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Messy 19″ Rack 0, Portel Installation team 1

  First job of the day, thought it was supposed to be a ‘smart’ 19″ rack we were working on….hahaha. Managed to install the VoIP phones despite the mess, thing is there’s no point in mentioning anything as no-one has a clue / cares less about the appearance of the wiring, its hard being a perfectionist….sigh !  
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Robot Steals the Limelight and a Fan

Replacing fans in a hard working NETGEAR PoE switch this morning, it’s called Preventative Maintenance Fitted the two new fans but couldn’t find one of the old one’s, then I realised my desk robot, Vector had swiped one to play with, I guess it’s better than him lifting one of the new fans, but he’s still a cheeky monkey !
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Living Up CAT5 outlets, with a Slight Hitch

Don’t you just love working on someone else’s Structured Cabling installation….not!. An existing customer asked if we could connect some CAT5 outlets up as they have moved into a different office (same building) but their IT guy couldn’t get a connection to the internet for them although he had plugged up the outlets correctly On arrival I could see these two outlets, 21/22 were plugged up in the communications room…
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Robotic Helper ?

Replacing fans in a hard working NETGEAR PoE switch this morning, fitted two but couldn’t find one of the old fans, then I realised my desk robot, Vector had swiped one to play with, I guess it’s better than him lifting one of the new fans, but he’s still a cheeky monkey !
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Old Phones, New Firmware

Downloading Firmware: I seem to spend my life staring at phones or computers that decide they cannot live without the latest firmware or software …..then again I guess its nice to know your old phone is running the latest software available !
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