5 Things You Need to Know about vCloud Director

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By: David Davis If you aren’t too familiar with vCloud Director, here are 5 things that you should know: Released with vSphere 5, vCloud Director 1.5 is the latest version. It offers a number of new features including a virtual appliance deployment for training and proof of concept (exactly what I would recommend for your Read more...

Learn VMware vCloud Director on a Shoestring

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By: David Davis Just about the only qualification to learn about vCloud Director is whether or not you have vSphere knowledge, as vCD builds on top of your vSphere infrastructure. vCloud Director allows your end users or customers to consume the virtual infrastructure with maximum agility (that means it makes your life, and theirs, easier). Read more...

vCloud Director 1.5 Multisite Cloud Considerations

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By: Massimo Re Ferre', vCloud Architect This is a repost from Massimo’s personal blog, IT 2.0 – Next Generation IT Infrastructures. In the last few months, among other things, I have been working on a document called vCloud Director 1.5 Multisite Cloud Considerations. Being able to deploy vCloud Director 1.5 across different sites is something our customers and service Read more...

Announcing the General Availability of vCloud Integration Manager

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By: Joe Andrews, Director of Cloud Product Marketing Today VMware is happy to announce the general availability of VMware vCloud Integration Manager – a new tool designed specifically to give vCloud Service Providers a simple and standardized way to provision vCloud Director, vShield and vSphere. With vCloud Integration Manager, VMware provides vCloud Service Provider Partners Read more...

For VMware Service Providers – Usage Meter v2.3 is Now Available

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Today we announced to VMware service providers the availability of the new version 2.3 of the vCloud Usage Meter. For background, the Usage Meter is an important operational tool in the VMware Service Provider Program (VSPP) that enables VMware Virtualized and vCloud Service Providers to accurately measure and report on service usage of vRAM by customers Read more...