About this blogThis blog is mostly about my pursuits in Data Science. Previous blog entries also dealt with storage, compute, virtualization and professional services. Currently the focus is on Data Science, including Big Data, Hadoop, Business Intelligence, Data Warehouse, Data Integration and Visualization. From time to time I will blog about other things of interest. The opinions expressed in this blog are entirely my own and should not be taken as the opinion of my employer.
Tag Archives: Lab
After a long delay I have finally made some progress on my VMware lab. I have successfully installed ESXi 4.1 on both servers, as well as vCenter Server, VMware Site Recovery Manager and many other goodies! The Synology DS1010+ has … Continue reading
We (Presidio South Florida Team) a while re-defining our lab and figuring out just what we wanted it to look like. We have finally released the 1.0 of the lab and are proud of it. So now, not only do … Continue reading
All of my equipment for my VMware vSphere 4 lab has arrived! I popped the 5 drives into the Synology DS1010, and one of them is DoA. So I have already submitted the RMA to Newegg and hopefully in the … Continue reading
I have already made some tweaks and adjustments to the bill of materials for the VMware lab. Here is a summary of the changes: Removed VeolciRaptor 300GB drives. Since I will have SSD, it’s not needed. I plan to boot … Continue reading
One of the many things I am pursuing is VMware VCP-4 certification. I have been reading Scott Lowe’s excellent book Mastering VMware vSphere 4, VMware documentation, as well as I am enrolled in vSphere 4: FastTrack. The key thing that … Continue reading