Monthly Archives: July 2011

Windows Time and Synchronising using NTP server.

If you’re looking for a suitable time server/agent to keep your servers time accurate, this bit of freeware from Greyware may be just what you need. I installed the software on the Windows domain controllers and sync’d it to pool.ntp.org … Continue reading

Posted in Freeware Utils | Leave a comment

VMware Capacity Planner Guides

Great little guide to getting things up and running here on Cosonok’s It Blog.  I also found some more tips here on Gabes Virtual World and Everything you wanted to know about VMware Capacity Planner here on VMETC.

Posted in VMware | Leave a comment

HP Accredited Presales Professional (APP) 2010

I did the Prometric exam today and passed well, so well that I have decided to share all the documents I read through to re-gain the accreditation.    I’ve renamed all the PDFs because HP’s naming convention makes no sense to … Continue reading

Posted in HP | Leave a comment

vSphere 5 new licensing model

You can read about the pros and cons of VMware’s new vRAM based licensing model over here on UP2V.   You can also download a licensing calculator to see how the new model compares to the old model in terms of costs.

Posted in VMware | Leave a comment

HP Solution Demo Portal

HP Solution Demo Portal showcases how HP technologies lead, innovate, and transform enterprise business by providing a central location for all demonstrations, webinars and supporting collateral. Live and prerecorded demos feature HP hardware, software, services and partnerships in an exciting … Continue reading

Posted in HP | Leave a comment

HP Server Product Selector

Are you stuck on which HP server to buy…. never fear, HP have a new tool to help you out – click here.

Posted in HP | Leave a comment

Free Copy of HP DDR3 for Dummies

If you’re interested in this free book, just register here.

Posted in HP | Leave a comment

Windows Server 2008 Domain Administrator Password Reset

Given to me by a work colleague and verified as working, this is possibly the quickest method for resetting administrator passwords. Start your computer from a bootable DVD Either use the original Windows Server 2008 installation DVD or use a Microsoft … Continue reading

Posted in Windows | Leave a comment