2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,600 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 27 trips to carry that...

Configure Static NAT on a Cisco ASA

A common request is to enable external access to a web or mail server from the internet. The process is known as Static (one to one) NAT AKA Port Forwarding. This solution is for Cisco ASA’s running version 8.2 or lower. If you have 8.3 or higher you can check...

Implement a new Front End on HAProxy

In some cases you may need to implement a new Front End in your load balancer config. For example, if you want to send traffic to a different set of backend nodes or you need to add a new SSL certificate. You will need one frontend per SSL certificate. To create a new...