Pennsylvania COVID-19 Data Scraping with Python

Over the last few weeks I've been using Python to scrape the Pennsylvania Department of Health's Coronavirus page. Over time the page has evolved and even split into sub-pages which contain table date of cases, deaths and other statistics. I've decided to put my Python script on GitHub for public consumption. Initially when I had created the … [Read more...]

Allscripts Vision User Reporting

A quick Powershell script I hacked together that will enumerate all Active Directory users, and build an XML file for an application I wrote that generates user reports for a specific application. The output file format is similar to: <quickreports> <report name=Organizational Unit> <database name=v001/> <usrlogin … [Read more...]

Raid and IOPs Cheat Sheet – Excel

I made this 5 years ago in Excel and it was pretty popular. I think there are some errors in the math formulas that were pointed out for RAW calculations of backend IOPs. So use with caution, but mostly it should give a good enough idea on whatever it is you might be doing. If you make modifications, please drop me a line in the comments or … [Read more...]

Calculator

I mean, who hasn't written a calculator application? Not much explaining to do here... LOL … [Read more...]

Userlock – Restricting Number of Remote Desktop Sessions Per OU

This was a rather interesting project I took on.  The project was created to monitor and restrict how many Remote Desktop sessions were permitted to logon based on configuration per-OrganizationalUnit (OU) in Active Directory. There are 2 parts to this. Userlock - the GUI management part sessioncheck - the executable that needs to be set to run … [Read more...]