-12.3R10.2. If you are like me and are use to using Cisco switches Juniper is a completely different beast. The below assumes you have already start cli. […]

The Great IPv6 Debate.. Is Over. Maybe?

With ARIN’s announcement on September 24th 2015, that their Free Pool of IPv4 addresses has officially been depleted, comes the end of an era. The end of the IPv4 vs IPv6 battles, the end of tip-toeing around the subject of deploying IPv6, the end of IPv4. Will the world now finally accept IPv6 into it’s […]

Install the EPEL and Remi Repositories on CentOS

In this mini article, I’m going to show you how to install the EPEL and Remi Repositories on CentOS. These repositories contain some useful tools and utilities, which can help improve your life as a Systems Administrator. They also contain updated versions of certain softwares, such as MariaDB and PHP.   Let;’s begin!   1. Install the […]

How To Manually Install WordPress 4.3.1 on CentOS 6.7

Installing WordPress on CentOS couldn’t be easier. We just need to make sure that Apache, MySQL, and PHP are installed and operational, then upload the WordPress files to the Apache VirtualHost directory.   If you need help setting up Apache, MySQL, and PHP please read through the following articles first, as I will be assuming […]

How to Flush the DNS Cache on Windows

Occasionally, you need to flush the DNS cache on Windows. This article will show you how to do that on Windows 98/NT/2000 and Windows XP, Windows 7 and Vista, Windows 8 and 8.1, and Windows 10.   1. Windows XP and Windows 98/NT/2000   Flushing the DNS cache on Windows XP couldn’t be easier. Simply […]

How to Install MariaDB 10 on CentOS 6.7

This article will show you how to install MariaDB 10 on CentOS 6.7.    I will be assuming that you DO NOT already have MySQL installed, and that you are installing MariaDB 10 on a freshly installed, stock CentOS 6.7 installation.   1. Add the Official MariaDB Yum Repository   First off, we need to […]

CentOS 7.1 Reference Guide

A number of changes were made in CentOS 7 that are fairly different from previous iterations. This page will attempt to identify and address the differences and how to deal with them. Differences include: Default XFS filesystem (need more research on XFS and Butter FS To fill out filesystem) ifconfig is gone setup is gone […]

Resetting root password on CentOS 7.1 / RHEL

This is article was written to make your life a bit easier now that CentOS 7.1 has changed a couple of things we were accustom to. This article assumes that you have direct access to your server either via KVM, IPMI or standing in front of your server plugged in directly.  You were brought here […]