Tag Archives: virtualization

Installing Linux Lite – A mini review

Home users that ONLY check email and use very few other programs may consider replacing their OS.   Linux has made an exceptional gain over the past several years with a Programs (Add/Remove) component and with hardware drivers. To see … Continue reading

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VMware Player Review – Virtualization that’s easy

VMware Player allows for the installation of a virtual machine onto your workstation.  This means of creating a second operating system within your operating system allows you to test or use an operating system of your choice.  The user-friendly interface … Continue reading

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Paragon Virtualization Manager 12 Compact 3 day giveaway

Bill Mullins finds some of the best deals.   Go over and read his article and see how to get this software for free! (Limited time)    With our class working with virtualization in several different areas, this article explains … Continue reading

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Free Virtualization Certification from Microsoft

Want to earn a free Virtualization Certification? The Virtualization Challenge means that for a limited time, you can take Exam 70-659: MCTS: Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualization, at no cost, from a Microsoft Learning Partner near you. If you … Continue reading

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Linux Live USB Creator

Here’s an excellent review of Linux Live USB by Bill Mullins – If you’re looking for a painless way to run Linux without having installed any one of 200+ distributions to your Hard Drive, or without having to boot from … Continue reading

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Increase hard drive size in VirtualBox

Running out of hard drive space on your virtual OS?  Here’s how you can increase the size. (VirtualBox Version 4+) From the command line, you will need to navigate to the VirtualBox folder under program files. and type the following- … Continue reading

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Run VirtualBox on a webserver as a cloud OS

Want to run VirtualBox on a webserver for training or need to run VirtualBox remotely on a webserver?  Need VirtualOSs in the cloud? Download PHPVirtualBox.  Unzip the files into a folder in your webserver.  Give permissions for web users.  In … Continue reading

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