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


  • DSC Part 2

    In my previous article I talked about Desired State Configuration in a more or less generic way. I provided a sample Configuration that installed the basic services needed for a web server. This Configuration could be applied locally and once applied you could manage it manually as needed.

  • DSC Part 1

    Desired State Configuration is a new feature of PowerShell 4.0 that is included out of the box with Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2. This feature can be loaded on down-level clients by installing the Windows Management Framework 4.0.

  • Setspn.exe Wrapper

    It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything, so I thought I would post about setspn, because you know, it’s so awesome right?

  • Hyper-V Server 2012 Cluster with Powershell Deployment Toolkit

    I recently came across a lovely show on Channel 9. It talks about setting up a simple Hyper-V Server 2012 cluster for use in a lab or test environment or whatever. I won’t go over the details, watch the show, it’s great! In addition to that I had come across an article on the Building Clouds Blog, about the PowerShell Deployment Toolkit. So over Memorial Day weekend I decided to stand up my cluster and spin up a test environment similar to what I use at work.

  • Windows Server 2012 Single Node Cluster

    So this posting is a re-hash of a post that I did over a year ago when Windows 2012 was still Windows Server 8.