Dropbox 2011 Quest! :) Free GBs of additional Space.

Dropbox 2011 Quest! :) Free GBs of additional Space.

So you have been using Dropbox with all of it’s groovy enhancements, but are quickly running into a space crunch.  Obviously, you could pony up ... Read More

Is SQL 2008 a supported configuration for that Citrix Product?

Is SQL 2008 a supported configuration for that Citrix Product?

That’s a pretty common question these days.  With all of the products in my tech solutions, everything seems to have a SQL backend set up ... Read More

VAAI in vSphere 4.1 COULD break your RecoverPoint consistency groups!

VAAI in vSphere 4.1 COULD break your RecoverPoint consistency groups!

Jeff Miller sent over this warning for environments leveraging vSphere 4.1 and RecoverPoint.  Here is all the technical gooeyness. If you are not running FLARE ... Read More

Public Cloud : Turn your engineers into helpless users.

Public Cloud : Turn your engineers into helpless users.

Sounds like a good April Fools joke but it’s only January.   I think outsourcing parts of an environment to the cloud might have this ... Read More

Dropbox extensions to make your life easier

Dropbox extensions to make your life easier

I just recently read a post from a favorite blog of mine by Vladan about some right click enhancements he uses with Dropbox.  Inspired, I ... Read More

Installing vCenter 4.1 in a Windows 2000 Domain

Installing vCenter 4.1 in a Windows 2000 Domain

I finally found some time to begin installing vCenter 4.1 into my new ESXi lab and ran into an error I thought I would share.  ... Read More

Building the ESXi Boot Drive.

Building the ESXi Boot Drive.

With my new lab being built out for VMware vSphere 4.1, I took the opportunity to make the jump over to ESXi from ESX.  The ... Read More

Citrix XenDesktop DDC Installation Error

Citrix XenDesktop DDC Installation Error

If you are installing a Citrix XenDesktop Desktop Delivery Controller and receive an error while trying to install, check to verify that you have the ... Read More

Off-Topic : Breathe some new life into your PC or Laptop with a Memory Upgrade

Off-Topic : Breathe some new life into your PC or Laptop with a Memory Upgrade

This post is not DIRECTLY for the Virtualization Aficionados who read my blog but more for my Facebook friends and family and maybe theirs too. ... Read More

rant: The Path of Least Resistance

rant: The Path of Least Resistance

My first post of 2011 is related to something that is frankly, far from Twenty-Eleven cutting edge. It was a pretty UNIQUE error I ran ... Read More