AWS CloudWatch – Reporting on RAM, Disk Usage & More

Amazon Web Services reports some good metrics on the console by default, like CPU, but it’s missing some key metrics like memory usage or disk space; these are important to monitor to ensure instance uptime...

How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on Ubuntu 16.04

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS provides you the ability to add a user for anyone who plans on accessing your server.  Creating a user is a basic setup but an important and critical one for your server security. In this...

Configure Office365 for DLP

To configure Data Loss Prevention (DLP), perform the following steps: 1. Login as tenant admin to the Office 365 Admin center from or by clicking Admin from the App Launcher 2. Click on the Security &...

Set a Room Mailbox to Show Details of a Meeting in its Calendar – Office 365

You may notice that meetings with a ‘Room’ mailbox will by default only show a “Busy” status. Many, including the organisation I work for, wish to have (at the very minimum) the following displayed in the...

Fix WSUS Console Crash

I recently deployed a new WSUS server on Windows Server 2016 but the console would crash, the WSUS engine had crashed and it turns out the problem is it runs out of memory. Make sure your WSUS server had at...