Educational Episodes: Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI)

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Orest Lesyuk

Microsoft SQL Server High Availability: Always On Availability Groups VS Failover Cluster Instances. What to choose and when?

Microsoft SQL Server is the backbone of many businesses, but when it comes to high availability, which path should you take: Always On Availability Groups (AG) or Failover Cluster Instances (FCI)?

Alex Khorolets

Turn two VMware vSphere hosts into a full-blown cluster without breaking the bank, in 5 easy steps

Security, privacy, and performance have always been a priority for many businesses even over the limitless scalability offered by the cloud. Join us for a new video, on how to transform two on-prem VMware vSphere hosts into a bulletproof high-availability (HA) cluster for improved cost-effectiveness, high VM performance and enhanced security, in 5 easy steps.


Ensuring Business Continuity and High Availability With StarWind Virtual SAN

Want to optimize your storage infrastructure? Learn how StarWind Virtual SAN (VSAN) helps organizations achieve high availability and resilience.

Vladyslav Savchenko

Setting up StarWind Virtual SAN (VSAN) as Hardened Repository for Veeam B&R

Worried about keeping your business data safe from ransomware and other threats? Discover how StarWind Virtual SAN (VSAN) can fortify your backup strategy as a hardened repository for Veeam Backup & Replication (B&R).

Kevin Soltow

ESXi is free… So why would you buy an ESXi anyway?

Most admins know that VMware offers Free and Evaluation versions of their hypervisor. However, there are still some nuances that explain why people would actually buy ESXi.

Diana Abo Harmouch

What is V2V (Virtual to Virtual)?

V2V in Focus: What’s virtual-to-virtual migration all about? Learn what V2V is, why it matters, and how it works. Check out reasons for migration, hot vs. cold migration, and tools like StarWind V2V Converter.

Hanna Parich

How to Convert Hyper-V to VMware VM

VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V are among the most popular type 1 enterprise hypervisors. However, their VM formats are incompatible, and it is not uncommon for users to look for an easy way to migrate a virtual machine from one hypervisor to another.

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Vladan Seget

XCP-NG LTS has 10 years of platform support

As VMware ‘s pricing rules evolve, consider XCP-ng’s 10-year long-term support (LTS) for a stable and cost-effective virtualization platform. Discover the latest updates and why it’s a great alternative. 

Didier Van Hoye

Using Git submodules in your main Azure DevOps repository – Part II

Ready to streamline your Azure DevOps projects? This article walks you through the process of managing submodules, from addition to removal, in a practical lab environment.

Brandon Lee

Microsoft Entra joined and hybrid joined devices: Pros and Cons

Considering a hybrid approach to managing your IT infrastructure? Discover the benefits and differences between Microsoft Entra joined and hybrid joined devices.

Vladislav Karaiev

Understanding RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, and RAID 01: Comprehensive Guide to RAID Configurations (Part 1)

Discover what RAID is and explore the basics of RAID levels like RAID 0, 1, 10, and 01, along with their pros and trade-offs.

Volodymyr Khrystenko

DRBD/LINSTOR vs Ceph vs StarWind VSAN: Proxmox HCI Performance Comparison

Comparing HCI Storage Performance: DRBD/LINSTOR vs Ceph vs StarWind VSAN. Dive into a detailed performance comparison of DRBD/LINSTOR, Ceph, and StarWind VSAN on Proxmox VE.

Didier Van Hoye

Using Git submodules in your main Azure DevOps repository – Part I

Ready to level up your Azure skills? Check out how to quickly set up a lab environment to start experimenting with Git submodules in Azure DevOps.

Brandon Lee

7 Steps for successful Azure Migration

Planning to migrate to Microsoft Azure? Discover the 7 essential steps for a successful Azure migration.

Vladan Seget

VMware Aria Operations 8.17.1 – A Leap Forward in Cloud Management

What’s new in VMware Aria Operations 8.17.1? Explore enhanced cloud management, seamless upgrade flows, advanced Private AI and GPU monitoring, and lots of other improvements.

Brandon Lee

Windows 11 Security Features in 2024

Concerned about cyber threats? Discover the latest in digital security with Windows 11.