Troubleshooting NSX Stateful Active Active mode…

Troubleshooting NSX Stateful Active Active mode – An NSX Blog

Troubleshooting NSX Stateful Active Active mode…

NSX version 4.0.1.1 introduces support for stateful services on Tier-0 and Tier-1 gateways in Active-Active HA mode. This article introduces a three-step troubleshooting approach that can be used to determine the traffic path to a target IP, for an NSX network topology that uses this feature.


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Cannot continue the installation of the PAK…

Cannot continue the installation of the PAK file because pre-upgrade validation …

Cannot continue the installation of the PAK…

In this video, I will be discussing an issue I encountered while trying to apply a hotfix for vRealize Operations (vROps) 8.6. Specifically, I received an error message stating “Cannot continue the installation of the PAK file because pre-upgrade validation checks have failed.” This can be […]


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vSphere with Tanzu using Intel Arc GPU

vSphere with Tanzu using Intel Arc GPU

vSphere with Tanzu using Intel Arc GPU

After successfully passing through the new Intel Arc 750/770 GPU to both a Linux and Windows VM running on ESXi, which also includes keyboard/mouse access and video output to an external monitor, I wanted to see if our vSphere with Tanzu solution could also take advantage of the new Intel Arc […]


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VMware NSX Federation – Part-5

VMware NSX Federation – Part-5

VMware NSX Federation – Part-5

Welcome Back! In the previous blog we discussed about MAC learning and East-West packet walk in case of stretched network to 2 different physical locations, using NSX Federation. Today we are going to discuss about North-South packet walk & decision factors which effects routing. In case of NSX [..]


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VMware vSphere vCenter replace machine SSL…

VMware vSphere vCenter replace machine SSL certificate with custom CA signed cer…

VMware vSphere vCenter replace machine SSL…

There is a best security practice to implement authorized SSL Certificates on VMware infrastructure. Here I am installing certificates on the vSphere vCenter server. By default VMCA (VMware Certificate Authority) signed certificate is installed on the vCenter server. Which you can […]


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VMware vExpert and VMUG Advantage Benefits for…

VMware vExpert and VMUG Advantage Benefits for your career

VMware vExpert and VMUG Advantage Benefits for…

VMware vExpert program gives you an unique opportunity for IT admins to get in touch with this amazing community of people which you can get in touch with, learn more about VMware products, get more recognition in your job, and access to some goodies such as VMware 365 Days NFR licenses […]


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Automating the movement of T1 Gateways across…

Automating the movement of T1 Gateways across Edge Clusters in NSX-T

Automating the movement of T1 Gateways across…

In today’s edition, I bring you I script I wrote to move T1 gateways across Edge Clusters in NSX-T. It can programmatically move hundreds of T1s in a couple minutes.


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VMware Tanzu Editions: Standard Vs Advanced

VMware Tanzu Editions: Standard Vs Advanced

VMware Tanzu Editions: Standard Vs Advanced

In our article we are going to talk about the feature sets and the difference between VMware Tanzu Standard and VMware Tanzu Advanced. Let’s start with the VMware Tanzu Standard edition followed by VMware Tanzu Advanced


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Quick Tip – Automating allowed and not allowed…

Quick Tip – Automating allowed and not allowed Datastores for use with vSphere Cluster Services (vCLS)

Quick Tip – Automating allowed and not allowed…

One of the recent features of the vSphere Cluster Services (vCLS) is the ability configure the vSphere Datastores that vCLS is allowed to use to provision the required service VMs, which can be on a vSphere Cluster under Configure->vSphere Cluster Services->Datastores as shown in the screenshot below. In addition to the vSphere UI, you can […]


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Cloud Consumption Interface “CCI” with VMware…

Cloud Consumption Interface “CCI” with VMware Aria Automation Free Tier and vSphere+ Subscription

Cloud Consumption Interface “CCI” with VMware…

With the launch of Aria Automation Oct 2022 (Formerly vRealize Automation Cloud); we announced the initial Availability (IA) of Cloud Consumption Interface (CCI for short) capability within Aria Automation Consumption ( Formerly VMware Service Broker ) and included as part of vSphere+ […]


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vSphere on DPUs – A Day 1 Experience |…

vSphere on DPUs – A Day 1 Experience | Breakroom Chats Episode 12

vSphere on DPUs – A Day 1 Experience |…

In this series, we share vlogs with industry-recognized experts from VMware and VMware partners & customers. These vlogs are concise, like meeting in a breakroom and having a quick conversation to get great information in a short amount of time. This series is for you if you are […]


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i3.metal for VMware Cloud on AWS Enters EoS,…

i3.metal for VMware Cloud on AWS Enters EoS, EoGS and Life

i3.metal for VMware Cloud on AWS Enters EoS,…

With the general availability of the latest instance type, i4i.metal of VMware Cloud on AWS, VMware announced the End of Sale (EoS), Support (EoGS) and Life of one- and three-year subscriptions of i3.metal instance type of VMware Cloud on AWS on February 1. For more information, read this blog […]


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Automating VMware Horizon 8 with VMware PowerCLI

Automating VMware Horizon 8 with VMware PowerCLI

Automating VMware Horizon 8 with VMware PowerCLI

VMware PowerCLI integrates PowerShell support for VMware Horizon to allow for programmatic control and automation through the View API. In addition to the View API, Horizon also has a full RESTful API, the VMware Horizon Server API, which can also be used to interact with and to automate a Horizon environment. See Using the VMware Horizon … Continued The post Automating VMware Horizon 8 with VMware PowerCLI appeared first on VMware End-User Computing Blog.


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Disable the re-registering of HA disabled VMs…

Disable the re-registering of HA disabled VMs on other hosts!

Disable the re-registering of HA disabled VMs…

Years ago we had various customers that complained about the fact that they had VMs that were disabled for HA and that these VMs would not be re-registered when the host they were registered on would fail. I can understand why you would want the VMs to be re-registered as this makes it easier to […]


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3-Tier Demo App – 2023 Edition – web-01a

3-Tier Demo App – 2023 Edition – web-01a

3-Tier Demo App – 2023 Edition – web-01a

This is the fourth post in a series about creating a simple 3-tier web application for demo purposes. This updates a series from 2017 to use the latest version of Photon OS at this time. The posts in this new series are as follows: Base Template db-01a (database tier) app-01a (application tier) [..]


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Effective Immediately: 30% Price Reduction for…

Effective Immediately: 30% Price Reduction for NSX Advanced Load Balancer

Effective Immediately: 30% Price Reduction for…

Take the opportunity to learn about the significant 30% price reduction, to close this fiscal year (ending February 3) strong by aggressively positioning your future NSX Advanced Load Balancer deals jointly and leveraging the various use cases to secure long-term opportunities with your account.


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