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: vmware
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
One of the last things I purchased for my VMware lab is the memory for my Supermicro X8SIL-F motherboard. This was mostly due to the fact that they make the memory information regarding the motherboard a bit confusing. At first … 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