Category Archives: Cisco

3 steps to your own console cable

Now that Cisco no longer ships console cables with their devices by default (unless ordered at the time of purchase), you may find yourself without a console cable or at some point find the tab on the RJ45 adapter has … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi – Installing Tacacs+ (Part 2)

This post is the second in a series where I show one way of setting up Tacacs on a Cisco device. What I am showing here is a basic setup and just one way of doing so. In a later … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi – Installing Tacacs+ (Part 1)

For those pursuing the Cisco Certification path, getting experience with Tacacs+ is a little easier with a Rapsberry Pi and not having to spend several thousands of dollars for a copy of Cisco’s ACS Tacacs solution. In the video accompanying … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi – Making a Serial Console Server

I have gotten far enough in the process of learning the Raspberry Pi that I was able to get to one of the more important projects for me and that was creating a Console Server that would allow me to … Continue reading

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Implementing a Trunk or Etherchannel configuration on a Cisco device

When I first started working with network equipment, it wasn’t long before I setup my first trunk network connection. Configuring single port trunk and access ports was a lot of what I did at first. Like an access port, a … Continue reading

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A Followup Review on SEL-2924 Bluetooth to Serial adapter

After my initial review, writeup and video about the SEL-2924, I read all of the documentation available from SEL’s website (http://www.selinc.com) and found a few things that warranted me doing another video. I made reference in the first video to … Continue reading

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