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Live Backups with btrbk

  • May 4, 2024

Learn how to configure live and instant docker backups using the power of snapshot aware filing systems

Knowledgebases with Outline

  • July 12, 2023

Learn how to install and configure outline, a modern collaborative knowledgebase and wiki

Reverse Proxies with Caddy (Updated!)

  • Febuary 3rd, 2023

Encrypt and protect your web services with a reverse proxy

Reverse Proxies with Nginx Proxy Manager

  • Febuary 2nd, 2023

Encrypt and protect your web services with a reverse proxy

Remote Administration with Guacamole

  • January 6th, 2023

Spin up an enterprise grade remote administration tool with Apache Guacamole

Offsite Docker Backups with Kopia

  • December 26th, 2022

Learn how to make effective, offsite backups with Kopia as the primary software

Authentication with Keycloak

  • September 24th, 2022

Learn how to enable SSO for your homelab

Smart VPNs with Headscale

  • September 13th, 2022

Learn how to set up a next generation VPN with headscale

Homelabbing with Proxmox

  • August 28th, 2022

Learn how to integrate Proxmox into a homelab environment

Doing More With Docker

  • October 11, 2021

Learn how to stand up docker infrastructure, like a sysadmin

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Chris ( is an Aussie born, Colorado raised, enthusiast and administrator for all things IT. Currently living in Melbourne (AU), Chris is a senior technology architect for Services Australia

Bug Bounty

If you manage to get internal access to any publicly hosted gurucomputing services (like this blog), I will pay $10aud for the info. Also a shoutout in the post-mortem.