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SlideShare - Showdown: Hardware-Based Hyperconvergence vs. Hyperconvergence Software

Hyperconverged architectures come in two flavors; hardware-based hyperconvergence or hyperconvergence software. Hardware-based hyperconvergence is where the hardware and the software are licensed together and pre-integrated from a single vendor. 245 more words


Can Ransomware Infect Your Backups? - BackupAssist Briefing Note

It should come as no great surprise that ransomware is one of the scariest challenges for data protection people today. Black hats have figured out they can make more money faster by going after small and medium businesses than simply targeting individuals who can only afford to pay a few hundred dollars. 649 more words


The Hidden Cost of Hardware Hyperconvergence

Hardware hyperconvergence is supposed to make the life of the IT professional easier by bundling compute, networking, hypervisor and storage software into a single bundle. To a large extent hardware hyperconvergence lives up to the hype, at least initially. 326 more words


PowerShell: Full Backup of Hyper-V Virtual Machines (Update 3.5)

In a previous post I wrote about my Hyper-V backup script, powered by PowerShell. This post will serve as a change log and documentation page, as my… 1,849 more words

Windows 10

How to connect to Remote Hyper-V in a workgroup network

We can access Hyper-V server and its machines through Hyper-V manager on a different machine if it is connected in Active Directory network.It will pickup the AD credentials we logged in with and provide access based on the rights the logged-in user have. 383 more words


New script - Import Machine Objects from Hyper-V into ConfigMgr

Quick Post, been doing a lot of ConfigMgr OSD Deployments lately, with a lot of Hyper-V test hosts.

For my test hosts, I’ve been creating Machine Objects in ConfigMgr by manually entering them in one at a time (yuck). 54 more words

Windows Deployment

Software Defined Storage vs. Hyperconvergence

Hyperconvergence makes a lot of sense for many organizations. Hyperconvergence lets data centers leverage the excess compute in their virtual infrastructure to run the hyperconverged solution. 416 more words