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iSCSI or NFS: The Other Management Interface

In a digital age life boat of end-users, customers, colleagues, and those unable to perform work the last occupant should be the Administrator.

Most modern server-class systems offer a means of remote access, such as iLO or iDRAC. 466 more words


Ghosts of NetScape and XenServer

Sometime after the Druids built a Henge and found much needed rest (some 694224000 seconds after 01-JAN-1970), communications over the wire needed some form of encryption. 636 more words


Snapshots and Coalescence

This week has been rather busy both professionally, personally, numerically, technologically and maybe event ecumenically.  And not in that order.

Much like my thoughts over the last five days, I have a base image of everything I hope to accomplish in my life.  950 more words


Citrix XenServer 6.5 Install – Chapter 1: Installing Hypervisor on Server

  1. Get Rufus from Here
  2. Burn it into USB drive (8GB & above), create partition table if required
  3. Boot from USB
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Citrix XenServer 6.5 Install - Chapter 0: Understanding the brief concept

On May 2015, Citrix released XenServer 6.5 SP1 with major features such as Linux OS supports, improved performance and NVIDIA/Intel GPU VM Passthrough (Which allows VM to communicate to hardware directly rather through hypervisor) 296 more words


Limitations in monitoring shared NVIDIA GPU technologies

A physical GPU can be shared in a number of ways such as NVIDIA vGPU with Citrix XenDesktop or XenApp or GPU-sharing with XenApp (this is actually a form of pass-through with the sharing done at the RDS layer), or used 1:1 with VMs in VDI with GPU pass-through. 408 more words