Introducing vSAN 6.6.1 and New Operational Savings

Introducing vSAN 6.6.1 and New Operational Savings

Introducing vSAN 6.6.1 and New Operational Savings

Today, VMware vSphere 6.5 Update 1 became generally available. With this update we are excited to announce vSAN 6.6.1, which adds even more new features on top of the major vSAN 6.6 release that launched only a few months back. Hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) powered by vSAN will now benefit from even lower operational costs and accelerated The post Introducing vSAN 6.6.1 and New Operational Savings appeared first on Virtual Blocks .


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VMware Announces General Availability of…

VMware Announces General Availability of vSphere 6.5 Update 1

VMware Announces General Availability of…

vSphere 6.5 Update 1 is the Update You’ve Been Looking For! Today, VMware is excited to announce the general availability of vSphere 6.5 Update 1. This is the first major update to the well-received vSphere 6.5 that was released in November of 2016. With this update release, VMware builds upon the already robust industry-leading virtualization The post VMware Announces General Availability of vSphere 6.5 Update 1 appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog .


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SNEAK PEEK! The 2017 VMworld Backpack

SNEAK PEEK! The 2017 VMworld Backpack

SNEAK PEEK! The 2017 VMworld Backpack

Do you like tech? Do you like swag? What about a combination of the two!? As always, one of the most anticipated items of the event is the coveted, official VMworld Backpack. This year we are offering a bag that can’t even be described solely by the word “Backpack.” This bag is much more than a backpack, with multi-function strap capabilities, this bag can be used as a briefcase, messenger bag, and backpack! You asked for it, we delivered. This bag does it all.


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#VMworld 2017 is THE place to learn about…

VMworld 2017 is THE place to learn about VMware Cloud on AWS. Sign up for 100+ sessions & TechTalks

#VMworld 2017 is THE place to learn about…

VMworld is an incredible opportunity to network with your peers and make new connections, get direct experience and training with hands-on labs and discover new product breakthroughs.


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vSAN Hits Another Gear with New Intel Xeon…

vSAN Hits Another Gear with New Intel Xeon Processor Scalable Family

vSAN Hits Another Gear with New Intel Xeon…

Do you still need that extra push to join the thousands of organizations adopting hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI)? Looking for one more reason to convince your management team to modernize your data center? We are here to help you “hit the refresh!”


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Understanding vNUMA in vSphere | The Wifi-Cable…

Understanding vNUMA in vSphere | The Wifi-Cable on WordPress.com

Understanding vNUMA in vSphere | The Wifi-Cable…

The topic of NUMA and vNUMA has come up quite a bit recently for me. I’ve had in-depth discussions with many of my customers, co-workers and people that I have interviewed for positions where I work. I like to engage people during discussions and I always try to gauge their understanding of the topic first…Read More


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VMware Tackles HCI Security with Unique…

VMware Tackles HCI Security with Unique Software-Defined Encryption

VMware Tackles HCI Security with Unique…

A financial firm recently shared with us that it was fending off 10,000 unauthorized hacking attempts per day. A hospital shared their need to comply with the latest privacy regulations, and a transportation firm explained how decommissioned hard disk drives needed to be physically destroyed to ensure that unencrypted data would not be inadvertently released. Security has not previously been associated with hyper-convergence, however, with cybersecurity becoming an increasing priority for IT professionals, 39% of ESG research respondents believe security will drive the most IT spending at their organizations in 2017, pushing IT professionals to look further into opportunities within the hyper-converged infrastructure space. VMware vSAN…Read More


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VCAP6-DCV Deployment Exam Simulator -…

VCAP6-DCV Deployment Exam Simulator – Solutions4Crowds

VCAP6-DCV Deployment Exam Simulator -…

S4C VCAP Simulator is a tool to help students and administrators to achieve the VCAP6-DCV Deployment certification. This simulator is a broken VMware vSphere 6.0 environment that should be fixed by following 17 pre-defined tasks in less than 180 minutes. When the time is gone, the environment will shutdown and access will be interrupted. [ … Continue lendo VCAP6-DCV Deployment Exam Simulator →


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migrate2vcsa – Migrating vCenter 6.0 to 6.5 VSCA

migrate2vcsa – Migrating vCenter 6.0 to 6.5 VSCA

migrate2vcsa – Migrating vCenter 6.0 to 6.5 VSCA

Over the past few years i’ve written a couple of articles on upgrading vCenter from 5.5 to 6.0. Firstly an in place upgrade of the 5.5 VCSA to 6.0 and then more recently an in place upgrade of a Windows 5.5 vCenter to 6.0. This week I upgraded and migrated my NestedESXi SliemaLab vCenter using the migrate2vcsa tool that’s now The post migrate2vcsa – Migrating vCenter 6.0 to 6.5 VSCA appeared first on VIRTUALIZATION IS LIFE! .


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Around the World with VCAPs

Around the World with VCAPs

Around the World with VCAPs

Infographic Update Alert! Given the popularity of last year’s “Where in the World are VCAPs?” infographic, we decided to check out how things look in 2017. Unsurprisingly, VCAPs are everywhere! It’s exciting to see our VCAP community grow and evolve each year! Which country do you represent? The post Around the World with VCAPs appeared first on VMware Education & Certification .


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Check out the new docs.vmware.com site for…

Check out the all-new docs.vmware.com site for product documentation on all products, versions, and languages!

Check out the new docs.vmware.com site for…

Today we are pleased to announce the official launch of docs.vmware.com. This portal unifies the product documentation for all VMware products, versions, and languages into a single platform so you can find the information that you are looking for more quickly and easily. VMware products offer a wide range of business solutions from desktop virtualization […] The post Introducing docs.vmware.com appeared first on Support Insider.


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VMworld 2017 is around the corner, which…

VMworld 2017 is around the corner, which sessions should you attend? My tips!

VMworld 2017 is around the corner, which…

Advertise here with BSA Every year I go over “all” accepted VMworld sessions which are publicly listed and provide my top 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 list of VMworld sessions. (Some sessions won’t be revealed until the day before as they could be on the topic of certain announcements) I have had comments in the past around […] ” VMworld 2017 is around the corner, which sessions should you attend? My tips! ” originally appeared on Yellow-Bricks.com . Follow me on twitter – @DuncanYB.


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Automated Workload Balance

Automated Workload Balance

Automated Workload Balance

Welcome to your lights-out datacenter! With vRealize Operation 6.6 automated workload balance is easier and more controllable than ever. This latest release of vRealize Operation gives you the ability to balance workloads across clusters and datastores, simple controls to govern how much balance you want based on your business needs, three ways to activate it The post Automated Workload Balance appeared first on VMware Cloud Management .


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VCP6-NV (2V0-642) Exam Experience | TheSaffaGeek

VCP6-NV (2V0-642) Exam Experience | TheSaffaGeek

VCP6-NV (2V0-642) Exam Experience | TheSaffaGeek

Last week Friday after a few weeks of studying I sat the VCP6-NV (2V0-642) exam. I decided to do the track as I wanted to update my knowledge around NSX and it was also something I realised i wasn’t as strong in as I probably should be after my unsuccessful VCDX-CMA defence last year October.…


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The VMworld 2017 Content Catalog is now live!

The VMworld 2017 Content Catalog is now live!

The VMworld 2017 Content Catalog is now live!

Envision your ideal VMworld 2017 agenda by viewing this year’s content catalog. Packed with hundreds of breakout sessions, panels and group discussions, this is your opportunity to map out your conference experience to maximize the learning!


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VMware vSAN: Deploy and Manage [V6.6]

VMware vSAN: Deploy and Manage [V6.6]

VMware vSAN: Deploy and Manage [V6.6]

In this three-day course, you will focus on deploying and managing a software-defined storage solution with VMware vSAN™ 6.6. You will learn how vSAN functions as an important component in the VMware software-defined data center. You will gain practical experience with vSAN concepts through the completion of hands-on lab exercises.


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VMware NSX Edge Gateway & Distributed Firewall with Tim Davis @aldtd #vBrownBag #vExpert

Tim Davis wraps up the mini NSX ninja series discussing Edge Gateways (ESG) and Distributed Firewall (DFW).

– Edge Integrated Network Services (3:00)
– Edge network palcement – (4:50)
– Edge Summary (6:00)
– Edge vs Distributed Firewall (10:30)
– Edge Sizing (11:30)
– Interface based routing (12:40)
– Edge Load Balancer (14:20)
– Site to Site and User VPN (17:00)
– Edge HA (19:50)
– Distribted Firewall Features and Overview (23:30)
– DFW Policy Enforcement (29:30)
– DFW Data Path (30:20)
– Policy Rule Objects (33:40)
– DFW Management (36:00)
– DFW Sections (38:00)
– Object fields (39:20)
– NSX-V Design Basics (44:00)

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Creating shortcuts for PowerCLI that…

Creating shortcuts for PowerCLI that automatically log you in.

Creating shortcuts for PowerCLI that…

So, I started a new job a couple of months ago and we have multiple vCenter environments. My friend & temporary co-worker, Brian Spagna (@bspagna) and I both wanted to have shortcuts to launch PowerCLI windows and have a different background color for each to easily identify which environment we were in. We thought it […]


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