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Load Balancing

Today I finally got to set up Load Balancing on my network. This makes the network more locked down and protected. The system consists of Kemp LoadMaster which divides the traffic on my network to all my servers and services. You can read more about Kemp at https://kemptechnologies.com/

New uptime monitor

I recently set up an uptime system to keep track of mine, and others’ systems. The system uses Uptime Kuma, which you can find here: https://github.com/louislam/uptime-kuma I currently have 2 systems running, one running on the same server as this website, and one on a dedicated server. I monitor all the servers I am currently …

Upgraded my network speed

I recently upgraded my network speed to 1250 Mbps down / 50 Mbps up. This makes it easier to run servers at home and offer services. Even though my network is 1250 Mbps down, I can not use more than close to 1 Gbps, because that’s what my switch and all computers can handle. It …

Testing out: UGREEN Dual Bay HDD/SSD Array Box

I recently wrote a post about the UGREEN Dual Bay HDD / SSD Array Box, which I ordered from Banggood. You can read more about this here: https://akseltelle.com/2021/07/14/dual-bay-hdd-ssd-array-box/. The package arrived today and I have tested it out. I have placed 2 1 TB SSDs in the hard drive box, one from Samsung and one …

BlitzWolf® Fingerprint Padlock

I recently bought a product I never thought I would buy. A Fingerprint Padlock. I have been considering buying one for a couple of years now, and opting to buy one after watching a couple of YouTube videos about them. The padlock I chose to buy was a “BlitzWolf® BW-FL1 Smart Fingerprint Padlock”. This is …

Dual Bay HDD/SSD Array Box

I just ordered a Dual Bay HDD / SSD Array Box from Banggood called “UGREEN CM381 Dual Bay 2.5″ SATA 3.0 Hard Drive Array Box” This is a Hard Disk box that allows you to install 2 Hard Drives or SSDs, and configure them in a RAID, which reminds me a bit of the LaCie …

New domain, new server

I have registered the domain “akseltelle.com”, and will use this domain from now on. My blog has been moved from my home network to DigitalOcean. All blog posts have been moved over.