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Chef - Transitioning from Puppet

Although I haven’t administered a full enterprise Puppet deployment, I do have some experience with it - both in the masterless configuration and with Puppet...

The lab lives again!

After moving from Rochester, NY to Missouri, I’m happy to report everything has made it to Missouri intact and in working condition! Some quick lessons for m...

PostgreSQL + PowerShell

I’ve been absent for quite a while. The home lab automation has taken a back seat to unpacking and setting up IKEA flat-pack furniture.

Micro Update

I have been super busy over the past week and unable to do my usual somewhat extensive updates. So I give you the first (of hopefully not many) Micro Updates!

Puppet & OpenSUSE

I’ve been using the Zabbix Appliance to handle monitoring/graphing of my home lab’s resources to much success, but after recently expanding my Puppet Enterpr...