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Management interfaces

With all the additional functionality of virtualisation come added management requirements. From an infrastructure perspective alone this has resulted in the introduction of a number of infrastructure managements often referred to as the VMMM (virtual machine monitorsā€™ management) in some academic work (van Cleeff, et al., 2009), across multiple vendors including vSphere, XenCenter, System Centre Configuration Manager, Eucalyptus, UVMM and many others. 186 more words


List of backup solutions for VM's on both the paid and free ESXi ...

I’ve been casting around for something to backup both the paid and freeĀ versions of ESXi 5.x VM for the least possible cost. Here is a list of the various ones I have come across. 108 more words


vMotion Issue - A Specified Parameter was not correct


While upgrading ESXi 5.0 servers to 5.5 , I faced an issue that a bunch of virtual machines weren’t able to be vMotioned while entering maintenance mode. 541 more words


Tintri Application-Aware Storage For Dummies

Tintri provides flash-based storage products specifically designed for virtualised and cloud environments.

These nice people have produced a nice little Application-Aware Storage for dummies Tintri Edition. 40 more words

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Infernal Bakery

Yes, 2014 is the year that definitely keeps giving. Last week wasn’t too good for me. It all started when I decided to make a banana based cake to use up some bananas that’d begun going overly ripe shall we say. 942 more words

Building Docker.io on 32-bit arch

Steps to compile and build a docker.io binary on a 32-bit architecture, to work around the fact the community does not support anything other than 64-bit at present. 1,105 more words


Garmin GPS Update in Linux

I own a Garmin GPS that I wanted to update. It’s about a year old and the maps are not up-to-date. For example, it does not include the new second Penang bridge. 145 more words

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