With work finally easing up a bit, I found some time to edit this video I recorded a few months back. In the video, I go through the process of adding a new disk to a Dell PowerEdge server and using it in VMware ESXi. Then I add a second disk and migrate to a RAID 1, and a third disk to migrate to a RAID 5, expanding the disk capacity along the way. All without rebooting the server.
Direct link (YouTube):
I finally found some time to review the Synology RS2418+. I purchased it earlier this year and it’s been a great NAS for my office.
After waiting several years, I decided it was finally time to make the leap to 10Gbit. Here’s an overview of my new network setup.
In my latest video, I talk about the crop factor on Canon DSLRs while recording 4K video. It’s a hassle creatively, but there are good reasons they design the cameras this way.
I recorded an unboxing video of the Pegasus2 M4. I came across this desktop RAID for a fraction of the retail cost and couldn’t resist. It’s a really cool tiny RAID.
It’s been a couple of months since I’ve had a chance to create a video, but I just posted a review of the 2018 Mac mini:
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I photographed a conference a couple of weeks ago. Here’s a video I just posted detailing the gear I used to capture the event.
I took a month off from posting on YouTube. Here’s a quick video on traveling light for the holidays…
This video is coming about a week later than I intended, but check out my mini-review of the Canon 85mm f1.8.
Here’s a rundown of my new 4TB SSD setup using OWC’s Mercury Elite Pro Dual mini:
Spent some time with the drone out along Lake Ontario a few months ago. Finally got around to putting together a video.
I recorded a video talking about how I setup VMware to be more secure by adding an internal virtual switch for the VMs. Check it out…
I talk about Canon’s newly announced EOS R:
New post on YouTube: Ditching FreeNAS.