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Virtualisation mini-datacenter setup?

We have (gradually) built up a simple network of servers which I intend to use as a virtualisation stack(?). To illustrate the hardware that we have at our disposal please see the following image: ...
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Drive configuration for small virtualization

I do IT infrastructure support primarily for small businesses (up to ~50 users). The past few years I have been doing some server virtualization for situations that don't require a second physical ...
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Recommended Development / Build Server RAID Configuration

I've done a lot of research on RAID configurations; Wikipedia, questions here on serverfault, articles, on random websites: RAID5 vs RAID10; Build Server Capacity Planning. From my understanding, it ...
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Virtualisation server for a small business: questions on design, hardware components and vendor [closed]

I need to build or buy a server in order to migrate a small business to its own infrastructure. The business has under 20 employees across 4 sites. Currently, the head office site (where this new ...
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Optimal Configuration for five 300 GB 15K SAS Drives

I recently acquired an HP Z800 workstation that has five 300 GB 15K SAS Drives. This system will be dedicated to running multiple virtual machines under VMware Workstation (Note: I'm not using ESXi ...