Another Client Unified

I REALLY like the Unifi line by Ubiquity.  For the vast majority of small business needs it has everything you need without the high price tag of Meraki/Cisco and other vendors.  This is a very long time client who has a local accounting business.  For the longest...

The Reason ETC Maryland Chose Virtualmin

It took a long time for me to settle on a control panel for all of the ETC Maryland hosting offers.  There are the big ones like Cpanel, Plesk and others.  I saw their pricing and I also trialed them on the servers I was going to start my hosting business on.  They...

Upcoming Hosting Changes

Over the next year ETC Maryland going to be consolidating the web farm.  While the older Intel machines might be a good value, the continuing security issues that are being found is beginning to take it’s toll.  The performance decrease from the various security...

New Firewall Project

Unifi is a great networking system.  For less than a quarter of the price you can do most things with it that Meraki can…but no subscriptions.  The gear mostly just works and it is very easy to setup.  The Unifi firewalls do have some serious shortcomings:...

Time to Leave Gsuite

it’s been 10+ years with me on the Gsuite platform…but today I had something that pushed me over the edge.  I have had a Gsuite account for more than 10 years.  That account has my life on it and my phones now know me very well.  All of that..the apps, the...