ESXi datastore connections

The following is a rehash of an internal blog post I did for the office.  ESXi allows for different types of datastore connections and the following is the “quick and dirty” on those connections.  Please do NOT consider this the…

Backup, Replication and all that jazz …

I’ve been dealing with backup questions over the last little while and it seems that a lot of SMB operations have a lot of confusion about what constitutes a backup system.  I guess in very simple terms, a backup system…

Do I need a server?

We’ve had a few new customers ask this question lately and the answer really is, “It depends”. In most cases we like to see a proper server go in, usually loaded with SBS, because we like the control provided by…