Virtualigeek is all speeds and feeds now. So, break out the old school nested virtualization video. Running Windows 10, Windows 8.1 inside of Windows 8.1 VirtualBox host which is running in VMware Workstation 11 on a Windows 7 host. Can you dig it?
We will deviate from Jonathan’s series on setting up a vSphere Lab within VMware Workstation in this post. One of the limitations of VMware Workstation and Fusion is the virtual networking. With VMware ESXi you can associate a physical port to a vSwitch. This allows you to share virtual networks between hosts. VMware Workstation andContinue reading “Tip – Expanding VMware Workstation Lab to multiple physical hosts”
In video number 2 of walking through Jonathan Frappier excellent series on installing a vSphere lab in VMware Workstation, we will show how to create clones of our Windows 2012 R2 server. One difference between my lab and Jonathan’s is that I recommend placing your template on your SSD if you have multiple drives inContinue reading “Video – Creating Clones in VMware Workstation (vSphere Lab Part 2)”
I decided to create walk-thru’s to Johnathan Frappier’s #vDM30in30 labs. While I have no intention in doing 30 videos in 30 days Johnathan has laid out a very good framework for setting up a lab and I thought video walk-thu’s would add some value. His write-up on this lab can be found here. The entireContinue reading “Video – Installing Windows Server 2012 R2 (vSphere Lab Part 1)”