At the very beginning of last year I posted My Projects For 2017, in which I listed some of the technologies and projects I wanted to play with and study in the upcoming 12 months. I thought it could be a cool idea to do this regularly every year, so here is my projects for 2018 blog post, together with a short section looking back at what I wrote last year and what I ended up doing (and not doing).

My Projects From Last Year

These are the projects that, in January of last year, I said I wanted to work on during 2017, together with their status:

  • Learn and deploy Puppet [NOT STARTED]
  • Upgrade to XenServer 7 [NOT STARTED]
  • Work on a XenServer mobile app [NOT STARTED]
  • Find a good use for my new Raspberry Pi 2 [DONE]
  • Add some more web apps to my web server [DONE]
  • Test NextCloud and decide whether it’s going to be worth it migrating from ownCloud [DONE] (I migrated to Nextcloud after all)
  • Implement VLANs in my home network [DONE]
  • Consider switching to a hardware firewall [DONE]
  • Configure a new FreeNAS box to take the place of my Synology DS213J [NOT STARTED]

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