Host disks are not setup to use RAID. Host hypervisor OS will need to be reinstalled and new virtual machines will need to be built. We are using Microsoft Hyper-V 2012 as the host OS and each guest will have Microsoft Server 2012 Standard. This host will start as a backup server and then eventually [...]
Moving vCenter cluster off of legacy R905 AMD servers to new Intel Xeon E5 VRTX cluster.
Summary Migrate a production MS SQL database server that was irresponsibly built on a RAID 0 disk array and has SMART errors daily for the last 6 months. The Details SMART errors across a RAID 0 LUN cause major corruption to several SQL databases. Built a new SQL 2012 BI Edition server on Server 2012. [...]
Completely rebuilt the network stack with all new core and edge switches.