New Dedicated VSAN Management Plugin For vROps…


New Dedicated VSAN Management Plugin For vROps Released – ChansBlog

New Dedicated VSAN Management Plugin For vROps…

Some of you may have seen the tweets and the article from legendary Duncan Epping here about the release of the new VMware VSAN plugin for vROPS (vRealize Operations Management Pack for vSAN version 1.0)


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Getting Started with Datacenter CLI – VMware…


Getting Started with Datacenter CLI – VMware vSphere Blog

Getting Started with Datacenter CLI – VMware…

Datacenter Command-Line Interface (DCLI) is one of vSphere’s newest CLIs. DCLI works exclusively with the vSphere Automation API (REST API for vSphere) to provide both an interactive and scriptable mode to monitor and manage all features made available to the REST based API. With the vSphere 6.5 release, DCLI has picked up a ton of The post Getting Started with Datacenter CLI appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog .


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Upgrading ESXi Using vSphere Update Manager 6.5…


Upgrading ESXi Using vSphere Update Manager 6.5 on the vCenter Server Appliance – vMiss.net

Upgrading ESXi Using vSphere Update Manager 6.5…

If you’re looking to upgrade ESXi to vSphere 6.5, look no further than vSphere Update Manager 6.5, which has been recently integrated with the vCenter Server Appliance. vSphere Update Manager is no…


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The Top 10 Virtualization Stories of 2016 –…


The Top 10 Virtualization Stories of 2016 — Virtualization Review

The Top 10 Virtualization Stories of 2016 –…

VMware gets a new owner, Citrix gets a new leader and the future gets even cloudier. It was a busy news year.


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Updating patches on an ESXi host using “esxcli…


Updating patches on an ESXi host using “esxcli software vib” commands

Updating patches on an ESXi host using “esxcli…

https://kb.vmware.com/kb/2008939 This video demonstrates how to update patches on an ESXi 5.x/6.x host using “esxcli software vib” commands. Patches can either be “Installed” or “Updated” on an ESXi host using the “esxcli software vib” commands Caution: The install method has the possibility of overwriting existing drivers. If you are using third-party ESXi images, VMware recommends using the update method to prevent an unbootable state. Patches for VMware products can be downloaded from the following location http://www.vmware.com/patchmgr/download.portal For additional information, see VMware Knowledge Base article 2008939 at the following URL https://kb.vmware.com/kb/2008939


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NSX System Admins: Free Webcast on December 15…


NSX System Admins: Free Webcast on December 15 Covers Advanced Troubleshooting for VMware NSX

NSX System Admins: Free Webcast on December 15…

Every system needs troubleshooting once in awhile. When it happens, you want to be ready. You need to know how to effectively troubleshoot VMware NSX features. This critical skill helps you heighten and improve security, maintain control over your networking environment, and get the most out of network virtualization and the Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC). […] The post NSX System Admins: Free Webcast on December 15 Covers Advanced Troubleshooting for VMware NSX appeared first on VMware…Read More


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Happy HOL-idays! – VMware vCloud Blog


Happy HOL-idays! – VMware vCloud Blog

Happy HOL-idays! – VMware vCloud Blog

December is a month of many holidays. From Hanukkah to Solstice to Christmas to Boxing Day, to Kwanzaa and then Festivus, we seem to be all in a constant state of eating, decorating, gift-giving and tolerating family members. While everyone you know seems to be firing up their out-of-office responses for the next few weeks, […] The post Happy HOL-idays! appeared first on VMware vCloud Blog .


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VCDX Defense Preparation: What Not to Say


[Video] VCDX Defense Preparation: What Not to Say

VCDX Defense Preparation: What Not to Say

Rawlinson Rivera, VCDX-DCV, demonstrates some things not to do or say during your VCDX defense.


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How to configure vCenter 6.5 as a Subordinate…


How to configure vCenter 6.5 as a Subordinate CA – vMBaggum

How to configure vCenter 6.5 as a Subordinate…

After getting super annoyed with clicking “Advanced” and then “Proceed to vCenter (unsafe)” every single time I needed to go to the vSphere Web Client it was time for me to solve this once and for all. Let’s get started! Pre-requisites Configured Microsoft CA (link) vSphere and vCenter Certificate Templates (link) Generate Certificate …Read More


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NMONVisualizer – Free ESXTOP Tool – teimouri.net


NMONVisualizer – Free ESXTOP Tool – teimouri.net

NMONVisualizer – Free ESXTOP Tool – teimouri.net

NMONVisualizer is a Java GUI tool for analyzing nmon system files from both AIX and Linux. It also parses IOStat files, IBM verbose GC logs, Windows Perfmon & ESXTop CSV data and JSON data.


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