- Windows Primary Domain Controller on a Server 2008R2 platform
- Windows 2010 Share Point Server running on Server 2008R2
- Windows Home Server 2011 for Client Backups
- Windows 7 Professional for DVR Recordings
The datastore resides on a 1TB WD Black Caviar while the ESXi OS (v 5.0) is running on a USB 3.0 Flashdrive. Storage for the VM's will be supplied by a 5 x 2TB Raid 5 storage array.
The tricky part about this is trying to convert the existing Hyper V servers over to a VMWare platform, essentially on the fly. This is being accomplished by using a free program from VMWare called VMWare converter.
Details to follow.