Quick Tip: Odd issue with Windows 2008 R2 Standard running on VMWARE 8 Workstation–The Remote device or resource won’t accept the connection…

Not an Exchange post, but a Windows one for those of you whom use VMWARE. Today I was building a new SQL server within my VMWARE Workstation 8 environment. Everything was going swimmingly right up until I had just finished Windows 2008 R2 setup. I was in the process of applying Windows Updates when I […]

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VMWARE Server – Installing Exchange 2007 SP 1 Using CCR on Windows 2008 – Part 2…

In my previous article on this subject (located here: http://telnetport25.wordpress.com/2008/02/16/vmware-server-installing-exchange-2007-sp-1-using-ccr-on-windows-2008-rtm-part-1/ I explained how you can configure VMWARE server 1.0.3 to run Windows 2008 server and what sort of resource allocation of the host that you should be looking to provide your VMWare Guest in order to get a reasonable test environment running. Before I begin […]

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