Cisco UCS Boot from SAN Windows 2008 Installation Error 0x80300001
Windows is unable to install to the selected location. Error:0x80300001
Windows cannot be installed to this disk. This computers’s hardware may not support booting to this disk. Ensure that the disk’s controller is enable in the computer’s BIOS menu.
This is a common Error while installing Windows 2008 server on Cisco UCS Blade Boot from SAN. Continue reading Cisco UCS Boot from SAN Windows 2008 Installation Error 0x80300001
How to identify Virtual server or Physical server.
If you are renting a Linux server from a data center and you want to check you got a Physical server or Virtual server .Below are the commands you can identify for server hardware.
root@localhost:~# dmidecode -s system-product-name
VMware Virtual Platform Continue reading How to identify Virtual server or Physical server
I have update the Firmware of Cisco UCS B Series Blades and UCS Manager .
I followed the steps from Cisco Guide . I went through the manual update from Page No 16 after downloading the Firmware . Continue reading How to update Firmware on Cisco UCS Blades and UCS manager 2.0 to 2.1
Dell Servers Warranty Information
Dell Modular Server Enclosure Accessing over network
Dell Blade 1955 Enclosure
Accessing the DRAC/MC Web-Based Interface
1-Open a Web browser.
2-Type https://where is the IP address for the DRAC/MC.
NOTE: The DRAC/MC default IP address is 192.168.0.120.
3- To log in, type your DRAC/MC user name and password.
NOTE: The DRAC/MC default user name is root and the default password is calvin.