Category Archive: General/VI3 Links


May 11

.General/VI3 Link Index

Jump To: Application Virtualization – Backups – Books – Clouds – Converter – CPU – Database Virtualization – Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity – Distributed Power Management – Distributed Resource Scheduler – Energy Savings – ESX – ESXi – General – Getting Started – Hardware – High Availability – HyperV Vs. ESX – Licensing – Linux – …

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Apr 05

Application Virtualization Links

Active Directory Considerations when hosting Active Directory domain controller in virtual hosting environments Virtualizing a Windows Active Directory Domain Infrastructure (VMworld 2006) How to detect and recover from a USN rollback in Windows 2003 Server How to detect and recover from a USN rollback in Windows 2000 Server ESX Server-AD Integration ESX Server Integration with …

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Mar 05

Backup Links

Consolidated Backup in Vmware Infrastructure 3 VMware Consolidated Backup Best Practices, Tips and Tricks Backup and Recovery of Virtual Servers (VMworld 2006) Hot Backups and Restores (VMworld 2006) Non-disruptive Backups of Vmware Environments Using Veritas Netbackup (VMworld 2006) Perl Backup Script for Vmware ESX 3.x Online Backup to Windows Share using vmsnap_all and vmsnap.pl (W2K3) …

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May 05

Book Links

VMware VI3 Implementation & Administration (Eric Siebert) RapidApp’s Quick Start guide to ESX 3.0 VMware ESX Server 2.5 Advanced Technical Design Guide (Free download) VMware ESX Server: Advanced Technical Design Guide (Ron Oglesby, Scott Herold) VMware Infrastructure 3: Advanced Technical Design Guide and Advanced Operations Guide (Scott Herold, Ron Oglesby, Mike Laverick) VMware Infrastructure 3: …

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Apr 05

Cloud Links

Cloud Computing in Plain English Cloud Computing in Plain English PART 2 from GoGrid.com BrightTalk: Cloud Computing The Cloud is Kicking My Butt What is the Cloud? A conversation Recent Cloud Postings EMC 2009 Strategic Forum – Paul Maritz and VMware – Part 1 EMC 2009 Strategic Forum – Paul Maritz and VMware – Part …

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Apr 05

Converter Links

Introducing the Next Generation of P2V: Vmware Converter 3.0 (VMworld 2006) VMware Converter Best Practices (VMworld 2007) P2V Product Comparison Ultimate P2V Remove non-present devices from converted system and Microsoft KB Article Virtualize a Linux Server with VmWare Converter 3.0.1 Linux P2V Virtual Machine to Physical Machine Migration Best practices for troubleshooting VMware Converter Using …

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Apr 05

CPU Links

ESX Server 2 Best Practices Using Vmware Virtual SMP ESX Server 3 Ready Time Observations A Performance Comparison of Hypervisors ESX Server CPU Scheduling (VMworld 2007) How to be a Good Guest – AMD – (VMworld 2007) Evaluation of ESX Server under CPU Intensive Workloads AMD & Intel Servers Compete for Ultimate Virtuality What to …

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Apr 05

Database Virtualization Links

SQL Server Your SQL Server Performance Is Not VMware’s Fault SQL Server Performance in a VMware Infrastructure 3 Environment Exchange and SQL on ESX Server (VMworld 2007) Best Practices for SQL Server Microsoft SQL Server and VMware Virtual Infrastructure Oracle Oracle licensing Using ESX Server and VirtualCenter to Reduce Oracle Real Application Clusters Deployment Costs …

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Apr 06

Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Links

VMware users explore disaster recover options VMware ESX Server and Storage Architecture Best Practices for Performance, Backup, and Disaster Recovery (VMworld 2006) Using Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning to Drive Virtualization in the Production Data Center (VMworld 2006) An Aggressive Approach Using P2V to Address Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning (VMworld 2006) Leveraging …

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May 06

Distributed Power Management (DPM) Links

Configuring Distributed Power Management Does VMware DPM shorten ESX server lifespan?

May 06

Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Links

Resource Management with Vmware DRS Effective DRS and HA in Production DRS Performance and Best Practices VMware HA and DRS Capacity Planning VI3 Resource Management and DRS – Performance Use Cases (VMworld 2007)

May 06

Energy Savings Links

Reducing Data Center Energy Costs with Power and Cooling Savings Calculator Virtualization – The Most Impactful Solution to Data Center Power Crisis Virtualization: The Best Initiative for Alleviating the Power Crisis in the Data Center PG&E Energy Efficiency Program Datasheet Averting the IT Energy Crunch Virtualization takes on the Data Center VMware’s Energy Savings Green …

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May 06

ESX Links

ESX Server Architecture (VMworld 2007) ESX Server 3.0 Tips and Tricks (VMworld 2006) Enabling Active Directory Authentication with ESX Server Configuring Management Agents for ESX Server 3.0.1 Adjusting ESX Server time zone What does ESX stand for? How to get VMware ESX virtual machine redundancy without VMware HA or vMotion How to script one VMware …

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May 07

ESXi Links

Installing and Configuring ESXi (Pt. 1) Two ways to patch ESXi installable (Pt. 2) VMware ESX 3i: Technology Evolution, not Revolution VMware ESX 3i Guide How to upload files to a VMware ESX 3i Server How to create your own bootable ESX 3i USB stick Get full control over your ESXi server VMware ESX Server …

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May 07

General Links

VMware Versions compared Choosing between VMware Server and ESX Server VI3 Key Feature and Benefits Summary by Version (3.0.x) VI3 Key Feature and Benefits Summary by Version (3.5.x) A Comparison of Software and Hardware Techniques for x86 Virtualization Understanding Full Virtualization, Paravirtualization and Hardware Assist VMware ESX Server: Scale Up or Scale Out? VI Support …

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