A collection of 5 posts
Adding disks to 2008 R2 Server Core VMs
In a lab environment, sometimes anything can go. Solutions aren’t always standards compliant or don’t always follow best / sensible practices. One that I can’t shake off though is using separate drives in my VMs for operating systems and data. It’s too ingrained. Given my new found
Installing VMtools on Windows 2008 Server Core
Not having a full GUI to use, it can sometimes be difficult to install software on Windows 2008 Server Core machines. You need to get used to scripted installations, software distribution methods and / or silent installs. If you've gone as far as initiating the tools installation for a VM you
Windows 2008 - Full Fat or Diet?
Out of curiosity (cats give it a bad name in my opinion) I recently chose to do a little experimentation. No bunsen burners and weird coloured liquids though, I wanted to do a light weight comparison of Windows Server 2008 R2 vs Windows Server Core 2008 R2 in my home