Here are my prediction for the new year of technologies that will make a big splash in the enterprise. This list shows what I think will h..
Now that we have the high-level benefits or reasons to consider Hyper-V 2012 R2 and Nutanix lets get into some of the configuration detail..
My beginning like most started with VMware virtualization. Back then the enterprise was a baby and I was painfully trying the feed it..
Proxmox VE is a complete open source virtualization management solution for servers. Proxmox is based on KVM virtualization and containe..
Today software is king and hardware is a commodity. There are lots of innovative products and solutions, in the IT infrastructure space al..
VMware recently announced there EVO:RAIL Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCIA) offering. Hyper-Converged Infrastructure is a combination o..
Need to leverage Active Directory (AD) authentication in CloudStack? Well here’s how it can be done. I much simpler in 4.2 than it used to be and can be configured from the management portal. One of the only complaints is that you’ll still need to create an account in CloudStack then map an attribute from those accounts to an AD attribute. Let’s get started.
Apache Cloudstack 4.1.0 has been released. This is the first major release since Match 20th. Lots of development time went into this relea..
For those of you who are still using vCenter Lab Manager the time is growing near till it’s End of Life (EOL). A couple years ago VMware announced that it has discontinued further major releases of the product. Taken from the VMware Product Lifecycle Matrix Lab Manager 4 will end general May of this year.
The last part I’m going to cover in this series is how to install the Hyper-V role on server core system. This can be done a few different ways so I’ll show how to do it using powershell and how it can be done using Server Manager from a remote system.