My Home Network

With working from home during 2020 I wanted to invest in ensuring my home network is resilient, reliable and has inherent upgradability.  Below is the current state of my home network.  I’ll update this over time as I add, upgrade or change hardware. The Hardware The cabinet fans are quite loud and since I have this unit currently in the More…

Setting up Outlook with local Autodiscover

The Problem Ideally the modern Outlook setup process uses a DNS CNAME for autodiscover.outlook.com. Due to changes, out of the hands of my web hosting provider (due to cPanel updates), my DNS record started to produce re-directs, preventing automated setup. My hosting provider was informative, helpful and accommodating but unfortunately not able to address a cPanel bug (feature?) that might More…