The latest Tech Tuesday Chat covered the EqualLogic HIT Kit new features for Microsoft. Dell TechCenter discussed the new PowerShell features added into the EqualLogic Host Integration Tool Microsoft Edition. See the full transcript to catch the recent questions, comments, ideas and expertise discussed this past week.

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1-25-11: Dell Client and Systems Management Futures
2-1-11: Dell at VMware Partner Exchange 2011
2-8-11: HIT Kit New Features for VMware
3-8-11: EQL HIT for Linux


Recent TechCenter Activity


Poll of the Week – Where are you or your company with VDI?

Featured Video of the Week – This week's featured video is on the Simple Connect (Simple Mode) feature of Dell M-Series Switches.

Blog – Scaling VMware using EqualLogic. Over time and after multiple customer deployments using EqualLogic and VMware, we have come to understand specific considerations and guidelines to help determine the right mix of VMs to volumes/datastores. Additionally, VMware has continued to make huge leaps in optimizing the storage IO and ESX relationship.

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