HPE OfficeConnect OC20 Access Point

I just spent two days installing a guest network with WiFi. The location already had an isolated network so we decided to just expand it. We decided that a few extra changes were also needed for future opportunities. Everything except the access points went as expected. We installed an HPE … Continue reading

TAPA Compliance

TAPA is an Industry driven certification primarily for “High Value Theft Targeted” items. Depending upon the certification level desired (A, B, C for buildings. 1, 2, or 3 for transportation) you may be required to use multiple tracking devices on the trucks and trailers. If so, each device is supposed … Continue reading

CIBC is a Pain

I’ve dealt with CIBC almost exclusively since I was 5 years old and my parents opened a savings account for me. CIBC was the only bank in town, and is still the only bank in town. So that’s 42 years I’ve been a CIBC customer. What have I got for … Continue reading

Asterisk Dialplan – Local Calling – Oshawa

Having to sort through the “rules” for some companies where phones are restricted to local calls only I ended up with the following list for Oshawa, ON, Canada. I pulled the local calling area from http://localcallingguide.com/lprefix.php?exch=156470 and then manually created the dial strings. 28922[023457]XXXX 28925[45]XXXX 28927[4568]XXXX 28931[2456]XXXX 28935[456]XXXX 28938[578]XXXX 28940[345]XXXX … Continue reading