Active Directory in Hyper-V Environments

Virtualization offers huge benefits in flexibility, cost-effectiveness and eco-friendliness. However, some design choices need to be made towards deploying Active Directory Domain Controllers in virtual environments. Some of these choices are general choices, but some of them apply to Hyper-V enabled environments specifically. When deploying an Active Directory environment, either for test or production purposes, …

Replacing or Recovering a Lost Password on Cisco Routers

I’m going to explain how to replace the enable mode password and/or add yourself as a user on a Cisco router if you currently are unable to login but have console access. I will be performing all the commands on a Cisco 7204 VXR. It is possible to recover the enable or console login password. …