Anyconnect ‘issue’ with Hyper-V guests and Enhanced Sessions

I typically use VMs when connecting to customer environments. I do this so that the machine has nothing installed, is on a different network from my home network (I have a special network for secure guests), and also so that I can run my VPN client on it without effecting my other operations. The Problem … Continue reading Anyconnect ‘issue’ with Hyper-V guests and Enhanced Sessions

Automatically Updating the Edge Public IP in the Topology (home lab)

Having a fully functional Skype for Business home lab is tough. One of the difficulties is labbing an Edge server due to the certificate and public IP requirements. Most people end up skipping the Edge role altogether in their labs, but those who don't skip it end up needing to pay for at least one … Continue reading Automatically Updating the Edge Public IP in the Topology (home lab)

Ubiquiti SSH Error with MobaXterm

I ran into an odd issue when trying to SSH to a Ubiquiti Edgeswitch the other day. As soon as I tried to connect to the switch I would get Server sent disconnect message type 2 (protocol error): "Corrupted cipher" Fortunately this has a really quick fix. Just edit the session properties, go the SSH … Continue reading Ubiquiti SSH Error with MobaXterm

Getting started with AudioCodes IP Phone Manager Express

This post covers the initial setup of IP Phone Manager Express, an IP phone provisioning and configuration management platform from AudioCodes. It's a quick start guide for getting the utility up and running rather than covering the administration of devices. But by the end, you should understand how to install it and automatically provision your first AudioCodes phones. Phones … Continue reading Getting started with AudioCodes IP Phone Manager Express