Update SRM 5.8.0.1 to 5.8.1 ASAP if you use…

Update SRM 5.8.0.1 to 5.8.1 ASAP if you use linked mode

Update SRM 5.8.0.1 to 5.8.1 ASAP if you use…

VMware have not shouted about this one as much as they should have, given the potential gravity of the situation. If you use linked mode to connect multiple sites and have SRM 5.8.0.1 installed, then you will not be able to run an SRM recovery when you have the sites disconnected. As in, when you are experiencing a disaster which you want to recover from as quickly and painlessly as possible, as in, precisely what you purchased SRM for in the first place, you’re out of luck. So, if you are…Read More


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1000 VM per rack is the new minimum

1000 VM per rack is the new minimum

1000 VM per rack is the new minimum

The purpose of the above article is to drive a point that you need to look at the entire SDDC, and not just a component (e.g. Compute, Storage, Network, Security, Management). Once you look at the whole SDDC infrastructure in its entirety, you maybe surprised that everything fits into just 1-2 rack! The purpose is […] The post 1000 VM per rack is the new minimum appeared first on virtual red dot.


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What is vCenter Server Watchdog?

What is vCenter Server Watchdog?

What is vCenter Server Watchdog?

If you’ve done any research into the high-availability options available for vCenter Server 6.0, hopefully you have had a chance to read the VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Availability Guide written in collaboration with Technical Marketing and Global Support Services as well as KB 1024051. And you might have noticed particular sections that refer to the vCenter Server Watchdog. […] The post What is vCenter Server Watchdog? appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog .


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Setup SSL Certificate For vSphere…

Setup SSL Certificate For vSphere Lab-Part-4-Creating and Replacing vSphere SSL Certificates

Setup SSL Certificate For vSphere…

You have observed that whenever you connect to vCenter Server using vSphere Client or connect via web-client you receive a warning that the certificate presented is not trusted and bla bla bla. For lab environments or small environments Self-Signed certificates … Continue reading →


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Microsoft’s About To Become More Aggressive…

Microsoft’s About To Become More Aggressive With Windows 10 Upgrades

Microsoft’s About To Become More Aggressive…

Microsoft has announced that, starting next year, they will begin pushing Windows 10 upgrades more aggressively through Windows Update. The post Microsoft’s About To Become More Aggressive With Windows 10 Upgrades appeared first on Petri.


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How long are Virtual Machines stunned for…

How long are Virtual Machines stunned for Snapshots and vMotion?

How long are Virtual Machines stunned for…

I’ve read this excellent article byCormac Hogan explaining why and when a Virtual Machine receives a “stun”. This post is a follow-up explaining how you can determine the duration of a Virtual Machinestun on the most common vSphere functions: Create … Read more »


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vSphere Web Client and Google Chrome

vSphere Web Client and Google Chrome

vSphere Web Client and Google Chrome

Veeam has released Update 3 for Veeam Backup & Replication, this updates gives support for Windows 10 Guest, and for installation of Veeam Components. This also fixes the SSLv3 problem with vSphere 6.0 Update 1. The release notes can be found here: http://www.veeam.com/kb2068


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We’re nominated for the Impact Awards! Vote for…

We’re nominated for the Impact Awards! Vote for us for “Best Hyper-Converged Product.” https://t.co/AFko3XPTGG https://t.co/6sW2Ht2Ath

We’re nominated for the Impact Awards! Vote for…

We’re nominated for the Impact Awards! Vote for us for “Best Hyper-Converged Product.” https://t.co/AFko3XPTGG https://t.co/6sW2Ht2Ath


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VMware ecosystem gets bigger

#VMware ecosystem gets bigger, Michael Dell committed to independence

VMware ecosystem gets bigger

“We intend for VMware to remain an independent public company. Further, we believe it is very important to maintain VMware’s successful business model supporting an open and independent ecosystem. We do not plan to do anything proprietary with VMware as regards Dell or EMC, nor place any limitations on VMware’s ability to partner with any other company.”


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The updated ESXi Embedded Host Client Fling has…

The updated ESXi Embedded Host Client Fling has bug fixes, new VM settings, host improvements, and more! https://t.co/jz1K0JBaFr

The updated ESXi Embedded Host Client Fling has…

The updated ESXi Embedded Host Client Fling has bug fixes, new VM settings, host improvements, and more! https://t.co/jz1K0JBaFr


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VMware Integrated OpenStack 1.0

VMware Integrated OpenStack 1.0

VMware Integrated OpenStack 1.0

VMware Integrated OpenStack is the fastest and most reliable way to run OpenStack and works better with VMware than any other technology. The VMware-centric approach is highly-efficient and time-saving. For a production-ready, highly-available configuration of OpenStack implemented manually, the process could take weeks. Using a deployment tool from one of our partners could take several […] The post VMware Integrated OpenStack 1.0 appeared first on VMware Cloud Management .


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Getting Started with VMware NSX Distributed…

Getting Started with VMware NSX Distributed Firewall – Part 1

Getting Started with VMware NSX Distributed…

Who saw it coming that segmentation would be a popular term in 2015?!? Gartner analyst Greg Young was almost apologetic when he kicked off the Network Segmentation Best Practices session at the last Gartner Security Summit. As a professional with a long history in the enterprise firewall space, I know I found it odd at […] The post Getting Started with VMware NSX Distributed Firewall – Part 1 appeared first on The Network Virtualization Blog .


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vShield Manager/Endpoint vWud.net

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vShield Manager/Endpoint vWud.net

I thought I would share with you a discussion we had in the office this morning regarding vShield Manager and its current position now EOA has been announced for vCNS. vShield Manager allows you to manage vShield Endpoint(s), vShield Endpoint was a component of vCNS it lets you manage anti-virus and anti-malware policies for virtualized…Read More


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