ESXi Configuration Backup by Cloning the ESXi USB Stick

Although there are a number of utilities out for doing an ESXi Configuration backup, I try to shoot for the easiest method, and for me, it was just cloning my ESXi USB stick. However, ESXi uses it's own file system, and you can't simply copy the files from one USB to another; you need to image them. Enter a nice little free tool called USB Image Tool. USB Image Tool Overview USB Image Tool does two things, and it does them well: it creates an image of a USB drive and stores it to disk, and it … [Read more...]