The latest question into the Ask the Architect mailbag comes from Andy. Andy is creating a Provisioning services design for an environment based on Windows Server 2008, with the write cache stored on a NetApp share. Andy's question is if the write cache estimates are correct. Basically, Andy is estimating 650 MB write cache per… Continue reading Dear Architect, is my write cache estimate correct?
A long time ago, in a blog far, far away, I asked a simple question "What virtual desktop design topics are you interested in?" Thankfully, I got a few comments from Steven Hunt, Faisal Iqbal, and Tyrone Thomas so I won't be forced to deliver a standard, glossy marketing presentation. Instead, those of you attending… Continue reading Do you know all that you should know about desktop virtualization
I'm working when I'm idle, well from my desktop's perspective that is the case. We all know that when a desktop starts, when a user logs on, when a user is working and when a user logs off that user has an impact on the system resources: CPU, Memory and Disk. When the user is… Continue reading I’m working when I’m Idle