I am trying to create a network for my small business (20 employees) and I don’t know whether I should use a wired or wireless network. If I go with wired, how would I go about setting it up? What equipment would I need? If I went wireless, how would I set it up? What [...]
Answer Question | October 24, 2011 6:26 PM
Network Configuration, Network design, Network hardware, Wireless Network
How can we create an MMCconsole on Windows Server 2003 to display Active Directory, DNS and DHCP in the same console window which we can distribute to the it group?
Answer Question | June 9, 2011 7:07 PM
Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, MMC, Windows Server 2003
We have 6 file servers and 1 Active Directory server and 1 DHCP/DNS server on a 2003 active directory network. How can we consolidate these boxes using virtual servers cheaply and easily?
Answer Question | June 13, 2011 7:05 PM
Active Directory, Active Directory 2003, DHCP, DNS server, DNS Server Configuration, Virtual Server, Virtual Servers
I’ve been having latency issues with my ISP. Last month I assigned Google DNS servers. The next day no connection could be made and no result for ipconfig in cmd. I was able to restore my computer to an earlier date and viola, everything was ok. I’ve been experiencing morelatency issues and decided last night [...]
Answer Question | July 29, 2011 5:12 PM
DNS, DNS server, DNS Server Configuration, IP Address Allocation, System Restore
We have security concerns. How should we set up our Windows Server 2003 to be a FTP server with the least amount of risk? We need ftp but would like to lock it down as much as possible.
Answer Question | June 9, 2011 2:54 PM
FTP, FTP Server, Security policies, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 deployment, Windows Server 2003 security
Hi! I want to configure a Cisco Aironet 1200 Series Access Point to pass an IP address to a client computer, and not beeing very successful at it. How can I configure the AP to use my DHCP server to provide an IP address to the client computer? Any CLI step-by-step guide configuration to the [...]
Answer Question | June 9, 2011 10:24 AM
Aironet 1200, Cisco Aironet, Cisco Aironet 1200, DHCP server in Cisco Aironet, IP address
I currently have a network setup with 5 wired computers, running into a router, feeding from a computer with two NIC cards. NIC 1 – internet NIC 2 – Proxy server. I want to turn this exact setup into WIFI, however, I do not want the users to have to setup the proxy settings each [...]
Answer Question | June 9, 2011 5:29 AM
Dlink, NIC, Proxy server, Wifi, Wireless Network
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Answer Question | June 8, 2011 3:49 PM
AS/400, Business Intelligence, Channel, CIO, Contests, CRM, Database, DataCenter, Development, Exchange, Linux, Lotus Domino, Microsoft Windows, Mobile, Networking, Oracle, SAP, Scavenger Hunt, Security, SQL Server, Storage, Symantec Endpoint Protection 12, Virtualization, VoIP, Windows Server
I have a company workgroup were XP/7 PCs map back to a shared printer on a Win7 PC. The other PCs seem to be losing connection to the printer and get offline messages on regular bases. What should I check to fix this? I understand that each PC should have the same user account/password; I [...]
Answer Question | June 23, 2011 2:53 PM
Windows 7, Windows Workgroups and Networking, Workgroup, Workgroup printers
i work as a network assistant for a research lab in a large company. The research lab includes six computers for which central computing services have located the address space 172.16.1.0/29.i know plan to add 10 new computers to the research network.company policy states that each network is granted address space only according to itsneeds.which [...]
Answer Question | June 9, 2011 1:48 PM
IP address, IP Address Allocation, IP address assignment, IP address management, IPv4, IPv4 networks
Hi Anyone Please help.. I need to pull from the as400 via ftp a file onto the pc. I tried the following: I have run ftp on the run command entering both the logon and password. I have done a dir dir 227 Entering Passive Mode (10,44,164,2,119,23). 125 List started. QPGMR 122880 08/06/11 05:05:00 *FILE [...]
Answer Question | July 20, 2011 8:10 AM
AS/400 FTP, FTP, FTP Server, Run Commands
If we have 36 servers in 6 racks. What is the best KVM for access to at least 8 hosts at one time by 4 seperate users?
Answer Question | June 7, 2011 6:20 PM
KVM, Server Architectures, Server Hardware, Server Hosts, server rack
What does the option for bridge mode mean in DSL modem?
Answer Question | June 8, 2011 6:13 PM
Bridge Mode, DSL modems, Wireless Network, Wireless network management, Wireless networking
Has anyone had any luck connecting Androids to enterprise wifi? We use Cisco 4400 and MS Radius — don’t know whether the problem is with the device, the router or Radius — or all three.
Answer Question | June 9, 2011 4:42 PM
Android, Cisco, Cisco Router Performance, Cisco Routers, Radius Server, Wifi
I am trying to setup NTP on a Windows 2003 computer. when I run: net time /set \domaincontroller1 I got the following error message: “System Error 1314 has occurred a required privilege is not held by the client.” How can I resolve this?
Answer Question | June 8, 2011 4:27 PM
Domain Controller, NTP, NTP Configuration, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 error messages
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Answer Question | June 8, 2011 12:43 PM
AS/400, Business Intelligence, Channel, CIO, CRM, Database, DataCenter, Development, Exchange, Giveaways, IT Books, Linux, Lotus Domino, Microsoft Windows, Mobile, Networking, Oracle, SAP, Security, SQL Server, Storage, Virtualization, VoIP, Windows Server
We are replacing our hp procurve 4000m switches for some new technology. What would you recommend for a modern day version of these 4000Ms? They lasted 10+ years.
Answer Question | June 6, 2011 2:41 PM
HP ProCurve, HP switches, ProCurve Networking, ProCurve Switch 4000, Switches
Can we block users based on IP address from accessing our internal file server containing confidential material. Windows Server 2003 R2 standalone.
Answer Question | June 14, 2011 2:39 PM
File Server, File servers, IP address, IP Addresses, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2
How can I mount a USB drive in Ubuntu or RedHat for read and write access? We need to copy log files to the thumb drive.
Answer Question | June 7, 2011 2:27 PM
Log files, RedHat, Ubuntu, USB drive, USB ports
What prerequisites do I need to fulfill before deploying a VoIP solution on a existing gigabit network? We will have data going over the same line and we have a 100 mbit backbone.
Answer Question | June 29, 2011 2:25 PM
Gigabit network adapters, Network architecture, Network design, VoIP, VoIP network design