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HP updates its customised images for VMware ESXi 5.5/5.1

HP has updated its ESXi customised images to reflect the recent release of ESXi 5.5 as well as its September 2013 Service Pack for Proliant. HP’s customised images are fully integrated sets of specific drivers and software that are tested to work togethe ...
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Dell Customized vSphere v5.5 ISO is out!

Hey kids, if you’re on Dell PowerEdge servers, and looking for the Customized ESXi v5.5 ISO, it’s out!

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VMware vSphere 5.5 & Dell 12G Servers: Reliable Memory Technology

A few days ago Dell released BIOS updates for their 12th generation servers. Among all the notes about preparations for the Intel E5-2600 v2 refresh there’s one line that’s of interest to those of us thinking about running vSphere 5.5 on our version 1 12G ...
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HP Customized Version of VMware ESXi 5.5 Released!

HP Customized version of ESXi 5.5 (September 2013)  is now available!

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HP refreshes server management with HP OneView (Julian Wood)

HP has announced a new product to manage HP BladeSystem and ProLiant G7/Gen 8 infrastructure called HP OneView which is due to be released in October. HP thinks the existing way of deploying and managing servers is built on models from 20 years ago and i ...
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VCE Announces New Vblock Offerings

Today, VCE announced new additions to their Vblock converged infrastructure product line. The offerings announced include the Vblock Model 340, two new specialized configurations for high-IO workloads, and version 2.5 the VCE Vision Intelligent Operations ...
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Home Lab Upgrade - More Power!!!! (Michael)

Recently I've been struggling to run more and more workloads so I decided it was time to upgrade my trusty lab to something with a bit more power.  I've had my current lab for well over a year and it has served it's purpose extremely well.  With ...
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Special First Look at the HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 Ultra Micro Tower Server G1610T - HT129 - YouTube 58:38

A special edition to Home Tech that was recorded after show 128 (http://theAverageGuy.tv/ht128 class="yt-uix-redirect-link" dir=ltr href="http://theaverageguy.tv/ht128" rel=nofollow target=_blank>http://theAverageGuy.tv/ht128), Jim (@jcollison) stayed ...
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HP Proliant MicroServer G8–A Decent Home Lab Server? (TechHead)

There is a new HP Proliant MicroServer on the scene, and this time it is Intel based with more CPU clout and a few minor changes, some good and some not so much.  HP have aimed this new G8 MicroServer model at the small businesses (with 10 or less em ...
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HP Virtual Connect Firmware upgrade may cause Server Profiles to be unassigned causing a network outage

HP has released a serious advisory that upgrading certain Virtual Connect firmware may cause server profiles to be unassigned which will cause a a network outage for your blades.

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HP G7/Gen8 Blades: New Emulex firmware 4.2.401.2215 released

HP has released a new firmware version 4.2.401.2215 of its Emulex OneConnect 10Gb Ethernet Controller which is used in HP G7 and Gen8 Blades. The built in LOM adapter names on a G7 Blade server are NC553i or NC551i and the Mezz card is NC554m. The CNA LO ...
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Vblock + VISION + UIM Video 6:39

We’ve learnt a lot over the 3-ish years that Vblock has been on the market.   The core “why” people choose to deploy on Vblock or Vblock-like consumption/support models is fundamentally about hyper-standardization to commoditize the whole infras ...
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Pushing Dell BIOS Settings with Group Policy

Welcome back to our “Managing the Dell BIOS” series! In this final part, we are going to start pushing BIOS setting with Group Policy.

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The new HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 - a great virtualization homelab server

I’ve always liked the small size of the HP MicroServer which makes it perfect for use in a virtualization home lab, but one area that I felt it was lacking was with the CPU. The original MicroServer came with a AMD Athlon II NEO N36L 1.3 Ghz dual-cor ...
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Dell BIOS Update Utility (GUI Version Guide)

Have you ever wanted to configure the Dell BIOS remotely? Sometimes, it would be pretty awesome to just push out a group of BIOS settings and enjoy another cup of coffee! Do I have your attention now? Good! To start off with, &nbs ...
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Paper: Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 Reference Architecture on Dell PowerEdge VRTX

Dell has released a paper titled:"Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 Reference Architecture on Dell PowerEdge VRTX". The paper which contains 36 pages describes a reference architecture for a remote office infrastructure using a Dell PowerEdge VRTX chassis. De ...
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Install HP Smart Update Manager (SUM) on RedHat Enterprise Linux 6

So this is one of the times that you can’t remotely install the latest drivers and firmware updates to a Linux host remotely, the work around is to install the HP SUM server on the Linux host and update it locally.

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Manage the Dell BIOS Remotely: Enterprise Guide

How do you manage the BIOS settings on your computers? When I asked this question to a few friends, the response was the sound of crickets. One in our group spoke up. He walks around and manually configures them! While he is obviously in better shape than ...
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SCCM 2012: Deploying Dell BIOS Updates using the Application Model

During a recent migration from SCCM 2007 to SCCM 2012 SP1, I wanted to really start taking advantage of the new Application Model for software and driver deployments. My goal was simple, to create an Application that would deploy any Dell BIOS Update, to ...
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