Zhang Tai | 张泰

Month log: 2020-04

April 1, 2020

  • Got my first Rack
  • Subscribe another ISP internet service, China Unicom
  • Power off Dell R720 server and bought a new server
    • New Server: Proxmox PVE
      • ASrock X99 Formula
      • E5 2695v4
      • 32GB Samsung 2400 ECC RAM
      • 1TB Samsung PM981a NVMe
    • New Server: OPNsense
    • Started to use Proxmox instead of VMware ESXi
    • For duplicating VMs in Proxmox PVE, start to use full clone instead of teamplate
  • Add a extra 4TB hard drive on my Synology NAS server
  • Upgrade NFS version from 3.0 to 4.1 for Synology NAS server
    • Learn about NFS permissions
    • Mount Elasticsearch data folder to NFS server
  • Setup Home Assistant and connected my 20+ Xiaomi Devices
    • Publish rack servers power load metrics to Logstash and Elasticsearch
    • Learn Logstash HTTP input
  • Subscribed Bitwarden Premium membership because of TOTP function, get rid of Authy and Microsoft Authencator(Almost.. I still need it to auth Bitwarden itself)
  • Setup Elastic Stack and Jenkins servers
  • Start to use Anki Mac and iOS app for AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Exam prep
    • Convert HTML to Deck and Cards
  • Upgrade all Ubuntu servers from 18.04 to 20.04
  • Learn Bulma, stop using HTML template for my blog, start to build my own theme from scrach, with Bulma.

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