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Very impressive mate.

For never having any formal training in networking how did you know who to run cabling, setup thin clients and configure most of the hardware associated with the setup.

Most of the hardware/software you are using is not readily available to the masses which makes it even more impressive.

Any light you could shed on the topic would be most appreciated. Keep up the great work and best of luck with the server setup.
yeah the x64 linux server will be the challenging part.
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I have extensive experience with x64 linux. I set up the dedicated server for www.dsmtuners.com, www.speedtuners.com, etc. They are running flawlessly. I see no problems with this
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All I can add to this thread is a "Congratulations".

I love seeing people take the initiative and actually do something by making a good situation out of a bad situation.


And BTW.......what did you mean by "rent a geek" ?


EDIT:

Also, if you know how to use it, Linux makes a GREAT OS for a server.....I've only installed a few CentOS5 file servers into AD, but they are SO much more efficient than Server or SBS 2003. Hope it all works out for you
 
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All I can add to this thread is a "Congratulations".

I love seeing people take the initiative and actually do something by making a good situation out of a bad situation.


And BTW.......what did you mean by "rent a geek" ?


EDIT:

Also, if you know how to use it, Linux makes a GREAT OS for a server.....I've only installed a few CentOS5 file servers into AD, but they are SO much more efficient than Server or SBS 2003. Hope it all works out for you
You know. Those small IT firms that take contract installs and do on call IT support... you know... you krunk
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You know. Those small IT firms that take contract installs and do on call IT support... you know... you krunk
only you could pull this off
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You know. Those small IT firms that take contract installs and do on call IT support... you know... you krunk


Hey! I hate the likes of GeekSquad as much as the next networking guy who knows the difference between a switch and a hub

Plus, I'd like to think I offer much better service than the GeekSquad
 
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Very impressive mate.
Oh you have the avatar from the princess bride! I LOVE that movie!!
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Krunk,

Yeah, HatesFury pretty much described the rent-a-geek....

Also, yeah. I'm actually more comfortable in Linux than Windows, as you may guess from my signature...
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Hey! I hate the likes of GeekSquad as much as the next networking guy who knows the difference between a switch and a hub

Plus, I'd like to think I offer much better service than the GeekSquad
Krunk, I am not questioning your abilities or knowledge as I am sure you are the bomb as an IT consultant
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Krunk,

Yeah, HatesFury pretty much described the rent-a-geek....

Also, yeah. I'm actually more comfortable in Linux than Windows, as you may guess from my signature...
Didn't look at your sig, missed it, good for you. It was a learning curve for me learning how to properly setup Samba in an Active Directory environment...

So if you call "Private IT Consultants" "Rent-A-Geeks"....what do you refer to the likes of Fire Dog and Geek Squad? lol

Keep us posted, I am interested in the outcome
 
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