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How do I give label to vSwitches on VMWare?

I've searched extensively trying to name the vSwitches that I create, but all I can name them are "vSwitchX" where x= some number. How do I give these switches names? I'm using the Web Client. ...
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Which CPU model to set for guest KVM when processor is Ivy Bridge?

For a KVM host with an Ivy Bridge processor, which MODEL should use for CPU>CONFIGURATION in Virtual Machine Manager? Ivy Bridge is not available.
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Microservers VS Virtual Servers

I am reading this articles in regard to microservers : 10 things you should know about microserver Microservers : What you need to know It seems to conclude that micoservers are best tailored ...
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Lab 2012 Hyper-v migration from esxi

I need some clarity on the hyper-v virtualization strategy coming from ESXi 4.x. Purpose: A VM for Sql Server 2012 w/ SP1 A VM for Sql Server 2014 CPT1 Hardware: Poweredge T100 8GB RAM, 2 SSDs ...
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Is a symmetric dual booting Windows/Ubuntu box possible?

I will soon have a dual booting development machine, with Windows on one HDD and Ubuntu on the other. They will be configured such that when booted as Windows the IP address is 10.0.0.2 and when ...
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IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL after moving Windows XP guest to new virtual machine host

I have two Virtual Machine Servers, both are similar spec 64 bit machines, same processor, etc. Both are running KVM with LVM based disks. One machine is using CentOS 6 Minimal as the Host OS, the ...
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Clustering on Virtual Machine

Can you cluster/load balance on a virtual machine? I figured that would be redundant if the same machine is still performing the work but in virtual areas, or am I wrong?
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How to monitor bandwidth on host which uses bridge-util and virtualization

I am running a debian squeeze box with bridge-util and LXC containers. I guess this is a 2 part request. I would like to know what my total bandwidth usage is I would like to see it broken down by ...
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fail2ban with bridge-util

Hello and happy new year, I am wondering if I can use fail2ban on a virtual host that uses bridge-util. I am using LXC containers for virtualization and have therefore direct access to all the log ...
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How to browse VPC website in host machine?

I'm kind of confused with the network adapters in Windows Virtual PC, I was able to browse my SharePoint website inside the Virtual PC, but I wanted to browse the website in my host machine, I wanted ...
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How to use VirtualBox as a router without NAT between two subnets?

My host machine is in a 192.168.2.0/24 subnet and I wanted to set up a 10.0.0.0/8 network with various hosts in VirtualBox that talk to each other. So VirtualBox should act as a router between those ...
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How does IP blacklisting work on virtualized/shared hosting?

I have read that many blocks of IP addresses associated with Amazon EC2 have been blacklisted by various ISPs. Therefore, even if you never sent spam yourself, emails you send from an Amazon instance ...
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Best OS for Xen Dom0 - have had problems with CentOS and OpenSUSE for Xen

I used the No Starch Press "Book of Xen" as a starting point to learn more about Xen and begin a dom0 installation as described therein. Through failed installations and subsequent searches I learned ...
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ESXi 4.1 on separate RAID 10 logical drive or RAID 10 single logical drive

Looked through numerous answers around the varying RAID configurations and the best approach when dealing with ESXi. I still however have some outstanding questions. There are 8x 300GB 10K SAS ...
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URL redirect to a virtual server on a VLAN

I have a production site, running off 10 servers. I've been given another virtual server on the same network as these 10 servers, to use for testing purposes. This server doesn't have it's own DNS ...
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List of virtual machines on XenCenter

We run Citrix XenServer's here, and currently have 3 production servers with approx 10 server running on each. It would be very useful if we could somehow export a list of the virtual servers, even ...
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Can't install/update 2008 R2 VMM Agent

I am trying to install and update agents using VMM 2008 R2. My VMM Service account has admin access to the VMM server and the host servers. Logged in as the service account, I can copy files from the ...
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Question on DNS Resolving, Multiple Virtual Hosts, Virtualization and DHCP

Preface: there are several virtual machine instances (one of KVM/XEN/OpenVZ/VirtualBox) each virtual machine instance can hold several virtual hosts (e.g. static.machine0, streaming.vmachine0, ...
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Does VMWare Server run on a Windows 7 Host Machine?

I'm currently running Vista Ultimate but I'm thinking about updating to Windows 7. Vista was not supported a host systems with VMWare Server (free version). Question: Does the latest version of ...
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Virtual Hard Disk Migration from Virtual Server 2005 to Hyper-V

I have two questions, Can I use existing 2nd Hard Drive as External Hard Drive inside Virtual Server Instance running on same machine? If I use right now Virtual Server 2005 and run my server, ...