Category: Virtualization

Virtualization Free Training Articles
Mar 25 2015

VMware/VCP5 Prep Series: Creating and Configuring VMware Clusters

In this article we will learn how to create and configure a VMware vSphere cluster using a Web Client. A cluster is … Read More

Feb 25 2015

Understanding the Different Network Types in VMware and VirtualBox

One of the areas less understood by people learning to use virtualization software such as VMware, VirtualBox, etc., is that of virtualized … Read More

Dec 12 2014

Installation of CUCM in VMware Workstation and GNS3 Integration

We will start a new series for CCNP-Voice CIPT1 and in this series we will be doing a lot of hands-on exercises … Read More

Nov 21 2014

VMware/VCP5 prep series: Creating and Administering vCenter Server Alarms

In this article we will learn how to create and manage alarms in VMware vCenter server. We will cover the following topics: … Read More

Mar 31 2014

Changes in VMware Certified Professional – DCV 5.5

Introduction During the opening keynote of VMworld 2013, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger announced the general availability of the next generation of their … Read More

Feb 18 2014

Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V (Part 3)

Virtualization is one of the most tested subjects on the exams required for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) certification. The last … Read More

Feb 17 2014

An in-depth look at XenDesktop 7

In my previous article about Windows XP, I promised to do a piece on XenDesktop 7 (XD7), well… here it is. I … Read More

Dec 12 2013

VCP5 prep: Create and Deploy Virtual Machines

Continuing with the articles that are part of the VCP5-DCV blueprint, it’s time for us to talk about virtual machines. In this … Read More

Dec 09 2013

Desktop as a Service a.k.a. DaaS

During the past few weeks, I repeatedly talked about virtual desktop infrastructures, or VDI, (XenDesktop, VDI-in-a-Box) its advantages, some of the technology … Read More

Nov 19 2013

VDI, Citrix, and Server 2012 R2’s Data Deduplication

Now I wouldn’t directly call this Part 3 of my VDI series (part one and two here), although it’s probably not that … Read More

Nov 12 2013

VDI, Storage and the IOPS that Come with It – Part 2 of 2

Welcome back. In part one, we covered VDI basics including some of the most common issues that could interfere with building a … Read More

Nov 05 2013

VDI, storage and the IOPS that come with it. Part 1 of 2

One of the topics I’d like to discuss throughout this article is VDI and some of the common issues we might run … Read More

Oct 03 2013

Delivering EUC & enabling BYOD with VMware Horizon Suite

Every single time that I’m in front of a group of clients to talk about the “New” things that are happening in … Read More

Aug 07 2013

BYOD… beyond the hype

When I started out in the IT business just short of 15 years ago, mobile phones were a big deal, a privilege … Read More