VMware Tanzu Application Service 2.11 Adds Jump…

VMware Tanzu Application Service 2.11 Adds Jump Upgrades, New vSphere Compatibility

VMware Tanzu Application Service 2.11 Adds Jump…

VMware Tanzu Application Service 2.11, now generally available, includes new features that will appeal to longtime customers, as well as new enterprises. This post details the top highlights.


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April 12-16 Join VMware at NVIDIA GTC

April 12-16 Join VMware at NVIDIA GTC

April 12-16 Join VMware at NVIDIA GTC

Since September, NVIDIA and VMware have been working to improve the integration between their joint offerings to better address the challenges of enterprises wanting to upgrade their data centers to be AI-ready – learn more. We will be a Diamond Sponsor for NVIDIA’s GTC, taking place April 12-16 …Read More


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Building up nested V2T demo environment -…

Building up nested V2T demo environment – PART2: pfSense

Building up nested V2T demo environment -…

In the first part of these series, I described the overall design of the V2T.DEMO lab. In this one I covered the pfSense configuration, that is meant to provide the layer 3 services to my environment.


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Enhancement to Elastic DRS Rapid Scale-Out…

Enhancement to Elastic DRS Rapid Scale-Out policy for VMware Cloud on AWS

Enhancement to Elastic DRS Rapid Scale-Out…

The new Rapid Scale-Out policy for VMware Cloud on AWS is ideal for events like disaster recovery and bulk workload migration – enabling you to add up to 12 hosts in parallel at one time for lightning fast scalability. Rapid Scale-Out is just one option within the Elastic DRS feature in VMware […]


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What’s New with VMware Cloud on AWS: April 2021

What’s New with VMware Cloud on AWS: April 2021

What’s New with VMware Cloud on AWS: April 2021

With VMware Cloud on AWS, customers are recognizing the benefit of having their public cloud integrate and work seamlessly with their on-premises infrastructure while utilizing their existing teams, skillsets, tools and processes. VMware Cloud on AWS enables enterprise […]


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VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud optimizes edge…

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud optimizes edge device connectivity

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud optimizes edge…

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud is a single fabric software that converts consumer-based internet connections into enterprise WAN links to deliver dynamic workloads to edge devices. Still, VMware SD-WAN can introduce a few challenges, such as consumer-based internet reliability issues.


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Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation…

Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation Subscription: Consume Multi-Cloud Infrastructure through VMware Cloud Universal

Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation…

Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation Subscription Today, as part of the launch of VMware Cloud Universal, we are excited to deliver VMware Cloud Foundation Subscription that enables customers to proactively adopt multi-cloud infrastructure and accelerate their application modernization journey. VMware Cloud Universal is a program that includes subscription-based offers that give customers the financial flexibility to … Continued The post Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation Subscription: Consume…Read More


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Setting virtual screen resolution for VMware…

Setting virtual screen resolution for VMware ESXi Arm VMs #ESXionARM

Setting virtual screen resolution for VMware…

Since the launch of the ESXi-Arm Fling, I have often see the question of changing the screen resolution of the virtual machines. Unfortnately ESXi for Arm comes with a new, not final, version of the VMware virtual SVGA adapter, and there is at the moment no driver available for Guest OSes. As a [..]


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VMware vRealize Operations Actions

VMware vRealize Operations Actions

VMware vRealize Operations Actions

VMware vRealize Operations (vROps) is a robust data analytics platform providing insight into your vSphere environment and beyond. When there are problems, vROps will find them, make you aware of them, and potentially fix them. How does it do this? Well, in short, Alerts, Symptoms, […]


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vSpeaking Podcast Ep 180: vSphere 7 Update 2

vSpeaking Podcast Ep 180: vSphere 7 Update 2

vSpeaking Podcast Ep 180: vSphere 7 Update 2

VMware has released vSphere 7 Update 2 which is available to download right away, both through VMware Customer Connect and from within vSphere Lifecycle Manager. This week on the Virtually Speaking Podcast we welcome Niels Hagoort to discuss the details of this release.


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Powercli script to (forcefully) log off Horizon…

Powercli script to (forcefully) log off Horizon users

Powercli script to (forcefully) log off Horizon…

A long time ago in a galaxy far far away, I wrote this blog post to log a user off from their vdi session. Today I got an inquiry from Robin Stolpe that he was trying to make it a script with […]


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Network Monitoring Enhancements in vSAN 7 Update 2

Network Monitoring Enhancements in vSAN 7 Update 2

Network Monitoring Enhancements in vSAN 7 Update 2

Network Monitoring Enhancements in vSAN 7 Update 2 Administrators need to be able to quickly understand the health and performance of a network. Visibility into the network is key to a reliable and consistent hyperconverged platform. VMware vSAN 7 Update 2 introduces several new metrics and […]


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vSAN File Services and Stretched Clusters!

vSAN File Services and Stretched Clusters!

vSAN File Services and Stretched Clusters!

As most of you probably know, vSAN File Services is not supported on a stretched cluster with vSAN 7.0 or 7.0U1. However, starting with vSAN 7.0 U2 we now fully support the use of vSAN File Services on a stretched cluster configuration! Why is that? In 7.0 U2, you now have the ability to specify […]


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Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)…

Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Enhancement for vSAN Stretched Cluster

Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)…

Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Enhancement for vSAN Stretched Cluster VMware vSphere Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) automates the initial placement of virtual machines and workload balancing across a vSphere cluster. DRS also makes cluster maintenance easier by streaming the migration of virtual machines to and from hosts as each host enters and exits maintenance mode. These … Continued The post Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Enhancement for vSAN Stretched Cluster appeared…Read More


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Deploying VMware Cloud Foundation 4.0 using…

Deploying VMware Cloud Foundation 4.0 using VMware Lab Constructor

Deploying VMware Cloud Foundation 4.0 using…

Gone are the days when one had to spend hours trying to figure out how to deploy VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) in their lab environment. With the help of VMware Lab Constructor, deployment of VMware Cloud Foundation in a nested environment has been made a lot easier. Providers can easily explore the functionalities of VCF in their nested lab environment. This video demonstrates the deployment of VMware Cloud Foundation 4.0 in a nested environment using VMware Lab Constructor. Products covered: VMware Cloud Foundation, VMware Lab Constructor


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VMware Validated Design Documentation

VMware Validated Design Documentation

VMware Validated Design Documentation

VMware Validated Design is a family of solutions for data center designs that span compute, storage, networking, and management, serving as a blueprint for your Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) implementation. The documentation of VMware Validated Design consists of succeeding deliverables […]


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vMotioning Monster SQL VMs? Swim in Streams

vMotioning Monster SQL VMs? Swim in Streams

vMotioning Monster SQL VMs? Swim in Streams

vMotion (the magical ability to manually or automatically teleport a running, Production VM from one ESXi Host (or DataCenter) to another, ideally without interrupting operations and without the Guest OS, its Applications and Processes and even the end-user being aware of the fact that this was happening) is arguably one of the Top-5 innovative features … Continued The post vMotioning Monster SQL VMs? Swim in Streams appeared first on Virtualize Applications.


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Build great dashboards with vRealize Operations…

Build great dashboards with vRealize Operations Cloud – Part 1: introduction

Build great dashboards with vRealize Operations…

vRealize Operations and vRealize Operations Cloud are both great tools for self-driving IT operations management. vRealize Operations provides you full stack visibility for both private, virtual and cloud infrastructure and includes capabilities for performance & capacity planning and manage […]


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vSAN 7.0 U2 – What’s new?

vSAN 7.0 U2 – What’s new?

vSAN 7.0 U2 – What’s new?

I know that there has been a lot of content already written in relation to the latest 7.0U2 release of vSAN. My good pal Duncan has done a considerable amount on work to highlight the new features, and has an excellent set of YouTube videos that you can review at your convenience. However, […]


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