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Vizioncore Product Videos

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Vizioncore Product Videos > Vizioncore has released a number of product demonstration videos to help would be buyers make up their minds. If you aren’t sure what these products do from their Web site desciptions, check out the following videos for more clarification. esxCharter: http://www.vizioncore.com/Videos/esxCharter_SC.html esxMigrator: http://www.vizioncore.com/Videos/esxmigrator_SC.html esxRanger Professional: http://www.vizioncore.com/Videos/esxrangerPro_SC.html… Read more »

ESX Server, NIC Teaming, and VLAN Trunking

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There are actually two different pieces described in this article.  The first is NIC teaming, in which we logically bind together multiple physical NICs for increased throughput and increased fault tolerance.  The second is VLAN trunking, in which we configure the physical switch to pass VLAN traffic directly to ESX… Read more »

VMware makes available Converter 3.0 beta download

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I need to findout with this works with Vcenter V1 or if I have to upgrade to V2. I know it works with ESX 2.5.X After announcing it at beginning of October VMware finally allowed access to early bits of its new P2V / V2V application, Converter 3.0, which will… Read more »

Vizioncore esxMigrator

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I was just talking to other vmware users about the process to move to ESX V3. Now I find this. I’ll have to take a look on the pricing for this, but this could be sweet for the right price. Vizioncore has recently released esxMigrator. esxMigrator provides a powerful tool… Read more »

ESX 3.x And VirtualCenter 2.x Upgrade Guide

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Mike Laverick of RTFM Education has written an “upgrade” guide to ESX 3.x and VirtualCenter 2.x. The guide is pitched at someone who know ESX 2.x and VirtualCenter 1.x very well – and wishes to quickly update their skills to the new release. It?’s a 1.1 release so will need… Read more »

Important ESX 2 installation Tip!

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Sh*t, we just setup our ESX enviroment in December.I’ll need to check on this Friday. If you are installing ESX 2.x today and at some point in time want to upgrade to ESX3, make sure you do not do a default installation. ESX2.x creates by default a 50mb boot partition,… Read more »

RE: Tutorial: How to Build an Effective Virtual Machine Template

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This is written for VM Workstation, but a lot of the ideas will work on ESX. Virtual Strategy Magazine published a tutorial on how create and customize an optimized master virtual machine for creating several clones for work: Many people have been asking for some tips on how to build… Read more »

PHD Consulting launches a free VMware ESX Server hot backup product

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Another free vmware backup tool PHD Consulting just released a new tool called esXpress. It’s available in 3 versions: LE, Pro and Enterprise. The LE version is available for free and offers: Complete 100% backups of all your virtual machines every day Faster then other virtual backup solutions. Realistic backups… Read more »

Clustering VMware ESX Server For Free With VMCL

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From Virtualization.info: Massimiliano Daneri, creator of the worldwide known perl script VMBK for live backup of ESX Server virtual machines, is working on another great project: VMCL. VMCL is a clustering software for VMware ESX Server based on the Linux-HA project, able to syncronize virtual machines between different host OS…. Read more »