Flagging Mail Messages in the new iPadOS

Flagging Mail Messages in the new iPadOS turned into one of those “WTF” moments in my first iPadOS experience. Yes, sometimes the process of improvement can create unexpected frustrations. Here, Apple could have done a better job letting people know of a change that required “habits” to shift in order to gain new functionality.   Read More

Removing Malware from MACs

Steps by Step Guide to Removing Malware from MACs Removing Malware from MACs is a guide for anyone who has a MAC laptop or desktop. What steps can you take to remove Viruses, Bots, Malware, Unwanted Programs, Plug-ins and Other “unwanted” Software from your MAC OS. These steps also include the precautions for Ransomware.  (version

Leveraging Credit Cards – Principles that Maximize Gain while Preventing Pain

Version 1.0 Leveraging Credit Cards is a personal project where I’m sharing my personal, ongoing knowledge and experience. I’m sharing this with friends, family, colleagues, mentees and any others who might be interested (hence posting on Senki). This work is a living document, crafted for my extended “Crew” to help them not make the same

Stay Connected with Senki’s Updates

How do I stay connected with Senki and get Updates? Staying connected with Senki and Barry Raveendran Greene’s work is easy. The work posted on Senki is shared on Linkedin, Medium, Twitter, Facebook (Senki), Network Operations Groups (NOGs), Security Forums, and various Security Trust Groups. Many times the work here is a reflection of the Security

Best Principles for Using Linkedin for Social Selling

LinkedInLinkedIn Version 1.1 Online social selling tools are human communications tools. People forget that E-mail, chat, Facebook, Linkedin, MySpace, Twitter, and the continuously evolving field of “human communication tools are just that,” HUMAN to HUMAN communications tools. There are people on the other side of the message. The humans on the other side will receive

Building and Investing in a Community of “Contacts”

Building and Investing in a Community of “Contacts.” We’re a world of people. People in communities. Communities that only work if people within that community invest in building, Foster, interconnect, and serve the individuals in that community. The community only grows with healthy investment and welcoming culture. All these factors are essential to taking a Read More

Effective Linkedin Connections – Building Your Network

Effective Linkedin Connections Building Your Social Media Network How to Effectively Communicate (Version 0.4) This Empowerment Doc is for all those who are using Linkedin, Facebook, Google+, Twitter, and other social media tools build a professional network, seek out opportunities (i.e. jobs),  reach out with “cold calls,” and connect with other humans. Effective Linkedin Connection Connections Read More

Is “Transparent” Web Caching Dead?

Over the last few months, I’ve been re-exam the value of web caches in a network architecture. Peers have asked me to write up the results. What follows are the results. The are provided to help operators not get pushed by vendors to make costly mistakes. “Web Caching” has been an effective and productive tool Read More

Weekend Read – Lessons from Heartbleed

Every vulnerability is a security lesson that will either be repeated or used to improve the organization. Lessons from Heartbleed is no different.  IMHO “The Matter of Heartbleed” is a mandatory paper for all security professionals! It points out the dynamics of a critical Internet vulnerability and how organizations respond. As a minimum, read the Read More

Don’t wait, prepare for the Internet Skills Gap

I’m grateful to my peers who spent the time to have coffee over this past week. We all see big changes in the industry and are really worried about the skills needed to capitalize on these changes. What follows are some thoughts that might be useful as we all explore how we can bridge the Read More