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VMware Lab Update – All Systems Go!!

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

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VMware Lab: Supermicro X8SIL-F Motherboard Memory

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

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VMware vSphere 4 Lab – The work begins! – Part 2

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

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VMware vSphere 4 Lab – The work begins! – Part 1

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

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