Category: Tech Tips

The Linux Utility Knife

I have used Linux operating systems for about 15 years in various distributions, for various purposes. Somewhere around 2011 I started using Linux as my primary desktop OS, and I…

Cisco Live 2017 – Prepare Like A Pro!

There’s only a couple of weeks remaining before Cisco Live 2017 #CLUS, once again hosted in beautiful Las Vegas, Nevada! ┬áHere are some things to know before you go! Dates:…

Automatically launching Java Web Start applets on Mac

It’s no secret that there have been some issues within the last few years between the folks at Apple, and the folks at Oracle, who now own the rights to…

Meraki – “Low Power Mode”

As the Meraki product line gets more engrained into enterprise networks its going to touch Cisco switching that uses the proprietary CDP (Cisco Discovery Protocol) layer 2 broadcast identification protocol….

Meraki Systems Manager Agent – Windows 7 Installation Failures

In some cases it appears that when attempting to install the Meraki Systems Manager Agent (MerakiPCCAgent.msi) in Windows people have experienced the following error: There is a problem with this…