Install Citrix XenServer 7 on Hyper-V

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Over last years, I used to take Hyper-V for server virtualization of different kinds of Microsoft technologies like Windows Server with Lync / Skype for Business and SharePoint or Forefront products. I’m absolutely inexperienced with Citrix XenServer, so I thought to myself that I needed to get more practice with it and to get an better understanding of the capabilities. However, I didn’t want to switch my workstation from the familiar Hyper-V to XenServer and I didn’t have any physical server to install XenServer bare metal on it.

Hmm, so why not try to virtualize the new Citrix XenServer 7 with Hyper-V?…

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Install Ferrari electronic OfficeMaster Gate (virtual edition) – Part 1

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during the last few days, I had the job to implement the virtual edition of OfficeMaster Gate (short: “OMG”) by Ferrari electronic AG and I’m going to write about my impressions in a mini series of blog posts.

  • Part One: Overview and installation process


Facts about the OfficeMaster Gate VE

The OfficeMaster Gate is a Session Border Controller, which is qualified for Lync Server 2013 and can be deployed on Microsoft Hyper-V and vSphere/ESX(i) from VMware. Like virtual SBCs by other vendors, this device is made for pure IP environments – there are no physical interfaces like ISDN- or FXO/FXS-ports.…

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