Bomgar Alternative SimpleHelp is awesome

I started 10 years ago as customer support for company in the Omaha Metro. Back then we used a hardware device by Network Streaming if I remember correctly. It was awesome, seriously the best remote support tool I'd used.In my opinion, it was awesome, and today is still one…

A history of sadness, or how I started selling 3CX.

I've been a  3CX user for a couple years for my day job now. I'm sysadmin for a small company in the Omaha Metro area. Back in the day we used an old Northstar Meridian phone system, and a couple T1's. I remember having to come in every morning and…

Installing Unifi Controller on Raspbian/Ubuntu

Configuring the Pi for SSH and Network is fairly easy. We bought some new Unifi gear, and I wanted to set up a Raspberry Pi to run the controller software.I use Linux on my desktop, so copying the image is pretty simple. Normally I just download the image, right…

Adopting Unifi Security Gateway

If you buy a Unifi Security gateway, out of the box the lan port is 192.168.1.1/24, which didn't work in my case as I wanted to configure the network interface on a different subnet.It's fairly easy to do from the command line:configure edit interfaces…

Install unrar on Fedora 29 or Centos 6-7

It's super easy to install unrar in Centos 6, 7, and Fedora I've included some of the primary operating systems below, for more options please see here Fedora 29: dnf install https://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/fedora/rpmfusion-free-release-29.noarch.rpm dnf install https://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-29.noarch.…