Monthly Archives: January 2013

IBM Storage WWPN Determination Guide v6.6

For those who used my IBM Storage WWPN Determination Guide, there is finally an updated version (v6.6).    You can find it right here: IBM Storage Systems WWPN Determination Version 6.6 New additions are the Storwize V3700 and the DS8870. … Continue reading

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Three smart letters: CBT

When it comes to protecting your VMs (and their data), there are many methods available: Installing backup agents Copying files Copying/cloning the entire VMDK Snapshotting the entire datastore At Actifio we have found the smartest way to protect a VM … Continue reading

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Cat videos: Being inspired by the kitten

January 2013 brought us the amusing story of a man in California who outsourced his job to a Chinese company, allowing him to slack off  and spend time watching cat videos.   I personally haven’t spent a lot of time … Continue reading

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