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

  • 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?”

  • Preparing to upgrade DC's to Windows Server 2008 R2

    We decided it was time to move to R2 on the domain controllers, while we’re at it we also moved up to Windows 2008 Functional. Sadly we can’t go to 2008r2 functional until our last 2008 DC goes out of warranty, in 2014! Oh well, maybe something will happen to it…