SBS 2003 and beyond:

August, 2009


August 29, 2009  5:18 PM

SCVMM 2008 R2 and HyperV Clustering

Posted by: Roger Crawford
HyperV Clustering, Micosoft Windows Server 2008 R2, SCVMM 2008 R2

In my last post you seen I was working on a project involving Windows 2008 R2 Server and HyperV Failover Clustering. I had some Physical Machines that I needed to do a P2V on and thought why not try the new SCVMM 2008 R2 that has just released. SO I got that downloaded and installed on one of my...

August 29, 2009  5:09 PM

Windows Server 2008 R2 HyperV Clustering

Posted by: Roger Crawford
HyperV, HyperV Clustering, MSA 2012i, Windows 2008 R2 Server

I have a on going project bringing in 12 new servers and a c7000 HP Blade Enclosure and a MSA 2012i going on right now and one of the interesting things I have done is to setup 2 Windows 2008 R2...

August 16, 2009  8:02 PM

SBS 2008 Error

Posted by: Roger Crawford
SBS 2008

I was updating my SBS 2008 Server with Exchange 2007 Sp1 Update 8 and had to stop in the middle of the update because the power was going out in my house. Well I ended up with the Red X when I would open up OWA. OK now what I thought and that was to just reapply the Update 8. OK easier said that...

August 15, 2009  3:43 PM

Windows 2008 R2 ADPrep Problem

Posted by: Roger Crawford
ADPrep, Micosoft Windows Server 2008, Windows 2008 R2 Server

I was working on a Windows 2008 DC and getting it ready to Prep the domain for a Windows 2008 R2 DC. I wasn't on-site so I had no access to the a DVD Drive but I had the iso downloaded. I extracted the files and copied the Adprep folder over to my Windows 2008 32bit DC well when I ran adprep...

August 9, 2009  5:24 AM

Cloud Computing Part 2

Posted by: Roger Crawford
Cloud Computing

I was reading a article on Cloud Computing and how they had a account get hacked. Now that is a warm and fuzzy feeling but there is more to it than just security and if it is right for you and it got me to thinking about this some more so I did some more digging and I came away with some more...

August 8, 2009  8:04 PM

HP c7000 and Updating the iLO firmware.

Posted by: Roger Crawford
HP c7000, HP OA, iLo command line Update, OA Firmware Update, Onboard Administrator iLo Firmware Update

I am i the process of rolling out a HP c7000 Blade Enclosure with 12 new Servers and migrating old machines to new Blades and into the HyperV World and a MSA 2012i for Backups and Virtuals. One thing I ran into was I had the secondary OA have a Firmware mismatch with the Primary and I could not get...

August 8, 2009  7:52 PM

Windows 7 RC to Windows 7 RTM Upgrade.

Posted by: Roger Crawford
Upgrade, Windows 7, Windows 7 RC to Windows 7 RTM Upgrade, Windows 7 RC Upgrade

Ok the title is misleading because the offical line is that you can not upgrade from Windows 7 RC to the RTM which is true kind of. I know if you call in with problems you would probably have a hard time getting support if you did that. But for those of you really wanting to try this if you do pop...

August 8, 2009  7:38 PM

I know bad again

Posted by: Roger Crawford

Well it has been a while since I last posted but as a person stated in their blog about why that haven't posted in a while "Life gets in the way once in a while" Which is true for me between work and going through the 20000 details of what we are going to do in our new addition here at home and...


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