Monthly Archive: February 2016

Feb 04

JDBC connector to MSSQL 2014

YAFD (Yet another fucking developer) that needs to use java to connect to YAFDB (Yet Another Fucking DataBase). So start off and install Oracle java JRE 8 on your sql server.  Then go here and get the latest Microsoft JDBC Driver, 4.2 http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=11774 Go to your control Panel –> System and Security –> System. Click …

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Feb 04

Ubuntu SNMP config for Zabbix and Checkpoint

I’m setting up SNMP monitoring for our Checkpoint devices in AWS and Zabbix needs the SNMP client configured.  A good tutorial is located here: But adding the templates for checkpoint was more involved than I thought.  I grabbed the templates here: https://share.zabbix.com/network-appliances/checkpoint-fw-1-hardware. Then created the mapping by going to Administrator –> General –> On the …

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