• Best virtualization blogs?

    I'm looking for recommendations for virtualization blogs, including server, desktop, and network related ones. Any favorite reads out there? Thanks!

    Michael Morisy8,323 pointsBadges:
  • Is server/application virtualization a solution here?

    The current architecture contains Sun servers with a 3DC (active, DR, replicate & backup) framework. Few applications hosted on main data center (say DC1) need to be virtualized and other DCs (say DC2 and DC3) also need to participate in server virtualization and use their resources for live...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • RHCE server virtualization certification

    sir, I am RHCE certified,please guide me regarding virtualization of server.certification regarding this. thanks Rikki Raj

    Carrier5 pointsBadges:
  • How to setup private/public networks on VMWare

    Like to connect one NIC card to a public switch so everyone can access that server, and another NIC connects to a private switch (network) to access the private network. Right now after install ESXi 4, only the pubic link works. Anything I need to configure in VMWare to make it work? Thanks! -Steve

    Vmnewbie15 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 classic start menu

    how do I set up the classic start menu in windows 2008 server r2. We used to be able to go to properties of taskbar and select classic menu but not in window 2008 server. is there a way to recreate this?

    Jeffrey75625 pointsBadges:
  • Server virtualization

    I want to purchase a server to virtualize 10 other servers. What specs should I be looking for in the machine? What do I NEED to do virtualization? Do some chips support it and other don’t?

    Troubleshooter24755 pointsBadges:
  • Looking for Backup solution for VMWare environment

    We've started adding VMWare servers to our data center, and we need a backup solution that works. We'll have a mix of ESX4.0 and ESX3.5 hosts along with vCenter 4.0. Host will have Windows 2003, Windows 2008, RedHat 4.x and 5.x. Some hosts will have MS SQL 2005 and Oracle DB. We have TSM deployed...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • Small Business Server 2008

    Does anyone know if there will be an R2 version of Small Business Server 2008? Most of our customers fall into the SMB category, with the emphasis on Small. Our organization pretty much functions as the complete IT department for these companies. Because of cost and features, they are all running...

    Hoser5 pointsBadges:
  • Does anyone use a multiple IE program or Virtualization?

    For years I've been meaning to download and install a program that allows multiple IEs to be used for testing web design/development. Does anyone have experience with these - or use virtualization to achieve the same thing? Treadsoft's Multiple IE - around for years, but doesn't allowing test on...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • What’s a good backup/bare-metal restore/virtualization enterprise software?

     I'd like to (hopefully) find a single software solution that does: - traditional backup/restore to a central server of other systems on the LAN - allows you to image for bare-metal restores - allows you to image to virtualizable machines Tried out Symantec's System Recovery and had a horrible...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • Configuring VM with Multiple Cores

    I have a gulftown 6 core processor, running Windows 7 as my host OS. I'm new to VMWare and have a few questions bout using multiple cores. I'm installing Ubuntu 10.4, the 32 bit version.   1. If I specify 1 processor with 4 cores for the virtual machine does that mean Ubuntu can use 4 of my...

    Sebeticus15 pointsBadges:
  • Total throughput on the iSCSI interface (between server and storage)

    If i put 4 No. 10/100/1000 ethernet ports on server as well as on storage and i connect and configure teaming of the ethernet ports; what troughput i should get from it. i) 4 GBPS throughput. ii) Less than 4 GBPS throughput and why less.?

    IHFL5 pointsBadges:
  • Starting VM as an executable with as low overhead as possible

    Is there a solution to create a virtual machine and start it by having an executable file, that will start the machine? If possible to start as quickly as possible. Strange situation? Not at all. Read on... Real life scenario Since we can't have domain controller on a non-server OS it would be nice...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • Virtualizing SQL

    Is it possible to run SQL Server 2000 on a VM on a workstation? If so, anything special to consider?

    greg08115 pointsBadges:
  • Windows to Linux Migration – Clients and Server

    We have a customer who is interested in migrated from Windows to the Linux (Open sources). They want to migrate all server and clients. Which invloves migration of 1. Email servers migration to Linux version 2. Conversion from windows Active Directory to Linux with DNS, DHCP services 3. Conversion...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • Is there a way to virtualize such that applications can be installed in virtualization layers over a core system?

    Sometimes I need to install a particular setup for testing... I've used virtual machines for this. The ease of compartmentalizing the installation of unstable software and drivers made me wonder if there is a straightforward way to generate a new virtualized layer of my own machine, whenever I want...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • Have you compared VMWare vs Hyper-V for your organization’s virtualization solution?

    I am thinking about this within the context of a small rural nonprofit hospital that had three new, identical servers running Server 2008 that was primarily hosting their Exchange email server. They were virtualized with ESXi 3.5 but they did not have a management solution and there was no shared...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • How to best consolidate 5 or 6 physical PC servers into one and save on total cost?

    For typically small (departmental) environments consisting of 5 physical PC servers (more or less) running departmental applications, what would be the best server consolidation approach ? Do we use server virtualization ? Do we use SAN or NAS ? Would VMWare or Citrix Xen be best suited for this?...

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  • Do you know costs and hardware requirements to virtualize development and testing phase?

    I need to configure the development environment in a VM, cloning it in 3-4 copies. I thought to use VMware server on a Windows XP host and to build 3-4 client (scalable dimension). Each machine needs 2 GB Ram and dual core CPU. I'll use this lab in my intranet. Is the VMware license free for this...

    ITKE342,860 pointsBadges:
  • Licensing problems when virtualizing servers?

    I've talked to several people who've run into licensing restrictions when virtualizing their environments, and was wondering if this is a common headache? I know Cisco's changed some recent policies which have affected testing platforms, but was wondering if anyone else has run into problems,...

    Michael Morisy8,323 pointsBadges:

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