How to configure your DD-WRT Wireguard VPN

This post covers how to configure your DD-WRT router Wireguard VPN.There are a number of options for connecting remotely to a router and the DD-WRT OS is no different. I’ve covered connecting using OpenVPN in another blog post and while they also support PPTP it’s considered insecure these days so the only real options areRead More

The Portable Rackmount Laptop Tray – and why as a network engineer, you need one

If you’ve ever found yourself next to a datacentre rack cradling a 3-kilo laptop in one arm while typing away with the other, then the portable rackmount laptop tray, a network engineer’s must-have accessory could be just the thing for you. If you’ve ever been at the top of a ladder in the middle ofRead More

Connecting a home network to the Internet

In this blog, we’re going to cover connections to the Internet, or how to connect a home network to the Internet. Now there are a number of different ways to connect your home network to the Internet but all of them require connecting through a provider network of some sort. Most home or small businessRead More

How to script interface configurations for Live Raizo

In this blog, I’m going to cover how to script interface configurations for a Virtual Machine that’s booting from a “Live” iso image. In this case, it’s a Live Raizo iso image. In some of my earlier blogs, I’ve covered how to create a Live Raizo Virtual Machine with persistence using VirtualBox, and then configuringRead More