VMworld Hackathon 2018: How to join a team!

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For those of you who have signed up for this year’s VMworld Hackathon, you know by now that we’ve chosen to use HackerEarth as an online method to kick off the Hackathon virtually a month before we all gather in Mandalay Bay in Vegas. The purpose of the tool is to organize teams, view the Read more...

Automating File-Based Backup of vCenter Server Appliance with Python

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Did you know the vCenter Server Appliance (VCSA) has file-based backup options? This ability was actually released in vSphere 6.5. However, there was one feature in particular that was missing: a scheduler. I’m happy to say that as part of vSphere 6.7, the VCSA received a backup scheduler! Recently, my teammate, Emad Younis released a Read more...

Managing VMware Cloud on AWS Elastic DRS via RESTful APIs

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There’s been a new batch of features released for VMware Cloud on AWS! While there’s a lot of important new features, there’s one in particular I’d like to focus on. This new feature is called Elastic DRS (EDRS). EDRS allows you to automatically right-size your SDDC for the current workload demand and do it all Read more...