Tag: "VMWare"

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SSD System Drive on WHS 2011

SSD System Drive on WHS 2011

For a good year and half now my EX490 has served me well as the only server in my household.  It takes care of all essentials activities such as media sharing and backup.  It’s the hub of my digital archives, the brain in the distributed backup solution and with VMware it’s my own little cloud.  […]

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Turning your HP MSS EX49x into a Virtual Server - Part 2

Turning your HP MSS EX49x into a Virtual Server – Part 2

Introduction This article will cover installing VMWare Virtual Server 2.0 on Windows Home Server and setting up guest operating systems.  Part 1 covered the steps in upgrading the hardware in an HP MediaSmart Server EX490 to deal with virtualization. You will need a copy of VMWare Server 2.0.2, a License Key (given for free after […]

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Turning your HP MSS EX49x into a Virtual Server - Part 1

Turning your HP MSS EX49x into a Virtual Server – Part 1

Introduction This article is based around upgrading the hardware in an HP MediaSmart Server EX490.  Later articles will cover installing VMWare Virtual Server 2.0 and guest operating systems. Say What? There are a lot of articles and posts on the internet showing you how to run Windows Home Server in a virtual environment.  I did […]