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Difference between VMWare ESX and Hyper-V

This gives a brief comparison between these virtualisation technologies. This is a question that is sometimes asked in interviews so it’s useful to know.

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Create a VMware ESXi Bootable Flash Drive on Windows

Creating a VMware ESXi Bootable Flash Drive on Windows:

  1. Firstly Download UNetBootin
  2. Connect the usb flash drive you wish to use as your VMware ESXi Bootable Flash to your computer, note this process will erase the contents of the flash drive.
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EMC VMAX - Notes On Setting FA Port Flags For VMware

While configuring a VMAX for VMware ESX connectivity I will always firstly consult the ‘EMC Simple Support Matrix – EMC Symmetrix VMAX Series Director Bit Settings’ 780 more words


VCP5: Ditching Auto-Deploy!

After being an evangelist last week I’m now converting my Auto-Deploy ESXi hosts into Stateful installs and therefore ditching their wonderful ephemeralness!

Why?  Well  for the purpose of a small lab which I will have to rebuild at some point I don’t have the time to configure the supporting architecture which would mainly be the host profiles and dhcp/pxe environment. 411 more words