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Linux for Windows Server Admins

By Stuart Burns - April 24, 2014

In part 1 of a new series, learn the basics behind Linux, including logging in, mounted media, and managing users.

Migrate or Restore a Windows Server 2012 R2 Certification Authority to a New Server

By Russell Smith - April 24, 2014

Migrating to a new version of Windows Server or different hardware? Learn to backup CA components so they can be restored to the same or a different server.

How to Set Up a VMware View Event Log Database

By Brian Suhr - April 24, 2014

In this tutorial, learn to create and setup a VMware View event log database to capture events and errors within View.

Install PowerShell Web Access in Windows Server 2012

By Russell Smith - April 23, 2014

Make remote administration easy with a PowerShell Remote Access Gateway in Windows Server 2012. Learn how in this handy how-to article!

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Top 10 VMware vSphere Performance Tips

By David Davis - January 8, 2013

Viva la virtualization! Make the most of it with our top 10 performance vSphere tips by David M. Davis.

What is VMware vCloud?

By David Davis - January 2, 2013

Virtualization guru David Davis discusses cloud computing and VMware's vCloud products in particular.

Troubleshooting VMware View 5: Failure Points

By Petri IT Knowledgebase Team - February 17, 2012

In this first of two video posts, learn about the most common failure points in VMware View 5 and how to troubleshoot them.

Top 10 VMware Performance Tweaks

By David Davis - January 8, 2009

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By David Davis - January 8, 2009

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