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ebay is cheap 1 for esxi homelab

New serie: ebay is cheap !! I can not buy any for tried. Power supply and pcie are not standard for all motherboard,  one include adaptator. Not help for you sorry. That is the good stuff on ebay: Arima Quad … Continue reading

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Update firmware HP 452372-001 Infiniband PCIe on vsphere 5.5

For updating the HP 452372-001 card in ESXi 5.0 / 5.1 / 5.5 , you need 3 files : mlnx-mft-2.7.1-1.vib MLNX-MST-ESX-2.0.0.0 And firmware 2.7, 2.8 and 2.9 have some error in vsphere Go to hold firmware page and select – … Continue reading

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Helps to power up H8dme-ex-ls006

We are ready for the power up of the motherboard. … But the traditional methods, the pins “power on” does not work. Do not worry, connecting “NMI” pins, and motherboard power up. If you are lucky, on the display screen … Continue reading

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Welcome to my new web site, dedicated HomeLab with VMware ESXi.

For build my cluster for ESXi 5.1 and 5.5 work. 3 nodes 12 cores / 64Gb $1110 -3 OEM motherboards dual socket Supermicro H8DME-EX-LS006  on ebay -CPUs 6 AMD Opteron 2419, 1.8GHz / 6 cores  on ebay -Heatsink socket F … Continue reading

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