A Quick update. I have installed VMWare ESXi 3 on four DELL servers, and I am having nothing but trouble free operation from them. I have installed it on a PowerEdge 1750 and three Dell PowerEdge 2650’s, and they all work without any problems. The machines just run and run. I have not yet had a power outage with them, but I expect that they will come back on line without issue after an outage just like before.
I would encourage anyone with DELL PowerEdge 1750’s and 2650’s to install VMware ESXi. You might need to download the HDD driver image (Dell 1750) or update the Bios to the latest version, but apart from that things will be really easy.
It is to the point now where I almost never log into the admin console. There is simply no need to.
Whilst I am posting here, I would encourage people to head over to InLocality and check out their Indoor Tracking solutions. This is an organisation I have just set up to handle tracking people indoors. In order to build business, I will return a commission to anyone who refers a new client to me. All you need to do is ask.