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Batch Convert VMware VMDK to Hyper-V

I’m doing some conversion of legacy VMs and have been using the StarWind Converter to convert the disks. This utility has been around for years and I’ve used it on and off for a long time whenever converting VMs from … Continue reading

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Storage Replica in Windows Server 2016

What is Storage Replica? Block level synchronous or asynchronous, volume based data replication. What does it do? Replicates storage data from a disk attached to one instance of Windows Server to another disk attached to a different instance of Windows … Continue reading

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VMware vSphere Security

What a can of worms this topic seems to be. I suspect it’s mostly because of the stepping on toes that VMware environments cause to medium-to-large size organisations, i.e. those that are big enough to have separate network and server … Continue reading

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QNAP RTRR failures to FTP destination

I now have two NAS units at home, my original Lacie Network Space 2 (which was actually fine, I was just worried about all my data on a single harddisk) and my new QNAP TS-239 Pro II +. The QNAP … Continue reading

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FTP with SSL/TLS to QNAP NAS from AndFTP on Android

Not really enterprise IT but somebody might find this useful (including me in a few months if it breaks and I’ve forgotten what I did!) So you have a QNAP TS series NAS (I have a TS239 Pro II + … Continue reading

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