This time on Hak5 we’re asking the question, can a three node Virtualization Cluster be built for under $1000? With the help of Proxmox, an open source virtualization environment, some cardboard boxes and a knife — we find out!

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Hacker Challenge Recap
Darren reviews the recent Hacker Challenge and details improvements to this ongoing project.

Clustering with Proxmox
Darren demonstrates building virtualization clusters with proxmox. He also learns a very important lesson about the “any key” and pimps his cardboard case mod.

Virtio drivers and paravirtualization explained
Darren demos a live Proxmox cluster while building a Windows machine using the Virtio drivers.

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Episode 823 – Building a Virtualization Cluster for under $1000?!? 3 CPUs, 12 gigs of ram and a cardboard case mod


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