Category Archives: Server 2012

Windows Server 2003–R.I.P. (soon)

As I write this post, there is only around 300 days left for Windows Server 2003 life. Yes, time goes by fast and we have to embrace the future. It…

Extending your DataCenter to Azure using Cisco SMB Router (RV042G)

A while ago, I started playing with Azure and always wanted to extend my humble lab to the Cloud, just so I could expand and contract when needed. I could…

A Quick Test on Windows 2012 File Deduplication

As part of my certification studies, I decided to give a try on storage pools and file deduplication. A simple scenario, with a standalone server and three (virtual) disks. You…