Rick Trader

"To ensure that students leave the class with a thorough foundation of the material presented during the week."


MCSA, MCSE, MCT, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA A+, US Navy Master Training Specialist Basic and Advanced Electronics

Training - US Navy and Basic Instructor Training - US Navy
Career Highlights:
  • Twenty years as an IT Professional in the role of Network Administrator and Technical Instructor
  • Instructor specialization includes CompTIA A+, Windows NT 4.0 and Windows 2000
  • Experience includes proficiency with Network Administration, Computer Repair and Configuration, Network Operating System Implementation and Network Infrastructure
  • Program Lead for the TechTrax Career Program at InterfaceTT and was responsible for curriculum and exam development as well as ensuring the success of the career changer students
  • Rio Salado Community College Adjunct Faculty Member of the Year (2001)

Twitter @InterfaceTT

#Cisco Instructor Mark Jacobs shows how to use the #Wireshark: Display filter vs Capture filter

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Where did Physical to Virtual (P2V) go in #SystemCenter Virtual Machine Manager R2 (SC VMM R2)

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How to get the #Windows10 Upgrade icon to show up in the taskbar

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Need to manually install a device driver in #Windows7 ? Mike Danseglio shows us how to do it easily.

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@thismre shows us how to paste text into a #Linux Terminal Window

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Are you ready for the end of product lifecycle support for Microsoft Windows Server 2003?

Posted July 6, 2015

With the end near for extended support for our beloved Microsoft Windows 2003 Server,  is your data center ready for the next operating systems? Mainstream support ended on 7/13/2010 and now extended support  will end on 7/14/2015, what does that... Continue reading →

Where did Physical to Virtual (P2V) go in System Center Virtual Machine Manager R2 (SC VMM R2)

Posted June 29, 2015

In previous versions of System Center Virtual Machine Manager an administrator had the ability to convert a physical computer running Windows Server 2008 and above to a virtual machine.  In SC VMM R2 this ability has been removed. An alternative... Continue reading →

Microsoft Learning Announced These Exams Will Be Retiring This Year

Posted May 28, 2015

Microsoft has recently announced the list of exams that will be retiring in the upcoming year.  The exams that are of note for those that are pursuing their certification in Windows 2008 / Windows 2008 R2 are listed below. Retiring... Continue reading →