Microsoft Windows Server Hyper-V 3.0 Technical Hands on Guide


I was nicely surprised by the content of this free E-book from Veeam which is a real step-by-step guide. The document is called Understanding Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012 and it’s a detailed, illustrated guide for Microsoft Windows Server Hyper-V 3.0. For those of you who wants to see step-by-step which allows you to learn about Hyper-V [...]

PowerGUI 3.5 released


New update for PowerGUI with 3.5 release. PowerGUI can help you build your own scripts for your environment by providing GUI interface with help when typing commands to build scripts. PowerGui works with PowerPacks, and I blogged in the past about PowerGUI and also about a Book which can help you to get started to [...]

Under the Hood: Updates and Improvements in Active Directory Tools for Windows Server 2012


New free E-book called Under the Hood: Updates and Improvements in Active Directory Tools for Windows Server 2012 by Global Knowledge. Get your copy. The Microsoft Windows Server 2012 released recently brought completely new UI with new management console. You might want to see some quick guide and learn some tweaks to quickly manage Server [...]

VMware Free Training for Security – 1h Online, Self-Paced


New free training course from VMware, which is available online. Note that an account at VMware Learning required at VMware Education, but you can register for free there. You’ll be able to learn about VMware Security Suite which is available as a part of the vSphere Essentislas Plus package as a VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.1.2. [...]

Best Freeware utilities and WP plugins in 2012

After the Deadline - Spellchecking plugin

I wanted to share some best system tools which are freeware utilities and which I discovered in 2012. Also in this post you’ll find some WordPress plugins that I recommends. I’m principally blogging about virtualization, but this post would fit rather into system admin/Wordperss category. Still, can be useful for all system admins or virtualization [...]

Monthly Drawing – Register to win your dream lab

VEEAM Dream Lab

Having a home lab for learning virtualization is a necessity. You can install, break down, re-install, test, rebuild. You can do a lot of testing by having your own homelab. Unfortunately not every one can afford it, so the preferred way is still nested virtualization All in one box. VMware Workstation or ESXi 5.1 free version are [...]