Log Insight Machine Learning: Event Trends

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Log Insight Machine Learning: Event Trends

One incredibly powerful use case of vRealize Log Insight that is often overlooked is the new Event Trends analyzer. The Event Trends tab in the Interactive Analytics page provides automatic analysis of your events with context around new insights and anomaly detection. I can now see how events are trending in a specified time interval and easily detect ones that […]


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Expanding Beyond Windows with VMware Horizon 6…

Expanding Beyond Windows with VMware Horizon 6 for Linux #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

Expanding Beyond Windows with VMware Horizon 6…

By Pat Lee, senior director of product management, End-User Computing, VMware I am pleased to announce the general availability of VMware Horizon 6 for Linux. The release of VMware Horizon 6 for Linux builds on the success of our Early Access program where over 400 customers were able to test and validate the benefits of […]


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NeoKylin Linux Desktop 6.x

Technical preview support for #NeoKylin #Linux desktops #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

NeoKylin Linux Desktop 6.x

Technical Preview Support for NeoKylin Linux Desktop 6.x has been introduced for these products: ESXi 6.0. VMware announced VDI solutions for enterprise Linux desktops. NeoKylin is one of them. To read more please check out the VMware blog here . For more information about software and hardware support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide


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VMware Virtual SAN Health Check Plug-in Now…

VMware Virtual SAN Health Check Plug-in Now Available #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

VMware Virtual SAN Health Check Plug-in Now…

By Rafi Kabesa This is a repost from the VMware Virtual Blocks Blog. The VMware Virtual SAN team is proud to announce the general availability of the new VMware Virtual SAN Health Check Plug-in. The Health Check Plug-in was created to address one of the pain points many storage solution suffer from – hardware health and configuration – […]


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Large Receive Offload (LRO) Support for VMXNET3…

LRO Support for VMXNET3 with Windows VMs on vSphere 6 #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

Large Receive Offload (LRO) Support for VMXNET3…

Large Receive Offload (LRO) is a technique to reduce the CPU time for processing TCP packets that arrive from the network at a high rate. LRO reassembles incoming packets into larger ones (but fewer packets) to deliver them to the network stack of the system. LRO processes fewer packets, which reduces its CPU time for […]


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How to backup, restore and schedule vCenter…

How to backup, restore and schedule #vCenter Server Appliance #vPostgres Database #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

How to backup, restore and schedule vCenter…

Now that we are moving away from SQL Express in favor of vPostgres for vCenter simple install on Windows and since vPostgres is the default database engine for (not so simple) install of vCSA I thought it would be nice to learn how to backup and restore this database.


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Using Smart Alerts in vRealize Operations 6.0 -…

Using Smart Alerts in vRealize Operations 6.0 #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

Using Smart Alerts in vRealize Operations 6.0 -…

vRealize Operations 6.0 is far more advanced than vCenter Operations 5.x and one of those major enhancements is “Smart Alerts”. In this 23rd post in my series on vCOps/vROps, I’ll explain what Smart Alerts are, how they can help you, and how to use them. This is an important feature that you need to be […]


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How to Integrate Log Insight with vRealize…

How to Integrate Log Insight with vRealize Operations #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

How to Integrate Log Insight with vRealize…

I realized I have never covered vRealize Operations (vR Ops) integration for Log Insight (LI)! This integration is extremely powerful and worth digging into in order to understand the value it brings. As you may know, there are two primary types of data in your environment: Structured: vR Ops is meant to collect primarily structured data, […]


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Running Microsoft Business Critical Application…

Running #Microsoft Business Critical Application on #VSAN 6.0 #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

Running Microsoft Business Critical Application…

VMware Virtual SAN 6.0 enables customers and partners to host Microsoft business critical applications such as Exchange Server, SQL Server, and SharePoint with consistent performance levels and constant availability. As part of the effort to extend the awareness of VMware Virtual SAN 6.0 ability to host business critical applications we have put together a solution white paper which covers the design, and configuration of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, SQL Server 2014, and SharePoint 2013 and tested the solution’s capabilities and supported features of these Microsoft business critical applications on Virtual SAN 6.0 as Proof of Concept.


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Managing NetApp Storage with vRealize…

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Managing NetApp Storage with vRealize…

From the earliest versions of vCenter Operations to the current vRealize Operations incarnation, we have been offering a multitude of capabilities to help IT administrators effectively manage, troubleshoot and simplify their infrastructure. One of the most powerful of these capabilities is the ‘Analysis Badge.’ Analysis Badges can be used to provide ‘at-a-glance’ views in numerous […]


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Application Delivery with Horizon 6: Newly…

Application Delivery with Horizon 6: Newly Updated White Paper #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

Application Delivery with Horizon 6: Newly…

By Cindy Heyer, Technical Writer, Technical Marketing, End-User Computing at VMware The newly updated Application Delivery with Horizon 6 white paper is now available. This new version is packed with easy-access tips about using the features and components of Horizon 6 to more effectively manage your applications and desktops. This paper has something for everyone. […]


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VCP6–Objective 1.2–Secure ESXi, vCenter Server,…

VCP6–Objective 1.2–Secure ESXi, #vCenter Server, & vSphere Virtual Machines #VCDX #vExpert

VCP6–Objective 1.2–Secure ESXi, vCenter Server,…

For this objective the following resources where used: For this objective the following resources where used: vSphere Security Guide VMware Certificate Authority Overview and Using VMCA Root Certificates in a Browser. Objective 1.2 – Secure ESXi, VCenter Server, & vSphere Virtual Machines


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VMware and VMUG Announce New Virtual SAN…

VMware and #VMUG Announce New #VSAN Evaluation Program #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

VMware and VMUG Announce New Virtual SAN…

In the spirit of knowledge sharing, and in partnership with the VMware User Group (VMUG), we are excited to announce a new Virtual SAN Evaluation program. The Virtual SAN Evaluation program, which is offered solely through VMUG, begins today. VMUG members can find more details and sign up for the program at: http://vmug.hs-sites.com/virtual-san-trial We caught […]


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VMware Doubles Size of EVO:RAIL Clusters (by…

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VMware Doubles Size of EVO:RAIL Clusters (by…

VMware has doubled the number of virtual appliances that can be configured using VMware EVO:RAIL software, going from from four to eight for a total of 32 nodes in a single cluster.


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Running Transactional Workloads Using Docker…

Running Transactional Workloads Using Docker on vSphere 6.0 #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

Running Transactional Workloads Using Docker…

In a series of blogs, we showed that not only can Docker containers seamlessly run inside vSphere 6.0 VMs, but both micro-benchmarks and popular workloads in such configurations perform as well as, and in some cases better than, in native Docker configurations. See the following blog posts for our past findings: Docker Containers Performance in […]


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NEW! VMware EMEA Education Course Catalogue…

VMware EMEA Education Course Catalogue Schedule for Q2-Q3 2015 #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

NEW! VMware EMEA Education Course Catalogue…

We’ve made it easier for you to see when VMware Delivered open-enrolment courses are scheduled in Europe, Middle East and Africa. To sit alongside our current course catalogue we have created a schedule (PDF) which shows all the Classroom and Live Online courses scheduled up until September 30th 2015. All courses can be found and booked via […]


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Understanding the Density badge – vRealize…

Understanding the Density badge – #vRealize Operations Tips #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

Understanding the Density badge – vRealize…

I recently got asked to explain the Density badge in vRealize Operations Manger. Please note that videos of all the badges (and more…) are available at this page. https://www.vmware.com/support/vrealize-operations-Manager-6-video.html (You’re welcome!!)


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VCP 6 Objective 1.1–Configure & Administer…

#VCP 6 Objective 1.1–Configure & Administer Role-Based Access #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

VCP 6 Objective 1.1–Configure & Administer…

For access and authentication VMware leverages the concept of roles and privileges. A role in VMware is a grouping of privileges that can be assigned to an object. Users or groups are associated with the role. In VMware there are four types of permissions that can be leveraged.


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vExpert 2015 Second Half Applications are Now Open

vExpert 2015 Second Half Applications are Now Open #VCDX #vExpert #vcdx181.com

vExpert 2015 Second Half Applications are Now Open

Applications for the 2015 vExpert program are now open. This is the second and last chance to apply for vExpert in 2015. Applications will be accepted until July 15th at midnight PDT. The vExpert 2015 second half announcement will be on August 24th 2015. The VMware vExpert program is VMware’s global evangelism and […]


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