Cisco 2500 WC and the General Motors MDI Device

  We have these vehicle diagnostic devices called MDIs. Service technicians use them to connect to vehicles and do remote diagnostics on them. They are connected to the wireless mesh and transmit the data back to a local pc somewhere in the network. A couple things: The wireless network needs to have BROADCAST enabled in […]


Activating Server Core 2008 R2

So, I’ve got my server core DC all up and running. Works like a champ, and I love the low overhead of the machine. Time to activate. Sander Berkouwer has a great write up over here that he wrote back in ’08. I’ll just put up the basics of activating using a CD key. Check […]


Server 2008 R2 Core as a Domain Controller

**EDIT** Turns out some of the commands were depreciated, so I updated the commands to reflect the current SP1 commands. So I thought it would be appropriate in our org with very little resources to get server 2008 r2 core up and running rather than a full windows install. It’s not only to get me […]