We (as Microsoft) have just released a great new feature ! Storsimple as a virtual appliance. This is amazing since it allows small enterprises to benefits all great features from Storsimple without actually buying the device or even for learning purpose. This virtual appliance comes
Deploying F5 BIG IP 12.X VE and BIG IQ VE (Hyper-V appliance) for NVGRE with SCVMM 2012 R2 or 2016 – part 4: Registering BIG IP into SCVMM2012R2
After finishing part 3, our BIG IP and BIG IQ devices are now properly deployed and configured we need now to move over SCVMM2012R2 console and add our BIG IP as a network service to serve as our NVGRE gateway. Before doing so, be
Deploying F5 BIG IP 12.X VE and BIG IQ VE (Hyper-V appliance) for NVGRE with SCVMM 2012 R2 or 2016 – part 3: BIG IQ VM
Now that we have our BIG IP properly configured by following part 2, we need to deploy BIG IQ which is the management interface for our BIG IP to which VMM2012R2 will send requests. Before creating the VM we will need to deploy the
Deploying F5 BIG IP 12.X VE and BIG IQ VE (Hyper-V appliance) for NVGRE with SCVMM 2012 R2 or 2016 – part 2: BIG IP VM
In part 1 we’ve checked all our prerequisites. Now we can continue by creating our BIG IP VM using the VHD file downloaded from F5 site. First of all we are going to create a Generation 1 VM with the following requirements : 2 vCPU
Deploying F5 BIG IP 12.X VE and BIG IQ VE (Hyper-V appliance) for NVGRE with SCVMM 2012 R2 or 2016 – part 1: prerequisites
Recently I’ve got a new customer to support which has the biggest WAP (Windows Azure Pack) infrastructure I’ve ever seen. This was really exciting because this customer is using multiple technologies on which I’ve never worked so it was a great opportunity for self learning.
Deploying a nested hyper converged hyper-v cluster with powershell and nano server 2016 Technical Preview 4
Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 4 has been released and bring nested virtualization into the game. At the moment it is restricted to Windows 10 10565+ and Windows Server 2016 TP4+ (including nano server) builds and from these operating system/hypervisor as physical host as well.
The technical Preview 4 of Windows Server 2016 has just been released few minutes ago on msdn. Happy downloading ! I’ll post details on the new features included in this release in next posts. msdn download: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/subscriptions/downloads/hh442898.aspx evaluation download: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/evaluate-windows-server-technical-preview
We were waiting for it since the release of azure powershell module 1.0.X. Since that time visual studio required some tweaks to be able to keep deploying ARM templates but here it comes ! The new Azure SDK has just been released and fixes
As a Microsoft employee i have two Azure subscriptions, one from our MSDN subscription like most of our partners as well and an internal subscription. My goal here is to extend my homelab into azure in order to move forward into my hybrid cloud environment.
Azure Powershell version 1.0.1 has been released. it introduces a new verb-noun combination (xxx-AzureRmxxx). See https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/azps-1-0-pre/ for more details. As a result visual studio has some issues right now to deploy ARM templates since it has no knowledge at all of these new commands.If you