By: variia

August 15, 2008 1:12 pm

Advanced Update Server Mirroring including OES

Complete guide for mirroring SLES10, SLED10, OES2 update servers, create network installation sources, upgrade sources, etc.

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By: variia

July 31, 2008 4:42 pm

Visualizing Heartbeat (HA) managed resource dependencies

This tip explains how to visualize HA managed resources and their dependencies with a graph.

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By: variia

January 30, 2008 12:07 am

Making CommVault SP2 Galaxy work on SLES 10 SP1

Ivan Vari shares a solution on how to get CommVault 7 SP2 to work on SLES 10 SP1.

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By: variia

January 25, 2008 10:54 pm

Monitoring UPS on SLE 10 SP1

Ivan Vari explains how to set up APC Back-UPS CS 500 on SLED 10 SP1. This is useful if you are running critical services/applications and want to be informed about events related to power, such as failure, recovery, battery status, etc.

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By: variia

December 21, 2007 6:56 pm

Create, Manage, Mount iSCSI Volumes at Boot on SLES 10 SP1

Ivan Vari shows you how to create and manage iSCSI volumes (including LVM managed) on SLES 10 SP1 then mount them automatically at reboot.

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By: variia

October 5, 2007 12:25 pm

Ultimate Linux Desktop

Ivan Vari shares a solution based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 with VMware virtualization. The outcome is a multi-boot (Linux/Windows) environment which allows a user to load both systems natively and virtualized as well as providing ultimate flexibility.

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By: variia

September 28, 2007 11:25 am

SAN Storage Design for Xen Virtualization Based on Block Devices

This article by Ivan Vari focuses on a design where virtual machines are manually managed/migrated by the administrator and running on block devices.

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By: variia

August 30, 2007 12:33 pm

Mount/access Files Residing on Xen Virtual Machines

Ivan Vari explains how to access files residing on Xen virtual machines. This can be a life saver when for instance the VM is not bootable and you need to restore or edit some files quickly to fix it.

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