Managing Dell PowerEdge VRTX using Windows PowerShell

I recently found a good post on Dell TechCenter about managing Dell PowerEdge VRTX with PowerShell.

To see the post, click here.

Dell Compellent Storage Center Replay Manager 7 and Microsoft Hyper-V Best Practices

This document, published at the Dell TechCenter global, outlines best practices for  configuring Dell Compellent Replay Manager 7 to backup and restore Microsoft Hyper-V 2008 R2 and 2012 environments, leveraging VSS consistency.  Topics include configuring backup sets, recovering guest VMs, recovering guest VM data with Expose, and protecting guest VM data on direct-attached disks.

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Managing Dell PowerEdge Servers with Windows PowerShell and Dell iDRAC

Today I saw a great article from Dell TechCenter about how to manage your Dell PowerEdge Servers with the integrated Dell Remote Access Card (iDRAC).

For the full article please click here.

Windows Server MPIO Best Practices for Dell Compellent Storage Center

This paper, written by Dell, provides a technical overview of Microsoft Multipath I/O (MPIO), and detailed instructions on how to install and configure MPIO on Windows Server 2003 and above.  This guide includes detailed instructions on how to configure the Microsoft iSCSI initiator, and recommended hotfixes and registry settings to keep Dell Compellent volumes functioning properly in case of a server connection failure to Storage Center.