Time Management with Trello

I have been using Trello to manage my time, tasks and projects for several months now and it’s the most satisfied I’ve been with any particular tool to date. It’s simple. It’s easy. It’s generic enough to use for almost anything. Throughout my time using Trello, I’ve developed a framework to implement the processes that […]

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RDP Inception and Password Changes

A common pain point that seems to come up regularly among technical folks is how to change a Windows account password over an RDP connection. The correct answer is Control+Alt+End, right? Of course. However, this doesn’t work as you might expect when you’re lost in RDP “Inception“. RDP inception is when you’re multiple levels deep […]

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PowerShell Tips: Group AD Members & Non-expiring Passwords

Display (enabled) members of an AD group (recursively): Get-ADGroupMember "GROUP_NAME" -Recursive | Get-ADUser | Where-Object Enabled -EQ True | Sort -Property Name | Select Name,sAMAccountNameGet-ADGroupMember "GROUP_NAME" -Recursive | Get-ADUser | Where-Object Enabled -EQ True | Sort -Property Name | Select Name,sAMAccountName Display accounts with password set to never expire: Get-ADUser -Filter ‘PasswordNeverExpires -eq $true’ | […]

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VMware IP Hash Algorithm Calculator

Have you ever needed to determined the uplink port that a particular IP connection uses within your VMware vSphere environment when using IP hash load balancing algorithm, but were discouraged by the time investment required to manually do the math? Mike Da Costa describes the algorithm and troubleshooting techniques in detail in his blog post […]

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