• XenServer

    XenServer 6.1 Limitations

    by  • January 4, 2013 • XenServer • 3 Comments

    Virtual Machine Limits CPU Limits Virtual CPUs per Virtual Machine 16 Memory RAM per Virtual Machine 128 GB Storage Virtual disks (including CD-ROM) per Virtual Machine 16 Virtual CD-ROM drives per Virtual Machine 1 Virtual Disk Size (NFS) 2TB minus 4 MB Virtual Disk Size (LVM) 2TB minus 4 MB Networking Virtual NICs per...

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    Monitoring XenServer

    by  • April 20, 2012 • XenServer • 0 Comments

    Now that XenServer’s feature set has expanded one of the questions that I commonly get is “How do you monitor XenServer?” While this will greatly depend on how complex the environment is and what the administrators would like to ultimately monitor.  For starters, most of the data that can be collected from XenServer will...

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    XenServer 6 XE Command Reference

    by  • January 31, 2012 • XenServer • 2 Comments

    With the new installment of XenServer, there have been some modifications to the CLI commands, Bjorn Andersson from Diverse Tips has created a very nice printable PDF poster that encompasses all of the XE commands available for this new version of XenServer. The image below is a preview of what is available on this PDF poster. The...

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    Configuring XenServer LogRotate

    by  • December 13, 2011 • XenServer • 1 Comment

    In XenServer environments I have seen issues with logs filling up the entire Dom0 storage allocation.  The reason behind this is that XenServer logrotate feature can break as it cannot parse the size parameter properly and this results in the dom0 Storage allocation becoming full, caused by overgrown Log Files.  Since Citrix frowns upon...

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