Author Archives: kartook

VMware Fights Fire with Fire

VMware has imported another ex-Microsoft veteran to fight Microsoft, its worst enemy. This time it’s Tod Nielsen plucked out of Borland, where he’s been CEO for the last three years, to be VMware’s chief operating officer, a specially created job that reports to fellow Microsoft veteran, VMware CEO Paul Maritz. Back in Microsoft’s golden age, […]

Single Internet Connection but HA Infrastructure – Using Bridging Instead of Routing

Introduction – The Design Constraint The customer had decided to build a hosting platform, but could only arrange for a single internet connection to that site due to location. However, all other hardware was duplicated for high availability. After considering the options the following diagram was prepared showing the first pass at the design. This […]