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June 2006

CallManager on Non-MCS Equipment

I did it. I finally did it. I've got a Cisco CallManager 4.1(3) server running natively on a Dell Optiplex 270GX. Now, I'm not talking about the old registry hack forcing you to install Windows 2000, hack the registry, and then put the Cisco CallManager software on top of it. Doing this causes a host of problems because the base windows operating system does not have the correct services running and permissions set.
I'm talking about a hack that allows you to install the Cisco CallManager Windows image straight from the CD-ROM, setting all the correct permissions and giving you a working Cisco CallManager on a non-MCS server. Here's what I did:

Killer Speed Test

Okay, maybe not directly related to Cisco, but a very cool site to test your speed:
http://www.speakeasy.net/speedtest/
No plug-ins, just works!



Dr. Radut