Tag: Virtual Machine

Windows Server 2012 Essentials R2 on Home Server Show 228

Windows Server 2012 Essentials R2 on Home Server Show 228

On this episode of the Home Server Show we are going to install (or try) Windows Server 2012 Essentials R2 on my HP N54L. During the install we will be looking at Jim Collison’s install screens and going over what’s new, Virtual Machines, and a whole lot more.  We also go over Windows 8.1 and […]

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BYOB Episode 107

BYOB Episode 107

Last show of 2012! We have a special guest with us today. Gavin Campbell is going to share his virtual server. Michael has updated his virtual server as well. It the Virtual edition of the BYOB Podcast. Gavin Campbell – @gavin_campbell Gavin Campbell’s VM setup: Hyper-V Server OS:  Windows Hyper-V 2012 Server Core Motherboard:  ASRock […]

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The Home Server Show 180

The Home Server Show 180

I crawled out from underneath my rock and found out how popular this Hunger Games stuff is.  Also, Microsoft drops a bombshell on the Media Center enthusiast crowd.  Media Center is now an add on software only on the Windows 8 Pro edition.  John, Jim, and Dave are dropped into the Hunger Games arena to […]

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ESXi Venture – Part 1

ESXi Venture – Part 1

As an avid fan of dedicated boxes, I have always opted not to use virtual machines in my production environment. Not because I am against it but rather for simplicity and backup. I have been playing around with Hyper-V as well as desktop VM solutions such as Virtual Box and VM Player for quite some […]

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The Home Server Show 153

The Home Server Show 153

This episode contains two big debates.  The first is should you use an SSD drive as your Windows Home Server operating system drive.  The second is running Windows Home Server in a virtual environment or running other servers in a VM on your WHS 2011 server.  There might not be a right answer to these […]

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Project: One

Project: One

Virtualizing the Home So what does a tech nerd do when there are too many PC’s? It’s time to consolidate them into one box. How does one go about building a VM server for the home you ask? To this enthusiast, it would have to be a balance of power and efficiency. Nothing wasted, but […]

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BYOB Episode 14

This week we on BYOB Is Intel trying to rip you off? AMD reveals their new Zacate APU. Mike breaks down the basics of Virtual Machines, while Michael and Tim chime in with their opinions. We decided to go easy on our listeners and kept the show a bit shorter this week. We hope you […]

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