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Encore Technologies Datacenter Progress – Ceiling is up!

Every week brings major progress on the data center build out. This week the first ceiling went in, most of the drywall in the main room was finished and the sub-floor was sealed. Check out the latest time lapse video!

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vBeers – Columbus, OH (Thursday, March 10th, 2016)

Please join us for the March 2016 edition of Columbus vBeers. We are returning to Wolf’s Ridge Tap Room. The Tap Room is located at the rear of the building on the corner of Lazelle & Hickory Streets. Stop by to enjoy a brew and some techie conversation. Please take a moment to register for […]

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vBeers – Columbus, OH (Thursday, February 4th 2016)

Time for our first meetup of 2016. Join us for a couple of firsts. Our first visit to Zauber Brewing Company and a first time sponsor. LANDESK Software is graciously sponsoring us. LANDESK Software provides systems management, security management, service management, asset management, and process management solutions.   Join us for an evening of creating […]

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Using virt-install to install Windows Server 2008 in qcow2 format

When installing Server 2008 on Qemu, for the creation of an OpenStack Windows Server 2008 template; I found it easiest to use virt-install. Below is the code that I use to kick off that virt-install. virt-install –virt-type kvm –name win2008 –ram 2048 –cdrom=/path/to/cd-iso/server-2008.iso –disk path=/path/to/disk/file/location/2008.qcow2 –network network=default,model=virtio –graphics vnc,listen= –noautoconsole –os-type=windows –os-variant=win2k8  

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