Dameon Welch-Abernathy

This Week in CheckMates 1 October 2018

Blog Post created by Dameon Welch-Abernathy Moderator on Oct 1, 2018

Welcome to "This Week in CheckMates," your weekly highlight reel for all things CheckMates!

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Community Highlights

Here are the top threads of the past week or so:

 

Check Point R80.20 is now GA

A few threads related to R80.20, which was released in the last week.

 

TechTalk: Security Gateway Performance Optimization with Tim Hall 

The "Super Seven" commands in all their glory. Discussion about and many questions answered!

 

Remote Access VPN in a Load-sharing Cluster Environment 

Here's a thread on getting it all working together.

 

Automatic Configuration of Appliance on boot 

There's a couple ways to do it, depending on if it's a physical appliance or a virtual one.

 

SMS lost connection to all 

SIC got out of sync and needed to be reset.

 

Security Gateway Inventory  

Script has been updated to capture MAC addresses of Security Gateways as well.

 

Install database process 

There is Install Policy and there is Install Database.

 

Mobile Access client options - general questions 

There are several options for Remote Access.

 

Maintenance actions that should be performed by admins 

Are you doing these things on your Security Gateways?

 

Upcoming Events

Between Valeri Loukine and I, we'll be busy in the next several weeks!

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