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How to Run ESXi from a USB Flash Drive

Many of us know that ESXi can be installed not only from a CD disc, but also from a bootable USB flash drive. What’s more, a USB flash drive can be used not only as installation media – ESXi can a ...

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How to Extract Content from VMDK Files: A Step-By-Step Guide

Sometimes a VM cannot be started, however you may need to access the data stored on a virtual disk used by a VM. This situation can happen after the unsuccessful installation of some applications, upd ...

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Meet the NAKIVO Team at VMworld US 2019 in San Francisco!

This August, the NAKIVO team is excited to possibly see you at one of the largest cloud computing events in the Americas, VMworld US 2019. More than 21,000 attendees representing 5,000 companies as we ...

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Magnetic Tape Backup: Choose the Best Backup Practice

Disk-based and cloud-based backups are more commonly used than magnetic tape backup due to the benefits that they provide, such as continuous data protection and instant recovery. However, despite mul ...

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The Best Way to Reset the ESXi Default Password

Any user who installs the ESXi hypervisor must set the root password, but users and administrators cannot change the ESXi default password if it gets forgotten/lost. This approach may not be the best ...

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Performing Hyper-V USB Passthrough: A Step-By-Step Guide

Virtualization technology enables the abstraction of computing, storage, and networking resources, meaning that you can create a virtual version of your physical hardware. However, in some cases, you ...

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NAKIVO Backup & Replication v9.0 – Welcoming Windows Server Backup

We are thrilled to announce the release of NAKIVO Backup & Replication v9.0! The latest version includes new and exciting features capable of transforming your data protection experience. With the ...

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An Introduction to Nutanix: What, Why, and How

Previously, NAKIVO Backup & Replication could only protect VMware, Hyper-V, and AWS EC2 environments. However, with the release of v8.5, NAKIVO has extended its support for virtualization platfo ...

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VMware Workstation Pro vs VMware Workstation Player: How They Compare

VMware is one of the leaders in the market of virtualization solutions and its products are greatly respected by a high number of users and customers. On top of enterprise grade VMware vSphere product ...

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VirtualBox Network Settings: Complete Guide

In this modern business world, networking is a crucial component of interactive computer operations. It is difficult to imagine how to exchange data between computers without networks in a world where ...

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