Homelab

Homelab. What a glorious timesink!

SolarWinds Hybrid Cloud Observability Netpath Service Overview

SolarWinds Hybrid Cloud Observability First Steps, part two

Are you ready to continue our first steps in the SolarWinds Hybrid Cloud Observability platform?  Let’s start where we stopped previously and add an external node. Click Settings/Manage Nodes and Add Node: I’m using my domain, a good idea is to use your own if you have one, or just www.google.com.A few things to note: IP …

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SolarWinds Hybrid Cloud Observability Welcome Page

SolarWinds Hybrid Cloud Observability First Steps, part one

I deployed SolarWinds Hybrid Cloud Observability (HCO), and now I have started to adjust it.I will show what to do next and explain how to fix possible pitfalls before they start becoming an issue.Again, this is a lab install, but most of the steps apply to production deployments, too. So, let’s call this SolarWinds Hybrid …

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Virtnbdbackup process results

KVM Backups

Since I switched from VMware to Debian, I have struggled to find a proper solution for my KVM backups. I tried hard! A top-rated solution doesn’t like recent Linux kernels. Another one doesn’t support Debian 11. Another one put me into permission hell, and another didn’t even work as the first install requires a server …

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