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Introduction To And Review of NextDNS.IO

The last few years, the concern about secure internet browsing, as well as, privacy have become a pretty big concern for most people I know.  I am pretty sure at this point most websites we use are secure with SSL, if they are not something is truly wrong.  However, for …

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So Your House Got Struck By Lightning, Now What?

Saturday July 20th, approximately 1:33pm, it was raining, a storm cell was going through like one has 100 times since I move to Tennessee.  I was alone and I heard couple good thunder boomers off in the distance, but I went on about my business.  Julie was out grocery shopping …

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Could Have, Should Have, Would Have….

Some days you wake up and wonder ‘What If..?”  For whatever reason today was that day.  I woke up thinking about what would be different if I did this, or made that decision instead.  I pledged a long time ago to myself never to day “Should’ve, Could’ve, Would’ve”, but as …

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One Man’s View Of IT Burnout

There has been a lot of threads in recent years about “IT Burnout” amongst people in the technology circles.  Until recently, I guess I never really put much thought into it.  You know, you wake up, workout, shower, sit down at your computer by 08:00 or sooner, and generally you …

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How To Configure NSX IPSEC VPN With AWS, Azure, and GCP

The last few weeks I have been putting together a new lab for my team at Cohesity to use for live demos.  Part of the overall design was to allow for VPN connections to the various clouds that Cohesity supports so we can demonstrate real world use cases with Cloud …

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How To Deploy the Cohesity Azure Cloud Edition

Not only am I still new to Cohesity, but I’ve honestly never even touched Microsoft Azure until this week.  As Jon Hildebrand and I have been preparing a live demo environment for Microsoft Ignite, we decided we needed to build a Cohesity Azure Cloud Edition.  What I wanted to do …

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My ActualTech Media Cohesity VMworld 2018 Interview

Once again I was in attendance at VMworld 2018, this year working for Cohesity.  I had the chance to get together with long time friend David Davis from ActualTech Media.  I may have been losing my voice a bit by the time we did the interview, and was possibly rambling.  …

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