Tag: Intel NUC

Intel NUC: Configure ESXi first steps

Here we are with the last part of this article series on how to create your home lab. In this step we’ll use the vSphere Client to connect to the newly created VMware ESXi Host. […]

Intel NUC: Install the ESXi Hypervisor

The installation of the ESXi Hypervisor is very simple and straightforward. Ideally you would like to install the ESXi on supported Hardware for obvious compatibility reasons. In our case the Intel NUC is not listed […]

Intel NUC: Prepare the ESXi installation media

In this part let’s see the steps to create the ESXi iso to install on the Intel NUC. For this purpose I will be using a very handy and free application called Rufus that provides […]

Intel NUC: Configure BIOS settings

As mentioned in the previous article, we are now ready to review and configure the main BIOS settings making sure the installed RAM memory and Disk Drives are recognised and working properly. As soon as […]

How to build your home lab

Virtualisation offerings coupled with powerful laptops and tablets configurations nowadays provide a comfortable playground to move and test different scenarios with confidence. But as expected the best performances come with a price and this not […]