Network connectivity issue HP Proliant DL380 G6 servers

In the last few weeks we had seemed to have lost connectivity to some Microsoft Server 2008 based Hyper-V hosts. On closer investigation something common started to show in the results. All of these were HP Proliant DL360 G6 based hosts, and all of them were using the Q-Logic 4 Port NIC. Furthermore, the loss of connectivity was only on … Continue reading

Wireless Network “Off” on Sony Vaio Laptop after upgrade to Windows 8

Whilst playing with the new Windows 8 – see my article “My Experience installing Windows 8“- i attempted to install it on an older Sony Vaio laptop. Initially all looked well, even the activation was not a problem (in contrary to Win 7 upgrades). But than i cam across a very interesting problem – the wireless didn’t work. I checked … Continue reading