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Tracing an IP via Mac Address on Cisco Hardware

13 March, 2015

For any IT related company in ownership of IP space using Cisco hardware, it is usually good practice to assign specific subnets to clients in their own vlan, with IPv4 space becoming sparse this will usually be something as low as a /30 or even

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Day In The Life Of A Technical Support Team Member

26 February, 2015

I started working for VooServers on the 12th of January 2015 as a helpdesk analyst, even though I have only been here a short time, I’m finding it very interesting to say the least. For the most part my day-to-day tasks consist of analysing logs

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Benefits of OwnCloud to Business

18 February, 2015

Here at Vooservers we use OwnCloud as a simple way of uploading and storing files on a server for ease of distributing direct link downloads to our clients, but as we begin to explore OwnCloud in more detail we found there’s a lot more under

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Improving Email Spam Transparency & Why This Is Important to you as a Hosted ISP/ESP

10 February, 2015

As an Internet or Email Service Provider, one of your biggest tripping points will be spam output levels coupled with spam filtering efficiency at your outboard relays. High spam levels will lead to poor individual IP or network block reputation, something that could make or

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CodeBase: Nagios Plugin > LSI Hardware RAID Controller – Underlying Physical Disk S.M.A.R.T Monitoring

6 February, 2015

A simple and efficient way of grabbing the smart health of a scalable amount of disks on an LSI Hardware RAID Controller, exiting to Nagios statuses. We are providing the following code to be used as an information resource only. It is licensed under GNU

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CodeBase: Checking and managing Exim and PostFix Email queues

4 February, 2015

We are providing the following code to be used as an information resource only. It is licensed under GNU GPL. Any use of, or development of the resources provided is strictly unsupported and VooServers Ltd will not be liable for any loss of or damage

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