Tag Archives: server 2012

Configuring CentOS 6 and Windows VMs for virsh console on KVM

Accessing the console of a KVM VM directly rather than via SSH (Linux) or RDP (Windows) can occasionally be useful.  For example, if a Linux VM suffers a disk issue and is stuck at a single-user mode prompt, SSH won’t … Continue reading

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Study resources for the MCSA on Windows Server 2012

Many HR departments still do not know about Microsoft’s MCITP certifications.  Microsoft must have realized this as they recently discontinued this program in favor of the “old” MCSA and MCSE, though the acronyms now stand for Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate and … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2012 RTM available to Volume License customers

If you have access to Volume License Service Center, you can now download Windows Server 2012 Standard and Datacenter editions!  Read on for details…

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Windows Server 2012 on VMware ESXi 5 – Initial impressions

I’m currently studying for the new Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: Server Infrastructure (MCSE: SI) certification.  A couple of my current certs are upgradeable to this so apparently I only need to pass 70-413, and 70-414, and 70-417.  Luckily I received an invitation email … Continue reading

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