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Fully implemented VMware DR solution

This is a pretty sight: In 10 minutes I was able to promote a replicated LUN on our off-site DR SAN, rescan for volumes on our off-site DR ESX host, and then add the VM to the inventory and power

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SAN replication and MacBook updates

On Monday I implemented some routing and switching changes with the help of AT&T and our awesome network support guys from Integrated Logic. This finally let our iSCSI traffic for our Equallogic SAN units talk to each other between the

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Camp Harris

I’m now camped out at Jeff + Angel’s dog sitting Niko and Suka for the next week 🙂 Is a nice little change, though was weird driving them up to the airport and then coming back myself and dealing with

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PowerSchool migration to VMware

The last couple of days have been busy with VMware and PowerSchool. We’ve had a consultant in working with us, and it was the perfect opportunity to migrate our student information system (SIS), PowerSchool, in to our VMware environment. I

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APC PCNS setup for VMware

There’s a lot of confusion of APC’s PCNS software for VMware. Basically, ignore the generic instructions provided on the CD 😉 This was tested on multiple ESX 3.5 Update 4 hosts and worked perfectly connected to a pair 2200’s. From

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About Me

Iain Foulds, 33 years old. Originally from England, now living in Seattle. I currently work as a Senior Content Developer for Microsoft writing about Azure VMs. Gamer. Very passionate about photography. Comments and opinions expressed here are my own. More...

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