• What's your recommendation for storage platforms for Hyper-V?

    So, I manage a small 3 node Hyper-V infrastructure and looking to upgrade this to a 5 node cluster with a 10Gbe iSCSI SAN. I have got the servers and networking spec'ed but trying to narrow do the storage platform. ...
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  • Microsoft Azure Stack: A Game Changer?

    Well, it's finally here, Microsoft Azure Stack.   Brandon Butler has a good write up on it in NetworkWorld   Article - Azure Stack: Microsoft’s private-cloud platform and what IT pros need to kn...
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  • Boot2Docker: Fastest Way to Get Up and Running

    You've heard of Docker and not sure how to get started?   Don't want to deploy an entire infrastructure to just to kick the tires?   You're in luck, Jack Wallen from TechRepublic wrote an excellent article...
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  • Sneakernet for the Cloud Era: Google Transfer Appliance

      Put away those thumb drives, things just got a whole lot bigger.   On July 18,  Ben Chong, Google Product Manager announced that Google released a new data center appliance called Transfer...
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  • What is holding you back from using public cloud?

    There are many reasons which make embracing the public cloud a challenge.  The top ones that I've often hit, or hear about among the community include:   Cost Architecture Data sovereignty Privacy and co...
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  • Turbonomic on AWS = wicked quick deployment :)

    There will be some blog content coming soon on this, but it's really exciting to see that you can run your Turbonomic control instance from AWS!   Turbonomic on AWS Marketplace   Make sure to watch the Tur...
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  • AWS Basics & 10,000 Foot Overview of Services

    I recently finished a training where I presented the essential services AWS provides to its customers and some short descriptions on each of the popular services.   AWS - 10,000 FT Overview by thomas burke on P...
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  • New SQL PowerShell CmdLets and more!

    Looks like there are a lot of changes coming up in the world of Microsoft SQL Server 2016 around PowerShell. There are actually a lot of updates that are announced alongside this, but for folks who are keen to script ...
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  • Choosing a Virtualization Management Platform blog post from Chris Childerhose

    Active GC community member Chris Childerhose has written a guest post here in the about:virualization blog with his take on picking the virtualization management platform that is right for you.   See what he has...
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