By: battala

June 3, 2009 6:47 pm

How to add Virtual Hard Disks and get them to work inside the Guest Operating System

Rajesh Battala explains how to add additional virtual hard disks and get them to work inside the Guest OS in a VMware virtual environment.

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By: dmair

March 27, 2009 11:58 am

Accessing File Systems on Disk Block Image Files

David Mair shares a variety of examples, tricks, and techniques for using the loopback block driver on Linux.

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By: variia

March 16, 2009 1:44 am

Enterprise Class Virtual Machine Management for FREE!

Manage your XEN or KVM virtual machines throughout their life cycle with an enterprise class tool for FREE! If it wasn’t exciting enough ConVirt binaries are available in rpm packages for SLES10 through YUM repository, ready to install…

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By: brsuma

October 9, 2008 4:40 pm

Configuring SAN and Creating VMs connected to SAN using NPIV on SLES10 SP2

Suma B R explains how to create a npiv setup on SLES10 SP2 with XEN as hypervisor.

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By: variia

August 25, 2008 3:57 pm



By: virtualization

August 5, 2008 10:44 pm

x86 virtualization and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

The emergence of broadly deployed x86-based virtualization is causing an evolution of the role of an operating system. Novell is in an excellent position to take advantage of these changes and provide differentiation from other operating system vendors.

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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: samprior

July 11, 2008 2:52 pm

XEN Networking (inc. bonding) with an IBM BladeCenter

Novell is working hard, along with the rest of the XEN community, to significantly improve and simplify the network configuration necessary on the host sever and virtual machines. It is likely that standard network-bridge script will soon be improved to better support bonding. I have found the scripts in SP1 more than adequate for bonding, however they do need some adjustment.

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By: samprior

June 27, 2008 1:32 pm

XEN Virtual Machine Migration

Sam Prior shows you two different methods to migrate a virtual machine from one physical server to another.

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By: kryptikos

May 30, 2008 9:15 am

Accessing Files On A VMDK Without Booting The Virtual Machine

Arrrgh! I just shut down my virtual machine when suddenly I realize I need to pull a file from it. Do I have to really start the vm back up? Nah…the power of Linux shows up again…

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