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Bring your own equipment on AT&T Fiber

Just upgraded to AT&T Fiber today. I was skeptical after their U-VERSE marketing, but this is actual fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) service. From the central office, it hits a 64-port fiber hub not far from my house and one of those ports are mine. 😈 I’m not a huge fan of having to use someone else’s wireless […]

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Marvin – The Friendly AWS MFA Robot

When I started my new job in the fintech world, I knew security was going to be tight and paramount. I didn’t, however, realize how annoying security was going to be, too. One of the security measures we use for accessing AWS is multi-factor authentication via an authentication app. Accessing a site with it is […]

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Journey to Elara

My home infrastructure is lacking a powerful enough core server to run what I need. This is my journey to Elara. Present Situation Right now, my home server is an old custom-built server from back when I owned a MSP. It’s name is Worf and he’s served me well for the last few years, but […]

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Meet Europa, My Gaming PC

This was copied over from my old blog. I’ll hopefully be able to update it soon. As a streamer, one of the questions I get asked most frequently is “what are your PC specs?” and I never remember off the top of my head. For this build, I wanted a very clean looking setup so […]

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My Entrepreneurial Journey (So Far)

This was copied over from my old blog a few years ago. I hope to give a 2022 update soon. In the meantime, you can see what I’m doing now on my Projects page. Much to my mother’s dismay, I’ve been an entrepreneur since I was a kid. I put her through the wringer with […]