Date: July 24, 2009
…the customer determined “unofficially” from a friendly insider at the ISP that they may be throttling their bandwidth due to BitTorrent traffic. A BitTorrent client was discovered in use by an employee at that location. After the BitTorrent client was stopped, the bandwidth resumed to normal levels.
… how do you determine if your traffic is being throttled by your ISP?
Date: June 24, 2009
I saw this article today: Top Indian CEO: Most American Grads Are ‘Unemployable’ Vineet Nayar, the CEO of HCL Technologies, one of India’s biggest IT services vendors, states that American IT graduates are focused on making top dollar, but are not willing to learn the basic principles and methodologies that are used to manage IT … Read More
Date: June 23, 2009
Ok, sorry for the delay, but I want to dive right in. Let’s break down the steps from part 1: 1 – Configure NTP time source for PDC domain contoller For this step, you want to configure the PDC to check in with a reliable Internet time server. A couple of ones that I prefer … Read More
Date: June 22, 2009
I’ve noticed my attention span dwindling over the last couple of years. I think this is mostly due to the amount of time I spend surfing the web, not to mention the amount of content (Facebook, Hulu, etc.) has been made available online at a rapidly expanding rate. What drains your attention the most?
Date: May 20, 2009
Having had previous experience with journal_wrap errors and performing nonauthoritative restores, I proceeded to ignore the information from the error above and
Date: May 5, 2009
Time synchronization is so important and necessary that we tend to take it for granted and never give it much thought. There are many problems and symptoms that can arise from systems that are out of sync. To the untrained eye, these problems can be difficult to diagnose and correct.