Yearly Archives: 2003

Hiking Mt. Greylock

Fourteen miles of hiking, and two-thirds of a vertical mile of climbing in two days to get to the top of the tallest Mountain in Massachusetts. It was completely worth the effort.

Logan’s New Car

Check out this “poke your eye out” blue 2003 Nissan Altima. Commence bragging.. now.

Password generator

Usage: ./genpasswd.pl [OPTION]…Generate a set of random passwords that match certain criteria.

IT Inventory System

A few months ago, I was asked to make an inventory application for Priceline. I thought it would be simple. But you try making an inventory system for three different IT groups. Make it so that the networking devices and servers are logically “connected” properly, so you can search – for example – for all [...]

SiteScope Management

Freshwater Software has a great site monitoring suite called SiteScope. It allows you to watch dozens of different events and resources on any number of servers. Priceline has more than 4000 monitors set up with this software watching things 24 hours a day. Unfortunately, we have these monitors across 6 servers and 3 data centers [...]