• Virtual machine setup – SQL 2005

    I’m setting up a virtual machine -- SQL 2005 install -- and I want to make a separate drive for the logs and one for the data, but as this is a virtual environment using the same mirrored physical disk, is that advisable?

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  • Is it possible to install Hyper-V (Windows 2008) without the GUI and still have full use of all the features?

    Is it possible to install Hyper-V (Windows 2008) without the GUI and still have full use of all the features?

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  • XenServer on Hitachi BladeSymphony 320

    I have installed XenServer on a blade inside a Hitachi BladeSymphony 320. The issue i have is that it doesnt recognize the FC HBA Any suggestions

    ITKE355,660 pointsBadges:
  • How does network traffic travel between VM’s on different blades in the same BladeCenter?

    we have several ibm bladecenters H with a few hundred hosts across the blades. i know that on stand alone servers, VMs on the same vswitch don't have to send network traffic out to a physical switch to pass data back and forth, it goes through the vswitch to the other VM, but how does data move...

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  • Need SAN upgrade suggestions

    Need to upgrade our SAN due to performance limitations of the HP MSA2000 using fibre channel to connect to our xen servers Any suggestions on products and your experiences Thanks

    JimmyIT1,725 pointsBadges:
  • Copy Propietary CNC controller to Virtual machine

    One of the companies that I consult for has a CNC style machine that is run from a 1994 vintage PC. The computer is running fine, but I know the clock is ticking on this 15-year-old system. The OS and software are both proprietary (From what I can tell the OS is a modified version of MSDOS) and the...

    Flame14,925 pointsBadges:
  • HMC question

    I have a 9406-520 with v6.1.3 installed on the HMC. It has SF240_358 loaded as the activated level and installed level, but I can't seem to get it to become the accepted level. The accepted level still says SF240_219. When I IPL the iSeries, I get the Hypervisor changes not allowed message. Any...

    ADmobius185 pointsBadges:
  • Bladecenter ESX server Vlan problem

    Hello, The bladecenter was initially setup by a company and allows me to only create VM's from Vlan 2. The issue is that I am out of Ip's in that vlan and I wanted the ability to use another address space for the VM's. I've already created a new vlan 20. Here is the current config of the switch....

    Gillron5 pointsBadges:
  • Threats of moving from host computer to VM

    A user recently submitted this question via e-mail: What are some threats incurred by moving from host computer to VM and vice versa?

    ITKE355,660 pointsBadges:
  • Virtualizing a Windows 2003 Print Server

    A user recently submitted this question via e-mail: I’m currently running a VMware ESX server, and I’m wondering if anyone could give me further insight on virtualizing a Windows 2003 print server. Have you done it from scratch or P2V?

    ITKE355,660 pointsBadges:
  • Pulling data off of an inaccessible VM

    A user recently submitted this question via e-mail: I have seen private companies offer the capability to pull data and files from virtual disks after the VMs become inaccessible. Can I do this myself?

    ITKE355,660 pointsBadges:
  • Emulating bad blocks on a VM

    A user recently submitted this question via e-mail: I need to test some crypto utilities on a VM; does anyone know how I could emulate bad blocks? I know it’s possible to hook up a device via USB and connect it that way, but I’d like to see if there is a way I could specify bad blocks right on...

    ITKE355,660 pointsBadges:
  • Best IT solution for Home working

    Hi. Is citrix based solution the best for remote working by employees in terms of information security.Are there any solutions which offer better infosec protection especially to prevent copying of data from screen shots

    Viswanathan65 pointsBadges:
  • SBS 2003 stuck on applying settings (running VMware)

    sbs 2003 stuck on applying settings also running vmware, 2Gb of ram, one each

    Tork2much5 pointsBadges:
  • Hyper-V guest server move to from one host to another issue

    I know that in order to move a hyper-v guest server from one host to another you have to use the export command in order to move it. I am currently using Windows Backup to backup the hyper-v guest and have successfully restore the virtual on the same machine. But my problem is that I cannot restore...

    JimmyIT1,725 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Server 2008 creating test VM’s with Hyper-V

    I have setup Windows Server 2008 Enterprise 64x on my desktop and have the Hyper-V feature enabled. Is it possible to create test virtual machines on it like XenServer 5.0 / XenDesktop and VMWare ESX 3i ? User Submitted

    ITKE355,660 pointsBadges:
  • ESX luns allocated on Symmetrix will not format.

    Recently we allocated Symmetrix space for an ESX cluster. Some of the LUNs format fine but one or two come up with an error message that says "unable to read partition information from this disk." All of the luns were exactly the same capacity. The ESX is currently attached to a Symmetrix array as...

    Emcsanman20 pointsBadges:
  • Virtual Box Sharing Feature (Vista=Host, Kubuntu=Guest)

    Dear IT KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE, How can I set up a shared folder between a Windows Vista Host and a Kubuntu Guest? I have seen many tutorials explaining the reverse (Host = Ubuntu, Guest = Windows). I wish to understand more on cross-desktop sharing. Thank you.

    Infophilia20 pointsBadges:
  • Virtualization Xen and VMware combined

    Arre there ways to combine VMW and Xen on single x86 socket multicore processor, whereby Xen and VMW are assigned for eg 2 cores each? Will this be feasible with Nehalm having multiple memory buses?

    Vanis35 pointsBadges:
  • Hyper-V Manager console showing no virtual machines

    when I launched the Hyper-V manager yesterday, I got this message "'No virtual machines were found on this server' under the Virtual Machine panel. I checked and found that the VHD still exist. Any help with troubleshooting? user submitted

    ITKE355,660 pointsBadges:

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