hypervisor

Hardware

VMware ESXi Setup and Install

NetworkChuck has a new toy and he shares the unboxing and setup with us. I bought a new (old) server to add to my lab!! Buying an old Dell PowerEdge Server or an HP Proliant is the best thing you can do to beef up your lab and start learning. In this video, I walk […]

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Windows

How to use Microsoft Hyper-V on Windows 10 to Create Virtual Machines

Kevin Stratvert provides a step-by-step tutorial, learn how you can use Microsoft Hyper-V to create virtual machines. Hyper-V enables running virtualized computer systems on top of a physical host. These virtualized systems can be used and managed just as if they were physical computer systems, however they exist in virtualized and isolated environment. Special software […]

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Containers

What’s the difference between Containers vs VMs?

In this lightboard video, Nigel Brown with IBM Cloud, answers this question and more. He also breaks down why users should not just look at virtual machines and containers as competing technologies because there can be a lot of benefits of having them work together for particular use cases.

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Hardware

A Look at Big Old Expensive Servers

Recently, I heard a term for companies (specifically IT leaders) who actively resist the move to the cloud – “Server Huggers.” But, what exactly are they are clinging on to?  This Does Not Compute shows you.

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