Cisco UCS Boot from SAN Windows 2008 Installation Error 0x80300001

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.¬† (more…)

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How to identify Virtual server or Physical server

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.

VMware Workstation
root@localhost:~# dmidecode -s system-product-name
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