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NUMA - Understand it & its usefulness with Windows Server 2012
I have mostly got puzzled look whenever I spoke about NUMA support on Hyper-V so thought of penning the concept & benefits down. As the high end servers & blades are available to further consolidate datacenters, its critical to understand how NUMA can help you to take full advantage of those...
22 Jan 2014
VMware or Microsoft? Quick Comparison between vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V
In lots of customer discussions, the one thing that comes out often - How does Microsoft Virtualization stcak ( Hyper-V & System Center 2012 R2) compares with VMWare virtulization stack (vSphere 5.5 Enterprise Plus + vCenter Server 5.5). I have tried focus on real-world perspective based on my experience...
22 Jan 2014
Sharing resources as promised..
Many of you have asked for the resources/decks for reference. Here we go --- :) :) My decks available on skydrive - https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=3A5FDFEA06AFE259&id=3A5FDFEA06AFE259%21110 Other useful pointers - http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/ http://channel9.msdn.com/ ...
10 Dec 2012
Hyper-V Replica : scenarios
I am sure some of you might have heard about this amazing capability that is available with Windows Server 2012 - Hyper-V Replica. For those of you who have been working in virtualized environment for a while & are well verse with building Highly Available systems, Hyper-V Replica would be...
28 Aug 2012
Why Virtualization makes sense at every stage of IT life cycle
I have been thinking of writing about it for quite some time now & finally here I am - Any virtualization choice requires a number of options—no matter where you are in your IT life cycle. Perhaps you are virtualizing your first workloads to trim your organization’s IT budget. Maybe...
6 Aug 2012
SMB 3.0 : All about it - Part I
Thought of writing a blog about SMB 3.0 and somehow it hit me to first talk about SMB from the very scratch and then move to SMB 3.0. What is SMB ? Wikipedia definitions says - Server Message Block (SMB), also known as Common Internet File System (CIFS) operates as an application-layer network...
8 Aug 2012
Thanks for attending IT Camp this quarter - resources as promised
Thanks to all those who have attended the IT Camp in 6 cities across India. I had a great time talking to you all. Some of you asked for the decks, so here you go.. https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=3A5FDFEA06AFE259&id=3A5FDFEA06AFE259%21110 Cheers, Pracheta
25 Sep 2013
Microsoft India Techdays are here !!
The next up is in Chennai, so if you are nearby please join us. We can catch up for discussion. You can register at - http://www.microsoft.com/india/events/techdays/locations-Chennai.aspx If you are in other parts of India, check out upcoming events at - http://www.microsoft.com/india/events...
22 Nov 2012
TechEd India 2013 is here
For details visit http://india.msteched.com
16 Mar 2013
Updated Links on Windows Server 2012 File Server and SMB 3.0
In this post, I'm providing a reference to the most relevant content related to Windows Server 2012 that is related to the File Server, the SMB 3.0 features and its associated scenarios like Hyper-V over SMB and SQL Server over SMB. It's obviously not a complete reference (there are new blog posts every...
8 Aug 2012
Windows Server 2012 Storage whitepaper now available for Download !!
Happy new year !! Wish this year brings lot of learing & undertanding :) With that note, I am happy to share that Windows Server 2012 Storage White Paper - a great resourse to get more clarification & implementation insights on Storage Spaces, ReFS, SMB 3.0, CSV2, Hyper-V Storage. You...
4 Jan 2013
Windows Server Virtual Labs
If you don't have the right hardware or time to set & to test out all scenarios, Virtual labs are available for you to explore new Windows Server 2012 with so less effort. The scenarios covered are - Virtual labs Active Directory Deployment and Management Enhancements In this lab...
28 Aug 2012
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