Server Virtualization


A Total Beginner's Guide to macOS X on AWS, Part 3: Connect to Instance

After detailing the need for dedicated hosts, how to handle quotas and creating instances, Brien Posey walks you through the instance connection process.

A Total Beginner's Guide to macOS X on AWS Part 2: Provisioning Instances

After covering the need for dedicated hosts and how to handle quotas, Brien Posey walks you through the instance creation process.

A Total Beginner's Guide to macOS X on AWS, Part 1: Dedicated Hosts and Quotas

Brien Posey explains the need for a dedicated host, quotas and more in this first installment.

Using vCenter Server with a Raspberry Pi

In part 3 of a series, Tom Fenton shows how to add VMware Tools to a Linux Virtual Machine (VM) running on the Pi, use vCenter Server to manage the device, and then create a Fedora VM and add a USB Gigabit ethernet adapter.

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VMware Changes Per-CPU Pricing Model

VMware this week announced an update to its per-CPU pricing model that will increase costs for some customers in certain situations.

How To Use Linux for an ESXi iSCSI Server

Tom Fenton walks you through step-by-step to set up an iSCSI target on Ubuntu and how to connect ESXi to iSCSI.

How To Use Linux for an ESXi NFS Server

Tom Fenton explains which Linux distribution to use, how to set up a Network File Share (NFS) server on Linux and connect ESXi to NFS.

News Roundup 07-24-19: Canonical, ReactorWorks, NAKIVO, More

News from Canonical, ReactorWorks, NAKIVO, VMware, Storware, StoreONE and Microsoft/AT&T.

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2019 Finally Available for Download

Approximately eight months overdue, the virtualization platform was finally released this week.

How To Use a Thin Client as a Printer Server

Don't throw away your old printer just because it's no longer supported on Windows 10 -- follow these steps to set up an easy workaround.

Step-by-Step: Opsview's [Free!] WSLTools App

The stand-alone application not only monitors the processes and services running on WSL, it also allows you to manage all your WSL instances from a GUI.

How To Install and Use the VMware Photon OS, Part 3: Testing the NetropyVE WAN Emulator

The final part of this three-part series shows you not only how to disable the firewall using netcat and iperf, but how to test Apposite's new virtual WAN emulator.

How To Install and Use the VMware Photon OS, Part 2: Adding a User

Part two of this three-part series shows you how to add a user to Photon OS and enable it to respond to pings from other systems.

What You Missed at VMworld 2018 Europe

Barcelona included some eye-catching tech.

How To Install and Use the VMware Photon OS

This first article of a three-part series on Photon OS steps you through how to install and use the lightweight Linux distribution as a base OS for your Linux project.