Virtualization

ISO Image Files & VMware

with 8 Comments by David Davis

VMware Workstation, Server, and ESX Server can use virtual CD/DVD disks instead of having to insert physical disks. This saves tons of time and trouble. Even better, creating a shared ISO library and all of your Virtualization servers can share that installation media. Let's find out how to mount these virtual CD/DVD drives in VMware.… Read More

Microsoft launches Hyper-V beta 1

by Daniel Petri

Completely unexpected Microsoft launches the first beta of its upcoming hypervisor Hyper-V (formerly codename Viridian / Windows Server Virtualization). This first beta, initially planned for the end of this year, was later postponed to February 2008, in sync with the global launch of Windows Server 2008 (formerly known as "Longhorn"). But Microsoft put a great… Read More

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    How to Configure VMware ESX Alarms

    by David Davis

    Once you have your VMware ESX Server Datacenter up and running, you are going to want to know when the virtualized financial server goes down or, much worse, when the virtualized email server goes down. So how do you know what is going on in your ESX farm when you aren't sitting there and staring… Read More