How I Converted My Physical And Virtual Machines Into Hyper-V Format

Few weeks ago I wrote here that I had been busy helping a small clinic on most weekends with their IT needs. The business is very small and can’t afford to hire an IT staff to manage their systems. The IT work around the business isn’t much for a full-time or part-time employee and that’s […]

I Am back After A Month Away From Writing

Well, it’s been exactly a month since I last posted a blog here, and this post will detail some of the reasons why I was away. I normally write about two to three posts a week, but it’s been over four weeks since I last posted anything on this blog. Besides posting great tutorials regularly […]

How To Install and Configure Samba on Ubuntu 14.10

This brief tutorial shows you how to easily install and configure Samba file sharing on Ubuntu 14.10. With Samba, one can share files and folders with users on other machines like Windows, Mac OSX or other Linux machines. The process is pretty easy. Just install Samba and other Samba related tools and start sharing resources. […]

How To Install VMware Workstation 11 On Windows 8.1

This post is part of a series we started about using virtualization software to run multiple operating systems on a single host computer. In our last post we said that if the host computer (the computer the virtualization software is installed on) is powerful enough, you could operate as many operating systems or guest machines […]

Using VirtualBox and VMWare Workstation For Testing and Development

It’s 2015 and this is our first post of the year! Hope you had a wonderful 2014. Few days ago a friend of mine asked how come I owned so many computers? I was surprised because I do not own so many computers. He probably hadn’t heard of virtualization software. You see, I owned two […]

How To Install VMware Workstation 11 On Ubuntu 14.10

VMware workstation 11 has been released and this brief tutorial is going to show you how to install it in Ubuntu. Installing on Windows is easy, just go and grab the executable file for your version of Windows and install. I’ve just installed it on my Windows 8.1 machine. This new release supports the latest […]