Basic switch configuration

When I first plugged this bad boy in, the two fans in the case were loud as hell and it was already preconfigured for someone else's setup. Because this setup is in my bedroom, I replaced the fans with quieter ones and I had to purchase a serial to usb adapter in order to perform the basic setup configurations.

Port mirroring for Security Onion sniffer interface

When I get around to it, I will also be replacing another piece of hardware I currently use for port mirroring and migrating that connection to this switch. Port mirroring allows for packet sniffing as part of the Security Onion setup I'm developing.

*To be continued...

jahrik

jahrik

Self-taught. multilingual programmer working in DevOps automating Linux server administration and deployment with the use of tools like Chef, Ansible, and Docker Swarm.

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