Monthly Archives: December 2014

2014 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,600 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it

Posted in Uncategorized

Configure Static NAT on a Cisco ASA

A common request is to enable external access to a web or mail server from the internet. The process is known as Static (one to one) NAT AKA Port Forwarding. This solution is for Cisco ASA’s running version 8.2 or

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in ASA, Cisco, Networking

Implement a new Front End on HAProxy

In some cases you may need to implement a new Front End in your load balancer config. For example, if you want to send traffic to a different set of backend nodes or you need to add a new SSL

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in HAProxy, Linux

View Members of a Dynamic Distribution Group in Exchange 2013

In Exchange 2010 there used to be a handy preview button which you could press┬áto see who is a member of a dynamic distribution group: In Exchange 2013 I can’t find a similar feature. On the TechNet site it says

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Exchange, PowerShell

How to do basic setup of cisco ASA 5505

Originally posted on Andrew's blog of things:
When you open the box containing your new ASA 5505 and plug in your console you will see the following: Type help or ‘?’ for a list of available commands. ciscoasa> Here…

Posted in Cisco, Networking, Uncategorized

Migrating a TFS project collection to another server

Originally posted on I learned it. I share it.:
Occasionally you may want to move your Team Foundation Server database to another server, because for example: You want to upgrade the underlying hardware or software infrastructure. You want to split…

Posted in Uncategorized

Give a Security Group access to a mailbox in Exchange 2013

Having recently deployed Exchange 2013, we discovered that you can no longer give a security group access to a mailbox using the Gui (Exchange Admin Center). As you can see this Test group is not available for selection in the

Tagged with:
Posted in Exchange