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  1. ICT Tip #62 - Previous Versions

    by , 25th February 2014 at 03:16 PM
    This may or may not be relevant for your environment, but if it is, it's only ever a help for your users to know how to use the feature. ICT Tip 062 - Previous Versions.doc
  2. Systems Center: The Lie of Integration

    by , 16th January 2012 at 11:45 AM
    This is entirely a rant, and only tangentially instructional. It is related to the virtualization malarkey Iím doing at the moment, but wonít actually help anyone set up a similar infrastructure. It might save someone a bit of brain-ache in the future, but mostly, Iím just annoyed.

    To recap briefly: I want shiny new virtual servers in a high-availability cluster, and to do that, I have 2 beefy DL380 G7s and a single DL160 G6 to act as a physical DC and administer the VMs. Thereís ...

    Updated 16th January 2012 at 11:52 AM by sonofsanta

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  3. Building a NAS Box - My DIY Hassle Free Experience

    by , 12th January 2011 at 10:36 AM
    A while back we realised that our tape backup system was not going to last forever so we decided to look into alternatives.

    A NAS box is one solution and can be put together fairly cheaply if required so I decided to see if I could build a simple unit and perform a backup using symantec backup exec. We also wanted to snapshot our Xen server for safety.

    Here is the documentation of a hassle free experience with NAS and FreeNAS:

    Server Specification ...
    Tags: backup, budget, nas
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