AD Certificate Services Migration – How to do with suitable regression plans? When the CA name matches the hostname?

There are few complications for doing a “migration” of CA role as the old CA name matches with the server hostname. I’ve faced this and after referring Tech articles and chatting few tech guys, I’ve successfully achieved this, so thought to blog this, and might be helpful to someone. The simple scenario below is a…… Continue reading AD Certificate Services Migration – How to do with suitable regression plans? When the CA name matches the hostname?

Switch Embedded Teaming to replace the traditional NIC Teaming for Hyper-V

Today I tested a very nice feature available with  Windows Server 2016, called Switch Embeddded Teaming (SET), so I thought to blog this. Before (With Windows Server 2012 R2) Windows Server 2012 introduced the support for RDMA NICs for higher throughput by utilizing the full capabilities of SMB 3.0 including SMB direct and SMB multichannel…… Continue reading Switch Embedded Teaming to replace the traditional NIC Teaming for Hyper-V

Storage Performance benchmarking

When it comes to designing a storage solution for your compute cluster, the main areas to consider are capacity and performance benchmarking. Performance benchmarking should be done at both storage level and at network level. At storage level, we deal primarily with what is known as IOPS – Read IOPS and write IOPS. Storage Level – RAID…… Continue reading Storage Performance benchmarking