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The Under $800 VMware Quad-Core 32GB Home Lab

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert Because I am a geek, and my needs change, and this is what I like to do I often check out new hardware, cost features etc.  One of the things I wish I did on my 8-core lab was go for a smaller form factor case.  Pricing, […]


8-Core, 32GB RAM, 240GB Flash Home Lab Hardware Assembly 1

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert A while back I wrote about a couple of options for building a single, powerful desktop capable of running a nested ESXi lab (4-core & 8-core), these are my notes about that home lab hardware assembly.  The 8-core post has remained fairly up to date, I made […]


Virtual Design Master Challenge 1 Complete #VirtualDesignMaster #vDM

The first Virtual Design Master challenge is in the books, now its on to the Disaster Recovery challenge.  My design is available below as is the recorded Google+ Hangout.  I’d love feedback on the design, as Chris Wahl mentioned I surely needed more diagrams in this document, and that omission […]