SSH Timeouts on DOCSIS 3 (Virgin Media 50Mb, 100Mb, 120Mb)

Since moving to Virgin’s 120Mb Broadband my SSH connections would drop after 30 seconds of inactivity. This made some grey hairs appear on the side of my head.

This happens due to the way Virgin handle the Internet traffic on their DOCSIS 3 network, as opposed to lower broadband speeds that use the DOCSIS 1 network.

I’ve managed to solve this by altering the client time out parameters in the SSHD config on each server. Continue reading “SSH Timeouts on DOCSIS 3 (Virgin Media 50Mb, 100Mb, 120Mb)”

Money Website of the Week

The Sunday Mirror voted my customer’s site – CompareMoreDeals to be their Money website of the week this Sunday. Propa bo.

T site which searches and compares thousands of offers from daily deal websites such as Groupon, Crowdit, Wahanda and Likebees.

It’s aims is to save time by doing the comparisons for you.

You can search by category, such as restaurants or fitness, or by location.

Cities covered include Aberdeen, Bristol, London, Cardiff, Manchester and Liverpool.

See the Mirror article here.