Welcome to the site, my name is Jeff and I have been working in the IT field since the early 90's. Most of what I post here is related to work that I do for the various companies that I have worked for over the years. Please feel free to look around ask questions or post comments (if available).

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Recent Posts


  • Server Changes

    So I hopped services again, and it’s taken me a bit to get things up and running the way I want them to. The big difference now, I’m hosting my own services, so there was a learning curve for me to get things working properly. This site has been up for a while, but I’ve only recently gotten my subversion site online. The site that caused me the most trouble was my trac site. Turns out my issues had nothing to do with trac at all, but TMG 2010.

  • SCCM + Dell-ServiceTag = Headache

    Well, it’s been a long time since I’ve posted anything and this will most likely be the last post before I hop platforms, but since the resolution took nearly my whole morning I felt it was worthy a posting. As you know we’ve been rolling with System Center Configuration Manager for nearly two years now and while it doesn’t necessarily follow best practices, it’s been as stable as that product appears to be.

  • Supporting Ancient Hardware

    Today we’ll be working on some moldy oldies! I give you the SGI Indigo, and it’s successor the SGI Octane! Bow in front of their immense glory!

  • HOWTO: Setup IIS 7.5 to use IPv6

    I took the SANS 546 class today, and it got me thinking about setting up my server to respond to IPv6 hosts. Steps thus far are pretty straightforward:

  • Do you suffer from 'Premature Installation'?

    Or, “What’s in a name?”