Virtualisation with ESXi

After getting my server up and running, i installed ubuntu server 18.04 on bare metal. Few days passed and already it had more than basic nginx and php. Also i felt the server hardware was not used to its full potential by using it just as a webserver. I was searching for a solution and came across VMware ESXI. It is bare metal hypervisor. Having individual virtual machines would be easy for managing different set of softwares.
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The Hardware

So you need bare metal first to do everything. I searched in google for about 3 months and decided to buy a used HP/Dell Server. Some other options were going on budget and getting a NUC, Mini PC from aliexpress etc., Finally decided to purchase used server mainly because i wanted to get the feel of it. Server & Rack: I purchased a used Dell R210II from zaco computers. Came to know about them from some posts i found in quora.
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