10 décembre 2012

Everything you want to know about Network Teaming in Windows Server 2012

I was recently given a pointer to the following document: Windows Server 2012 NIC Teaming (LBFO) Deployment and Management It is a very comprehensive guide to setting up network teaming in Windows Server 2012, and discusses many of the common questions that I hear about network teaming (it also discusses network teaming an Hyper-V at length). If you are using (or are planning to use) Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012 in a production environment – you really should read this document, so you understand all the options that are now... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2012

UAG 2010 SP3 for 2013, what to expect for DirectAccess?

According to Forefront UAG team blog, UAG 2010 Service Pack 3 is in progress and should be available in the first quarter of 2013. Additional information are provided by a recent Ben Ari blog post.   According to ben Ari, support for Windows 8 clients connecting to a UAG 2010 SP3 in DirectAccess will be for SP3. --> Please see the rest on Benoit's Blog : http://danstoncloud.com/blogs/simplebydesign/archive/2012/12/02/uag-2010-sp3-for-2013-what-to-expect-for-directaccess.aspx 
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10 décembre 2012

Release: Solarwinds Virtualization Manager 5.1

Solarwinds has released version 5.1 of its virtualization management product Virtualization Manager. This version is the follow-up of version 5.0 which was released in April this year. Virtualization Manager is the product which Solarwinds acquired when it acquired a company called Hyper9 in January 2011. Virtualization Manager delivers integrated VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V capacity planning, performance monitoring, VM sprawl control, configuration management, and chargeback automation.   Version 5.1 provides the following... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2012

10 évidences que les informaticiens doivent accepter

Les temps changent en informatique. Notre confrère américain InfoWorld liste les dix nouvelles vérités dont les équipes informatiques vont devoir tenir compte afin de réussir leurs missions. 1 - Le « Bring Your Own Device » se développeraquoi qu'en pense le service informatique.2 - Le service informatique a perdu le contrôle de la technologie et de la manière dont l'entreprise l'utilise. L'époque de la dictature des méthodes et des machines est terminée.  Il faut désormais que la DSI développe un pouvoir... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2012

Q: Is it true you can't disable User Access Control (UAC) in Windows 8?

A: User Access Control is a key technology in the later Windows OSs, including Windows 8. It helps limit normal privileges available during a logon session for privileged users, such as an administrator. It was originally introduced in Windows Vista and prompted users frequently when elevation of privileges was required. The number of prompts was reduced in Windows 7 with a more flexible level of control of the level of prompting in the User Accounts control panel applet, via the Change User Account Control... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2012

StarWind Tape Redirector : access Tape from a VM!

Just a post to link to a free software from StarWind, that allows to access from a virtual machine to a physical TapeReader:   Tape Redirector Tape Redirector is free software that provides the interface for accessing a tape library via iSCSI protocol. This solution seamlessly integrates with any tape hardware and works with all backup solutions. Key advantages ZERO investments Intuitive interface Possibility to back up VM data directly to the tape hardware Download StarWind Tape Redirector StarWind Tape... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2012

Convertir un disque VHD en VMDK

Un outil Starwind V2V Image Converter gratuit permet de convertir des disques VHD (format Microsoft) en disque VMDK (format VMware) et vice-versa. L’utilisation est la suivante :   1/ Lancer l’outil : 2/ cliquer sur ‘Next’ : --> La suite est à lire sur le blog : http://fabricemaison.wordpress.com/2012/12/09/convertir-un-disque-vhd-en-vmdk/