Hi, I was wondering if there are some best practices concerning the Install of a SQL 2005 within a VMware ESX Virtual Machine. I am especially looking for configuration considerations concerning:
1. SAN disk layout for the SQL databases (use of iSCSI or Fibre or just a plain vmdk disk) and RAID layout
2. Memory settings
3. CPU settings
Ransomware is a malware that is again in the list of security concerns. Not only for companies, but also for Government security and even at personal use. IT departments should be aware and have the right knowledge to how to fight it.
Teach the user how to configure vSphere Replication and how to protect and recover VMs
Open vSphere Web Client: Verify vsphere Replication is enabled: Enable vSphere Replication for a virtual machine: Verify replicated VM is created: Recover replica…