Steps to Install VMware vSphere ESXi 6.7

VMware vSphere ESXi is one of the most popular hypervisor. It is used by most companies to manage their virtualization infrastructures. VMware vSphere version 6.7 lately released by VMware includes many more improvements like Configuration Maximums, Bug Fixes, ESXi Quick Boot, Persistent Memory(PMem) for the best performance and stability of the ESXi hypervisor. The version 6.7 […]


Install DNS Server Role in Windows Server 2012 R2

DNS or Domain Name System is the basic requirement of any kind of network. DNS works in client-server mode, where DNS client may call a computer or domain name string, and DNS server will help the client to perform name-to-IP address mapping so further TCP/IP actions can be performed by the client. Without DNS server, […]


Prerequisites of installing Exchange 2016

Exchange 2016 consists of two roles, Mailbox server role and Edge Transport server role. Before you install new Exchange 2016 in your organization there are many prerequisites that you need to prepare and go through. In this post, I will show prerequisites of installing Exchange 2016. Prerequisites of installing Exchange 2016 There is a nice hardware […]


Install and Configure VMware ESXi 6.0

After understanding basics of VMware vSphere components it’s now time to Install and Configure VMware ESXi 6.0. Make sure you’ve gone through various editions of vSphere before purchasing and installing it. There are few system requirements that must be met before you can install ESXi server. Make sure the server hardware that you are going to install […]


Install Exchange 2016 in Windows Server 2012 R2

Exchange 2016 is latest version of Email server from Microsoft. If you are coming from Exchange 2013, there are few new features introduced in Exchange 2016. RTM version of Exchange 2016 have been released in October 2015. The installation of Exchange 2016 is similar to the installation of Exchange 2013. The major difference between Exchange 2016 and Exchange 2013 is, […]


Install Exchange Server 2013 SP1 in Windows Server 2012 R2

Microsoft released Exchange Server 2013 SP1 on Feb 25, 2014. With the release of Edge Transport server role, Exchange 2013 is finally a complete product. Exchange 2013 now has total of three roles, Mailbox server role, Client Access server role and Edge Transport server role. Exchange 2013 SP 1 also introduced many new features. In […]