Moving Zimbra 8.0.9 to Zimbra 8.6 on a new server

Moving Zimbra 8.0.9 to Zimbra 8.6 on a new server

Disclaimer: I have the NETWORK/pro version but chose not to use the backups. This method should work with both the free and paid version as a result.  We perform offsite backups and use tar to handle the sparse 80GB ldap file.  This can run hot without the

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Moving Zimbra 8.6 to Zimbra 8.7.1 on a new server

Moving Zimbra 8.6 to Zimbra 8.7.1 on a new server

Disclaimer: I have the NETWORK/PRO version but chose not to use the backups. This method should work with both the free and paid version as a result. I have used a variation of this for every update since version version 7. We perform offsite backups

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Web Browser Security for the Layman

We hear that the connection between our browser and a website like amazon.com is encrypted when we use https but how does that actually work? Learn about certificates and encryption in easy to understand terms.

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Zimbra 32 to 64 bit migration version 2

Migrating Zimbra 7.2 32bit to 64bit on centos 6.5

I did this procedure before and I had a longer outage than I wanted. This time, we are doing it without taking down the old server with a very slight outage for just a few minutes.  I also use front end non zimbra MX mail servers

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Google I/O 2013

Take Away from Google I/O 2013

One of the problems with being too close to something is that you tend to be early on adoption.  I would  like to think with maturity and  wisdom comes patience to wait before jumping in.  After watching last year’s google i/o keynote, I immediately pre-ordered a 16GB nexus 7

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Miele Quality Issue

Miele might have a quality issue with their bearing plates used on their brush roller found in the SEB 217 and SEB 213 Power head. I hope this isn’t the case for others but in case you have found this site as a result of a failed brush roller. I am sharing what I learned

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Protected: Victoria and Saanich BC

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Zimbra 32 to 64 bit migration

 

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Fixing your Garage Door

When Bad Things Happen to a Good Garage Door

I hate to admit this but I drove into my garage door last month and this article is about the repair of said door.  The worst thing about doing this is that you struggle to figure out how in the world this could happen and how

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Fake sites from Google Results Again

Your Computer is Not Infected

This is starting to get tedious. These companies trying to sell you their fake windows repair software by spoofing a message on your computer screen. The tactic is to scare you into loading their software which then infects your computer and requires you to pay a ransom to have it

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