10 GB connection dropping on SYS-5028D-TN4T

I have four of the wonderful Supermicro mini - towers (details here). I really like them.  But just recently I have had two incidents of the 10 GB port dropping.  This would impact my storage and vMotion networks. The network is an Intel X552/X557-AT 10GBASE-T with a NetGear 10 GB 8 port switch (model 708 … Continue reading 10 GB connection dropping on SYS-5028D-TN4T

VAO – Virtual Lab ‘X’ not found on server ‘y’

You might see this error one day in VAO.  I have. It is pretty simple to see this.  I had configured my replication on the production site, and I had created the virtual lab on the recovery site.  I did that specifically since I had virtual labs on my production site for the SureBackup jobs … Continue reading VAO – Virtual Lab ‘X’ not found on server ‘y’

Customization of the guest operating system ‘windows9Server64Guest’ is not supported …..

Hi all, An odd issue.  I am trying to update my lab - to the new AD version, so that I can add things like Exchange in it, and also be more current.  There are some things customers have mentioned to me I want to play with in Veeam.  So I started by deploying two … Continue reading Customization of the guest operating system ‘windows9Server64Guest’ is not supported …..