Direct Broadcast Address (DBA)

With directed broadcast, all recipients are always addressed within the target network. A combination of the number of the target network and the setting of all host bits to 1 produces the broadcast address in this case. If the destination is not located in its own (sub-) network, a router forwards the data packet. Read More …

Renaming Active Directory Domain Name (Microsoft)

With long checklists, constraints and precautions, renaming a domain is not a simple undertaking, and the time required to complete Read More …

Setup NFS Server on Windows Server 2012

Setting up the server as the base operating system for the NFS server, we used a virtual machine with 2 Read More …

Methods for Hardening Virtual Machines (VMware)

The official vSphere Security Guide makes a number of recommendations around best practices for virtual machine security. There are also Read More …