vSpeaking Podcast Ep 159: vSphere Lifecycle…

vSpeaking Podcast Ep 159: vSphere Lifecycle Manager

vSpeaking Podcast Ep 159: vSphere Lifecycle…

vSphere and vSAN 7 introduced an entirely new solution for unified software and firmware management that is native to vSphere. vSphere Lifecycle Manager (vLCM) is the next-generation replacement to vSphere Update Manager (VUM), and is built off of a desired-state, or declarative model that provides lifecycle management for the hypervisor and the full stack of The post vSpeaking Podcast Ep 159: vSphere Lifecycle Manager appeared first on Virtual Blocks.


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The changing face of retail: Adapt to be…

The changing face of retail: Adapt to be prepared for anything

The changing face of retail: Adapt to be…

Ed Durbin, Global Director of Retail Solutions, End-User Computing, VMware If I told you the world of retail was advancing at a rapid pace, you’d be forgiven for thinking I was going slightly mad. This is considering the current situation of boarded up shops, redundancies, a catalogue of big-name collapses and the ongoing challenges related […] The post The changing face of retail: Adapt to be prepared for anything appeared first on VMware EMEA Blog.


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Now is YOUR Chance to Become a VMware vExpert

Now is YOUR Chance to Become a VMware vExpert

Now is YOUR Chance to Become a VMware vExpert

Since 2018 I have been a VMware vExpert and I must say that I am still proud and honoured of having earned that achievement. Now, YOUR chance to become a vExpert is here, as this year’s second round of applications have been opened. The vExpert program have been a huge boost for me, so in […]


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VMware vSphere 7.x Memory Reclamation-Part 1:…

VMware vSphere 7.x Memory Reclamation-Part 1: Basics

VMware vSphere 7.x Memory Reclamation-Part 1:…

Welcome everyone to this series on memory reclamation techniques in vSphere 7.x. This will be one more long series of posts after my previous series on uncovering virtual networking. In this series, we will try to understand the memory virtualization basics, memory reclamation techniques in […]


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vSphere Lifecycle Manager on HPE

vSphere Lifecycle Manager on HPE

vSphere Lifecycle Manager on HPE

One of the more exciting new features from vSphere/vSAN 7 is vSphere Lifecycle Manager (vLCM). vLCM is a powerful new approach to simplified consistent lifecycle management for the hypervisor and the full stack of drivers and firmware for the servers powering your datacenter. I recently had […]


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Sneak a peek at what VMware is doing with…

Sneak a peek at what VMware is doing with Microsoft MSIX app attach in App Volum…

Sneak a peek at what VMware is doing with…

There are key times in the evolution of technology when features and products bring the best out in each other. Lately, we’ve been seeing that a lot in our collaboration with Microsoft. Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure has seamlessly incorporated the features of Windows Virtual Desktop, […]


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Announcing Extension of vSphere 6.7 General…

Announcing Extension of vSphere 6.7 General Support Period

Announcing Extension of vSphere 6.7 General…

By — Paul Turner, VP Product Management, Cloud Platform Business Unit, VMware VMware is committed to bringing great products to market that meet our customers’ short and long term needs. This means listening to our customers when designing compelling new products and […]


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Introducing Managed Storage Policy Profiles

Introducing Managed Storage Policy Profiles

Introducing Managed Storage Policy Profiles

The VMware Cloud on AWS service continues to simplify operations, allowing customers to focus on value-generating work. Enthused by the service’s ability to deliver a production-ready vSphere environment, we’ve had some customers challenging us to do even more. They are demanding that VMware […]


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Top 20 articles for EUC, May 2020

Top 20 articles for EUC, May 2020

Top 20 articles for EUC, May 2020

Supported versions of Windows 10 on Horizon Agent Including All VDI Clones (Full Clones, Instant Clones, and Linked Clones on Horizon 7) Black screen when logging in to a Horizon virtual desktop VMware Horizon ports and network connectivity requirements Troubleshooting SSL certificate issues […]


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VMware Training: Promotions Across the Globe

VMware Training: Promotions Across the Globe

VMware Training: Promotions Across the Globe

For all our customers and partners, we’re giving you 6 months of complimentary access to our VMware Learning Zone Premium subscription. You’ll be able to access hundreds of videos including troubleshooting and practical tips. Plus, you can enroll onto any of the 12 Exam prep courses to help […]


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Accelerating Virtualized & Distributed…

Accelerating Virtualized & Distributed Cassandra databases with FPGAs

Accelerating Virtualized & Distributed…

Introduction Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) as accelerators for data center workloads are beginning to cross the chasm of broader adoption. FPGAs have been around for more than twenty-five years and have successfully accelerated IO-centric applications such as network routers and storage controllers. FPGAs are reconfigurable hardware that offer software-like flexibility while delivering hardware-like performance The post Accelerating Virtualized & Distributed Cassandra databases with…Read More


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Top 20 articles for vSphere, May 2020

Top 20 articles for vSphere, May 2020

Top 20 articles for vSphere, May 2020

Investigating virtual machine file locks on ESXi Enhanced vMotion Compatibility (EVC) processor support “503 Service Unavailable” error on the vSphere Web Client when logging in or accessing the vCenter Server Enable content Copy/Paste between VMRC client and Windows/Linux Virtual Machine […]


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How to: Fix vMotion issues because of Emulex…

How to: Fix vMotion issues because of Emulex driver logging – vCloud Vision

How to: Fix vMotion issues because of Emulex…

Recently I was troubleshooting an environment that had some weird issues regarding the centralized VMware Tools repository that we configured. I will not bore you with these details, they will get explained in a future blogpost. But I also had some issues regarding vMotion on this […]


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DWTZ Podcast #28: Windows 10 Group Policies

DWTZ Podcast #28: Windows 10 Group Policies

DWTZ Podcast #28: Windows 10 Group Policies

Episode #28 – In this episode I talk with Josue Negron about his latest Operational Tutorial on understanding Windows 10 group policies. We discuss the Tutorial as well as covering Windows policies in general and what is different about traditional Windows management versus Modern Management.


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Understanding Windows 10 Group Policies: VMware…

Understanding Windows 10 Group Policies: VMware Workspace ONE Operation Tutorial

Understanding Windows 10 Group Policies: VMware…

This Windows 10 operational tutorial covers the benefits and all the steps to consider when moving to cloud-based group policies and other configurations. If you are trying to figure out how to apply group policies on and off the domain, enforce those policies offline, track compliance, use […]


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Uncovering virtual networking Part-7: Network…

Uncovering virtual networking Part-7: Network Failure Detection Policy

Uncovering virtual networking Part-7: Network…

Here we are with yet another post in this series on uncovering virtual networking. In previous post we discussed, Traffic Shaping. In this post, I will try to dive into network failure detection (NFD) policy options available in vSphere (Specifically ESXi 🙂 ). By the way, starting with this post, […]


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vSphere 7 DRS Scalable Shares Deep Dive

vSphere 7 DRS Scalable Shares Deep Dive

vSphere 7 DRS Scalable Shares Deep Dive

You are one tickbox away from completely overhauling the way you look at resource pools. Yes you can still use them as folders (sigh), but with the newly introduced Scalable Shares option in vSphere 7 you can turn resource pools into more or less Quality of Service classes. Sounds […]


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