Hardware requirements should be met before staring the installation process. Installation options should be identified. Locate ESXi installer and media location to boot the server For PXE installer booting, verify the network infrastructure is enabled for PXE booting. Choosing the method of Installing ESXi using the interactive mode, Auto deploy or using the script. Setting up… Read More 10 things to know about vsphere 5.0 installation and set-up process
Below listed are the few quick differences you can spot on when installing the and configuring the vsphere 5.0 in comparison with v4.x and I would say its a major upgrade. First important thing to know , if you are doing an upgrade to vsphere 5.0, make sure you backup the previous version because there… Read More What differences are in vsphere 4.x and 5.0?
Below Script can be used for reporting the website status and if any error message occurred. This script is completely self explanatory and comments have been added wherever necessary.# Setting up Email parameters$emailFrom = “email@example.com”$emailTo = ” firstname.lastname@example.org “$smtpServer = “smtp server or its ipaddress”$smtp = new-object Net.Mail.SmtpClient($smtpServer)#This values can be customize and also Sleep can be used for pausing the… Read More Monitor website availability on regular timings
Bit of Background : Currently with windows Azure Platform you can develop application and run then as web and worker role, which really doesn’t help when you wanted to run application with custom framework.Since windows azure as of now is mainly platform as service which mean you have very limited control over the operating system. So, VM… Read More How to Create VM Roles in Windows Azure?
10 Simple things to check when deploying VM Role into Windows Azure Highly recommended to use Hyper-V to create the VHD file Currently only Windows 2008 R2 is supported Make sure you have installed VMRole Integration component which is available under the SDK tools. Verify that you have ran the sysprep before uploading the VHD Create a local… Read More Best Practices in running the VM roles on windows Azure.