Category: storage

Using iOmega IX4-200d as DHCP, DNS, TFTP and PXE server

This article is a bit off-topic if compared to what I usually write about ‘VDI’, but I thought it was worth to share. I really like the benefits of PXE booting and wanted to run PXE boot in my homelab, however my LinkSys WRT320N wireless router only provides very basic DHCP functionality. The other option …

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APAC Virtualization Roundtable (SNIA with @Rodos) – Wed 2/2

This week megastar Rodney Haywood (@rodos) hosts the show interviewing Paul Talbut from SNIA. SNIA lead the storage industry worldwide in developing and promoting standards, technologies, and educational services to empower organizations in the management of information. Hear from local SNIA general manager Paul Talbut about SNIA in Australia, what they do and what’s planned …

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VDI Flash Calculator v1.9 Major Released

I have just uploaded a new release of the online VDI Flash Calculator. This is a Major release and include cool new features. Despite a number a requests I have delayed including IOPs calculation due to the workload specific nature. I wanted to make sure that aspects such as Read/Write ratio and RAID penalty were …

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