The musings of an IT Consultant:



May 31, 2012  4:05 AM

Shaw’s new WiFi network

Posted by: Raj Perumal
network, Shaw EXO, WiFi

Hi folks! So if you're a Shaw customer up here in Canada, there is some good news for you. Shaw has created a WiFi network to blanket the city that all Shaw customers can take advantage of. The best part is, that you can take advantage of the network in other cities that support it as...

April 30, 2011  10:04 PM

Hubs, seriously?

Posted by: Raj Perumal
gigabit, hubs, network, switch, upgrade

Hi folks! So in this day and age gigabit is considered pretty normal. Gigabit switches are cheap and 100 Mb switches are considered old news. So it's funny when people run across old environments with 10 Mb hubs kicking around. Now that's ancient! It's amazing to see that people will spend a ton...

March 31, 2010  10:50 PM

Standards and different vendors

Posted by: Raj Perumal
network, routing and switching, standardization, vendors

Hi there, so if you're from the world of routing and switching you've probably run into this before. Dueling vendors in the same data center for network equipment. So everything supports the same standards but for some reason you can't get different network equipment to play nice? Welcome to the...

October 11, 2008  7:01 PM

Time to legitimize my Cisco knowledge…

Posted by: Raj Perumal
640-802, CCNA, CCNA exam, Cisco, network, networking knowledge, routing and switching

So I used to work with Cisco products many years ago. I find myself heading back that way as of late but I have no certifications to show for it. I never really had the time due to all the other certifications I was pursuing. Now I've decided that it's a good time for me to pursue it and make...


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