Creating a series taxonomy in Hugo

Creating a series taxonomy in Hugo

I like the concept of blog post series β€” a large topic or project, broken up in smaller pieces. Easier to write, easier to read.

Here is how I implemented a series taxonomy in Hugo πŸ‘‡

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Replacing Unifi switches with MikroTik

Replacing Unifi switches with MikroTik

The last month or so I’ve been replacing my Ubiquity Unifi switches. It’s part of a complete network rebuild β€” more posts will follow…

Four years ago; when I first got into the Unifi system, I loved the single pane of glass admin interface. But now I feel that the interface is too glossed over, prioritizing looks over function. The new Unifi controller UI is just terrible…

I like networking, it’s one of my hobbies. I want VLANs to be named VLANs, not network isolation.

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Update Lenovo BIOS with a bootable USB stick

Update Lenovo BIOS with a bootable USB stick

I recently purchased a used Lenovo Thinkstation E32 computer. I always update the BIOS when I get a new machine β€” here is how to do it using a bootable USB stick. No Windows required.

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Getting started with EVE-NG

Getting started with EVE-NG

I’ve been familiarizing myself with MikroTik equipment recently, especially RouterOS β€” in a quest to learn and understand more about networking.

During that process I found the YouTube channel The Network Berg, which have been tremendously helpful. I noticed that he used EVE-NG for all his demos and tutorials. It’s a tool to emulate a virtual network environment.

So I set up my own EVE-NG server, here is how πŸ‘‡

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URL redirection with AWS Lambda@Edge

URL redirection with AWS Lambda@Edge

I recently (finally) finished moving all articles from my old wiki β€” to this blog. Once that was done I needed to forward all URLs to their new location.

My site is hosted with AWS CloudFront, so I made a simple redirect function and deployed it to AWS Lambda@Edge.

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