Does anyone have any best practice suggestions on how to deploy a Windows 2008 Ent server environment which the license supports up to four licensed Windows servers? Bringing up mutiple Window 2008 Server VMs on a VMWare ESX platform.
Should the 08Ent VM be deployed first, with its licensing service setup, prior to bringing the other 08 servers online? Is there any way in which the servers should *not* be deployed such that it is outside the Microsoft licensing guidelines in this setup?
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This article outlines why you need to choose a backup solution that protects your entire environment – including your VMware ESXi and Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization hosts – not just your virtual machines.
To efficiently enable the rotation of USB drives for backups, storage pools need to be created. This way no matter which USB drive is installed, the backups will successfully write without any administrative intervention.
Multiple USB devices need t…
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The USB drive must be s…