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What is VMWare vSphere Storage Appliance or VSA -

VMWare vSphere Storage Appliance is a new offering from VMWare starting with its Datacenter grade virtualization. 

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How to run HyperV in a virtual machine -

If you are wanting to learn virtualization, you most probably will need a small virtualization lab set up. In most. 

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How to install VMWare Workstation 8 -

VMWare workstation is the latest in VMWare’s virtualization products for the desktop. In this article we. 

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Fixed size virtual hard disk compared to dynamically expanding

By admin | On Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 - No Comments »
Virtual Hard Disks

When most administrators create a virtual machine, one consideration they have to give other than the size of the hard disk is weather they want to have the virtual disk to be fixed size or dynamically expanding. In this article we will examine the characterstics of both fixed and dynamically expanding virtual disks, note that what kind of virtualization platform such as VMWare,. 

Use Microsoft Customer Assessment Tool for Private Cloud

By admin | On Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 - No Comments »
Microsoft Private Cloud Assessment Tool

If you are just making a move to virtualizing your infrastructure or new to virtualization technologies, you might want to give Microsoft Assesment Tool for Private Cloud a try. The assesment tool for private cloud asks you a few questions about your current IT infrastructure, virtulization capabilties in place already, service level agreements if any etc.. Once the tool completes its assessment,. 

What is VMWare vSphere Storage Appliance or VSA

By admin | On Monday, February 27th, 2012 - No Comments »
What is VMWare vSphere Storage Appliance or VSA

VMWare vSphere Storage Appliance is a new offering from VMWare starting with its Datacenter grade virtualization suite called VSphere 5. VMWare offers ultimate simplicity in implementing the VSA solution (According to VMWare you can do this in five clicks). In this article we will examine what VMWare vSphere Storage Appliance is and how it can be beneficial to SMBs. Currently, it is the. 

What is memory over commitment

By admin | On Sunday, February 26th, 2012 - No Comments »
Memory Overcommitment in VMWare

Memory Over Commitment is a feature that VMWare products especially its ESX and VSphere line of suites provide. This feature has become so popular and advantageous to VMWare because none of its closest competitors in virtualization infrastucture world provide it (that’s right, Microsoft’s Hyper-V and Citrix Xen Server do not have this feature). Let us examine what Memory Over. 

How to run HyperV in a virtual machine

By admin | On Saturday, February 25th, 2012 - No Comments »
How to setup Hyper-V in a virtual machine

If you are wanting to learn virtualization, you most probably will need a small virtualization lab set up. In most cases, to set up a virtualization lab, you would need to use additional hardware. If you want to experience baremetal virtualization with products such as VMWare vSPhere, Microsoft Hyper-V or Citrix Xenserver you will definitely need additional hardware especially for setting.