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February, 2009


February 7, 2009  6:10 AM

Creating virtual machine backups in VMware ESXi or ESX for free with ghettoVCB



Posted by: Raj Perumal
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Hello again folks! Today I wanted to talk a little bit about virtual machine backups. When backing up in a virtual environment there are two types of backups you are looking at. File level backups and virtual machine level backups. File level backups are self explantory, they are the backups you...

February 6, 2009  4:54 PM

Enabling SSH on a VMware ESXi Server



Posted by: Raj Perumal
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For those of you that are used to having service console access in VMware ESX server, you might find yourself in for a bit of surprise when you try and do this with ESXi. By default you do not have access. However there is a way to enable access to the console. Why do you need access to the...


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