Hi all… I thought I would share my recent move or changeover from one ISP to another. Now granted for many this is not an issue…but in South Africa, it IS a real issue as the services offered, quality and effort differs like day from night. Quick history: I have been using ADSL for a… Continue reading Bitco
Hi everyone…I am sorry…I was gone for a while…preoccupied with work, certifications and other personal things. No further excuses, as i am planning to be more active on my site, giving you more information etc. from the world of VMware. I have just completed two successful vSphere Metro clusters for customers and will blog about… Continue reading I was gone, but now I am back
Hi all…. If you have not already done so, go check out VMworld 2013 Barcelona Keynotes! See the impressive technologies VMware is bringing to market! To view the keynotes click here! Key highlights: vCAC 6.0 – vCenter Cloud Automation Center – Cloud Self-service and Provisioning at its best! NSX – The NEW Virtual Overlay network… Continue reading VMworld 2013 – Barcelona
Hi everyone…. I am in the process of getting ready for VMware VSAN! So in order to re-build homeLAB I needed to spend some hard earned cash on some SSD’s. So to satisfy the VSAN requirements for homeLAB I bought two additional Sandisk SSD’s (256GB) I also decided to add two oldies I have into… Continue reading Getting ready for VMware VSAN
As summer approaches here in sunny South Africa, things tend to heat up. This goes for homeLAB as well. So to keep things cool, working and without any alarms harassing me, I am adding some much needed cooling upgrades to homeLAB.
New thermally controlled fans for each unit by Artic.
Hi everyone I thought I would share my newly build homeLAB setup with you. I use this environment for testing various VMware software and other tidbits. Let look at the hardware configuration for now: 3x HP ML110 G5 Servers ea: HP Motherboard 8GB Ram Intel E7500 @ 2.93GHz CPU No Hdd’s An Additional 1GB NIC… Continue reading homeLAB