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Monster VMs Mass Storage & How to check storage used

Jason Boche posted an interesting discovery with regards to Monster VMs and the amount of storage one would be sticking to them.  One of the large projects being designed today  has the likely reason to hit this limit with just … Continue reading

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VMware still supporting DOS

Just saw the release of the 28 July 2011 patches for ESX(i) and in the list fixed is this little nugget. When you use Altiris DOS boot disk and PXE boot a virtual machine running on ESX 4.1 with flexible … Continue reading

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Upgrading Firmware on ESXi

A bane of any system administrator’s existence is the constant stream of firmware updates to fix various bugs and issues that occur. One of these HBA Firmware updates is a fairly common issue where a new LUN or Target is … Continue reading

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