VM Migration Series: HCX & VM Hardware

VM Migration Series: HCX & VM Hardware

VM Migration Series: HCX & VM Hardware

Virtual Machine Hardware Version matters when it comes to VM migrations whether that be a legacy standalone vSphere running very old many-times-upgraded VMs, a VMware Cloud Foundation deployment, or vSphere Based Hyperscalers & Public Clouds. Depending on the scenario, there are some considerations.


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Mindmap – Azure VMware Solution – Guidance on…

Mindmap – Azure VMware Solution – Guidance on Deployment and Networking

Mindmap – Azure VMware Solution – Guidance on…

I have been trying out the Azure VMware Solution (AVS) on the VMware HOL and going through the techzone documentation. In this post, we shall take a look into these topics: Mindmap – Steps for AVS Deployment and NetworkingQuick Start LinksOptional – Deploy AVS via Azure Resource Manager […]


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VMworld VMware Odyssey Tournament

VMworld VMware Odyssey Tournament

VMworld VMware Odyssey Tournament

Congratulations…Winners VMware Odyssey by Hands-on Labs Tournament. The 2021 VMworld Odyssey Tournament was once again, sponsored by Intel and delivered in a brand-new format. This year the tournament was open to all Tech+ attendees 24 hours a day during the live event. Contestants were […]


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All aboard the Databus with vRealize Network…

All aboard the Databus with vRealize Network Insight 6.4

All aboard the Databus with vRealize Network…

vRealize Network Insight 6.4 was just released and it has a new feature called the Databus! This databus is the best way to export high volumes of data from vRealize Network Insight. In this video, I’ll explain what the Databus is in detail, and show a demo of how to get started with it. […]


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Sustainability Dashboards in vRealize…

RT @vmwocto: Who doesn’t ❤️ a good dashboard? Especially when they help us realize #sustainability goals. @VMware’s new vRealize Ops 8.6 identifies carbon emissions reduced by virtualization & areas for carbon footprint optimization. Check out @VPhilipose’s blog:

Sustainability Dashboards in vRealize…

Sustainability is one of the key priorities for every enterprise organization across the globe right now. Virtualization has played a crucial role in data center consolidation, thereby helping reduce the overall hardware footprint. It enabled savings in power consumption and floor space in […]


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Reset Dell iDRAC password from ESXi server

Reset Dell iDRAC password from ESXi server

Reset Dell iDRAC password from ESXi server

While working on new client’s environment, I had limited information about Dell iDRAC ips and password. I found iDRAC IPs list with earlier articles Find Dell iDrac, HPE ilo IPMI ip address on VMware ESXi. The next task was […]


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Find Dell iDrac, HPE ilo IPMI ip address on…

Find Dell iDrac, HPE ilo IPMI ip address on VMware ESXi

Find Dell iDrac, HPE ilo IPMI ip address on…

You might have come across situation where you want to find remote management controller IP address information (ie: Dell iDrac or HPE ILO ip etc). This article will help you on the topic.


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Disaster Protection with Azure VMware Solution…

Disaster Protection with Azure VMware Solution and Site Recovery Manager

Disaster Protection with Azure VMware Solution…

VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) is VMware’s leading disaster recovery software providing automated failover and failback orchestration of virtual machines with minimal downtime in the event of a disaster. Customers can now take advantage of these capabilities with Microsoft Azure VMware Solution (AVS). In this demo we’ll show you how to deploy and configure vSphere Replication and Site Recovery Manager in AVS, then step through replicating and failing over workloads from on-premises to the Azure cloud. Resources to learn more: Azure VMware Solution on VMware Cloud Tech Zone: https://via.vmw.com/avstechzone Azure VMware Solution Hands-on Labs: http://hol.pub/avs Core Platform Tech Zone – Site Recovery Manager:…Read More


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What’s New in vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager…

What’s New in vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 8.6?

What’s New in vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager…

Well, our product team has been busy since the 8.4 release of vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager and it shows in our latest release, 8.6. This is a hefty payload of new features, product enhancements and usability tweaks that will certainly bring a lot of value to customers of vRealize Suite […]


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Minimum vSphere edition & features for Tanzu…

Minimum vSphere edition & features for Tanzu Community Edition (TCE)

Minimum vSphere edition & features for Tanzu…

There have been a number of questions that have been raised by the community regarding the specific vSphere features and/or editions that is needed to deploy Tanzu Community Edition (TCE). I honestly thought I knew the requirements quite well myself but when it came to specific vSphere […]


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Introducing VMware Cloud on AWS Logical Design…

Introducing VMware Cloud on AWS Logical Design Poster for Workload Mobility

Introducing VMware Cloud on AWS Logical Design…

VMware Cloud on AWS is an integrated hybrid cloud service that enables organizations to migrate or extend their on-premises vSphere environments rapidly. VMware Cloud on AWS includes VMware HCX, a solution that streamlines workload migration across data centers and clouds. […]


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Congratulations to Our New 2021 VCDXs

Congratulations to Our New 2021 VCDXs

Congratulations to Our New 2021 VCDXs

The VCDX certification is a highly regarded advanced IT certification and adds great value to any IT professional’s resume. With its rigorous requirements, it really sets apart those with enterprise-class skills in VMware solution design and implementation. Congratulations […]


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Continue Your VMworld 2021 Learning on Partner…

Continue Your VMworld 2021 Learning on Partner University

Continue Your VMworld 2021 Learning on Partner…

Today (October 14) is the last day that you will be able to experience the premiere multi-cloud event on the VMworld platform for free. So what’s next? Access all the partner-exclusive sessions and more through the new VMworld Continued Learning Journey on Partner University. Additionally, […]


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Extreme Performance Series: vMotion…

Extreme Performance Series: vMotion Enhancements in vSphere 7.0 u2

Extreme Performance Series: vMotion…

The Extreme Performance Series, well known from VMworld, is now extending into a video blog series. Many of the same presenters from VMworld deep dive performance sessions are covering the highlights of recent performance work. Mark Achtemichuk talks with Sreekanth Setty about enhancements […]


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VMware NSX-T Data Center 3.1 Security exam guide

VMware NSX-T Data Center 3.1 Security exam guide

VMware NSX-T Data Center 3.1 Security exam guide

After attending VMware EMPOWER earlier this year, I won a voucher for a free exam (thanks EMPOWER team!). I chose the NSX-T 3.1 Data Center Security exam because of personal interest and exciting […]


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