Ubiquiti USG-3 added… thoughts.

Welp, I’ve had the itch to snag a UniFi USG (Unified Security Gateway) for quite a few years. I’ve never quite needed one, but I’ve wanted one for… reasons.

So I bought one on Amazon for $105, it arrived today and I got to working. 

Product purchased:
https://www.ubnt.com/unifi-routing/usg/ 


I’m currently using my ISP’s provided router. It’s actually quite nice – supports VLANs, I can modify the DNS records, and it’s been extremely stable. We’ve had uptimes of upwards of 90+ days consistently before I restart it just… because.

So – I unplugged the WAN port from it, plugged my USG into Power, the WAN cable into the WAN1 port on the USG, and LAN from my PC into the LAN1 port on the USG. Continue reading “Ubiquiti USG-3 added… thoughts.”

Productive weekend… and the birth of this blog! UniFi Controller in Azure on Ubuntu, CloudFlare DNS setup, etc…

Hello!


This is the first time I’ve ever posted anything on this blog, and I must say, it feels… odd. I’ve had this domain for a few years now, but strangely, something today spurred me to be “productive” in an oddly… useless kind of way. I set up WordPress, and did a slew of other stuff – which I’ll detail here!

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