Posted in Hardware Network Attached Storage Synology Synology Cloud Storage Synology NAS

Synology NAS DS1515+ not restarting

Oh, Dear! After a power down while I did some electrics around the house, my Synology DS1515+ NAS Drive decided…

Posted in CloudStorage Network Attached Storage Synology Synology Cloud Storage Synology NAS

Synology DS1515+ 16GB Upgrade

You will see lots of videos and tutorials about how you upgrade your synology NAS to 16GB, by not only…

Posted in Cloud Distributions IT Linux Ubuntu 16.04 Unix

Ubuntu Remote Desktop Box

Install X-Windows apt install –no-install-recommends xubuntu-desktop This will take a few minutes. Once this is done install xrdp, which will…

Posted in Cloud Services Containerisation Docker Kubernetes

Suppliers of “Kubernetes as a Service” (KaaS)

Amazon EKS Microsoft Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) Platform 9 Managed Kubernetes Stratoscale Kubernetes as a Service

Posted in Azure Check Point Appliance Cloud Services

Things to remember if you have a cloud deployed checkpoint cluster

Admin passwd When you deploy a cluster in azure the “admin” passwd does not get set. You will need to…

Posted in Azure Cloud Services Linux SSH

Locked out of your Azure VM’s SSH

If you get locked out of your SSH client Log into the azure portal Navigate to the VM from…

Posted in AWS Azure Cloud Services

Cloud Features: Microsoft Azure vs Amazon Web Services

So what how to features compare between the two leading cloud providers? Microsoft Azure Amazon Web Services (AWS) Available Regions…

Posted in Azure

Which Azure NAT ip?

When you fire up a VM in Azure and don’t give it an external IP, you can still configure it…