5 09, 2018

OCS Inventory NG 2.5 install guide on Debian Stretch with SSL and Deployment

By |2018-11-26T10:53:33+01:00September 5th, 2018|Linux, OCS Inventory NG, Windows 10|16 Comments

Hello again, it's been a while since my last guide for OCS Inventory NG but since OCS Inventory team released version 2.5 I decided to update my guide, well rewrite it from the scratch, actually so we can enjoy the new version! What will be needed: Access to the Internet - yes, that's obvious, but [...]

6 03, 2017

OCS Inventory NG 2.3 Complete install guide on Debian 8.7 Jessie

By |2018-11-02T14:47:08+01:00March 6th, 2017|How-To's, OCS Inventory NG|77 Comments

OCS Inventory NG 2.3 Complete installation guide on Debian with SSL and working deployment feature. After completing this guide you will have fully working OCS Inventory NG server. Building OCS Agent install is also covered, so you will be able to deploy it straight away!

18 05, 2016

How to update OCS-NG Inventory agent for Windows to 2.1.1.3

By |2016-12-22T21:35:09+01:00May 18th, 2016|OCS Inventory NG|5 Comments

Quick guide about upgrading ocs agent for Windows to newest version. This is tested in medium scale environment and working good. There are few catches in the update process so please read it carefully

22 04, 2016

OCS-NG 2.2 server complete install guide on Debian Jessie 8.4

By |2018-11-02T14:47:59+01:00April 22nd, 2016|How-To's, OCS Inventory NG|52 Comments

  New and updated version for Debian Stretch and OCS Inventory NG server 2.5 can be found here!   In our previous part we have successfully installed an RC version of OCS-NG server. Now it's time to install a stable version of 2.2. There isn't much many differences between installation of the RC1 and Stable, thus [...]

1 04, 2016

Installing Microsoft Exchange 2013 on Windows 2012R2

By |2016-12-22T21:35:10+01:00April 1st, 2016|Exchange, How-To's, Microsoft|0 Comments

Microsoft Exchang 2013 installation guide on Windows 2012 r2. I deploy two Mailbox servers as well as two Client-Access-Servers. All running on four Windows 2012r servers from which two of them are acting as Active Directory domain controllers. This is first part of the series, later on I will try bo build a CAS HA as well as Mailbox Database availability group. Stay tuned!

26 11, 2015

Monitoring Windows hosts and services with Nagios Core

By |2016-12-22T21:35:10+01:00November 26th, 2015|Nagios Core, Uncategorized|2 Comments

After successful installation of Nagios Core we can start to monitor various hosts and services. Overview of what can be done is below. Full specs of Nagios Core features can be found here. Table of contents: Nagios features overview Overview of this guide Nagios tasks that will be accomplished Monitoring Summary

23 11, 2015

Nagios Core installation guide on Debian 8.x (Jessie)

By |2016-12-22T21:35:10+01:00November 23rd, 2015|How-To's, Nagios Core|42 Comments

Nagios Core serves as the basic event scheduler, event processor, and alert manager for elements that are monitored. It features several APIs that are used to extend its capabilities to perform additional tasks, is implemented as a daemon written in C for performance reasons, & is designed to run natively on Linux/*nix systems. More information [...]

29 10, 2015

OCS-NG 2.2RC1 server – enable SSL for management and deployment

By |2018-11-02T14:48:59+01:00October 29th, 2015|How-To's, OCS Inventory NG|26 Comments

New and updated version for Debian Stretch and OCS Inventory NG server 2.5 can be found here! Introduction In our first part we have sucessfuly installed and performed basic configuration of OCS-NG 2.2RC1 server. It all works well. We are able to start managing computers and their inventory. Like in first part of series we [...]

21 10, 2015

OCS-NG 2.2RC1 server – complete install and configuration with LDAP

By |2018-11-02T14:46:28+01:00October 21st, 2015|How-To's, OCS Inventory NG|20 Comments

New and updated version for Debian Stretch and OCS Inventory NG server 2.5 can be found here!     In this easy tutorial we will install and configure OCS-NG Server. If you want to know what OCS-NG is, please read below and visit product site. Table of contents: What is OCS-NG Requirements for this tutorial [...]

11 08, 2015

How to switch from IDE to AHCI mode in Windows 7

By |2016-12-22T21:35:10+01:00August 11th, 2015|Errors and fixes, How-To's, Windows 7|0 Comments

Recently I received a notebook that once didn't load Windows, USB stick (bootable) - at all. The first thing was to enable booting. The problem occurred after reset of the BIOS. I assumed the CMOS battery has depleted. Generally, no big deal. Switch off UEFI boot option and enable legacy instead. After booting, however a [...]