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  • [Free Tools]: VMware Logon Monitor

    VMware Logon Monitor monitors Windows user logons and reports a wide variety of performance metrics intended to help administrators, support staff, and developers troubleshoot slow logon performance. Metrics include, but are not limited to, logon time, CPU/memory usage, and network connection speed. VMware Logon Monitor also receives metrics from other VMware products which provide even more clues about what is happening during the logon flow. The post [Free Tools]: VMware Logon Monitor appeared[...]
    Blog Name: Author: Davoud Teimouri
    Published on 2018-06-22 | Time 17:13:47
  • Minio S3 object store deployed as a set of VMs on vSAN

    Some time back, I looked at what it would take to run a container based Minio S3 object store on top of vSAN. This involved using our vSphere Docker Volume Server (aka Project Hatchway, and the details can be found here. However, I wanted to evaluate what it would take to scale out the Minio [...] The post Minio S3 object store deployed as a set of VMs on vSAN appeared first on
    Blog Name: Author: Cormac
    Published on 2018-06-22 | Time 13:00:23
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    Poor man’s Samsung DEX HUB and VMware Horizon Advantage

    I had been intrigued by the Samsung DeX mode post its launch but didn’t have the courage to buy the 125$ (Rs. 10,000/- INR) Samsung DeX Station. I was on a look-out for an alternate Hub which could do the DeX mode on my Galaxy S8+ for a lot less. After searching @ AliExpress I finally managed to find a hub called EASYA Thunderbolt 3 USB C to HDMI Adapter DeX Mode for Samsung Galaxy S8/S9 which had some good positive reviews and for 33$The moment of truth was to plug-in the Galaxy S8+ and try t[...]
    Blog Name: Ask Aresh Author: Aresh Sarkari's Blog
    Published on 2018-06-22 | Time 10:21:00
  • vSphere Hardening – G2 : Configure Host Profiles to monitor and alert on configuration changes

    Guideline ID : ESXi.enable-host-profiles Vulnerability Discussion : Monitoring for configuration drift and unauthorized changes is critical to ensuring the security of an ESXi host. Host Profiles provide an automated method for monitoring host configurations against an established template and for providing notification if deviations are detected. Risk Profile : 1, 2, 3 Description : Configure Host Profiles to monitor and alert on configuration changes Create Host profile  Log in to the We[...]
    Blog Name: VMware Minds Author: Anjani.kumar
    Published on 2018-06-22 | Time 08:49:55
  • Update the VCSA to latest 6.1U1g and not to 6.5U2

    VMware vSphere 6.5 it’s quite popolar now, considering the deadline for the version 5.5 in this year and the direct upgrade path from v5.5 to v6.5. But maybe not everybody want to update vSphere 6.5 to Update 2, considering that there will be no upgrade path (yet) to version 6.7 and maybe other minor issues due to the backport of some features. For the ESXi host is quite simple build a baseline to exclude the specific Update 2 patch. You can can also exclude a specifc patch (of a set of patch[...]
    Blog Name: vInfrastructure Blog Author: Andrea Mauro
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 05:00:02
  • Options for NTP services in ESXi

    There are 3 options basically for NTP services start and stop1) Start automatically if any ports are open, and stop when all ports are closed.2) Start and stop with host.3) Start and stop manually.  1)Start automatically if any ports are open, and stop when all ports are closed:This one is the default settings which is recommended by the VMware. In this option if any ports are open the client attempts to contact the network resources of the services. Here point to be noted where if some ports [...]
    Blog Name: Virtualvmx Author: Sachin Bhardwaj
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 01:59:00
  • VMware vSphere 6.7 support added in Vembu BDR Suite 3.9.1 (Sponsored Post)

    I always get amped when new releases of vSphere are released, the latest version (6.7) got released a few months back and introduced a host of new improvements.  Most noteably, the new and improved VMware vCenter Server Appliance has had a makeover to give administrators a better experience from a management persspective but also the [...]
    Blog Name: Cloud-Land Author: andre
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 23:47:11
  • Expand a VMware Cloud on AWS Single-Host SDDC to a 4-Host SDDC

    With the announcement of the VMware Cloud on AWS Single-Host, customers are seeing the value of this offering and wanting to move to a 4-node Production SDDC. We are happy to announce that we have now released the ability to... The post Expand a VMware Cloud on AWS Single-Host SDDC to a 4-Host SDDC appeared first on BRIAN GRAF.
    Blog Name: vTagion – Virtualization is Contagious Author: Brian
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 16:51:28
  • NSX Cloud Overview

    After the Compute stack filled with VMware products, now it’s time to fill Network stack with VMware products 😉 Let me introduce new way to provision virtual networks in Cloud space not just limited to VMware ESXi but can be deployed with multiple end points & Clouds.VMware NSX Cloud delivers consistent networking and security for…
    Blog Name: VMwareGuruZ Author: Sateesh Thupakula
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 16:23:51
  • vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Internet Proxy URLs

    Recently I was deploying the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager (vRSLCM) at a customer. One of there requirement was that the appliance only could reach the internet with their internet proxy configured. The deployment was based on the latest version of the vRSLCM appliance version 1.2. The main use case for deploying this appliance at the … The post vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Internet Proxy URLs appeared first on
    Blog Name: Be Virtual Author: Mischa Buijs
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 14:22:31
  • VMware Cloud on AWS now available in Frankfurt region

    VMware Cloud on AWS is per June 2018 also available in the AWS Frankfurt region. Frankfurt is the fourth worldwide region in which the service is available. Also London (UK),  US East (Northern Virgina) and US West (Oregon) regions offer VMware Cloud on AWS. For those of you not aware what VMware Cloud on AWS is. [...]
    Blog Name: UP2V Author: Marcel van den Berg
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 12:01:04
  • Trigger APD on iSCSI LUN on vSphere

    Advertise here with BSA I was testing various failure scenarios in my lab today for the vSphere Clustering Deepdive session I have scheduled for VMworld. I needed some screenshots and log files of when a datastore hit an APD scenario, for those who don’t know APD stands for all paths down. In other words: the storage is inaccessible and [...] The post Trigger APD on iSCSI LUN on vSphere appeared first on Yellow Bricks.
    Blog Name: Yellow Bricks Author: Duncan Epping
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 11:43:24
  • VMware 6.7 Maksimum Değerler

    VMware 6.7 maksimum değerleri için  vSphere 6.7 vSphere 6.5 ve vSphere 6.0 aralarındaki minik karşılaştırma toblosu karşınızda.Virtual Machine MaximumvSphere 6.7vSphere 6.5vSphere 6.0NVDIMM Controllers1N/AN/ANon-volatile Memory1 TBN/AN/AVirtual ISCSI targets per virtual SCSI adapter641515Virtual ISCSI targets per Virtual Machine2566464Virtual RDMA Adapters per Virtual Machine1N/AN/AESXi Host MaximumvSphere 6.7vSphere 6.5vSphere 6.0Maximum Non-volatile memory per host1 TBN/AN/ALogical [...]
    Blog Name: vMwareTv – cahit yolaçan Author: Cahit Yolacan
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 07:37:00
  • VMware Horizon 7.5 ¿Qué hay de nuevo viejo?

    VMware libera otra iteración de su solución de software de administración de escritorios virtuales y buque insignia Horizon ver 7.5. El producto ha sido actualizado después de varios meses donde sólo con en el lanzamiento de Horizon 7.4 ya había traído importantes novedades como Linked clones para Linux desktop pools.
    Blog Name: Jose Maria Gonzalez Author: Miguel Angel Alonso Pomar
    Published on 2018-06-21 | Time 07:30:30
  • Vembu Backup Support for VMware vSphere 6.7

    Vembu is all set to support the new VMware vSphere 6.7 with its latest release Vembu BDR Suite 3.9.1 update 1. the update is GA now and is ready for Download.Follow the registration link for their upcoming webinar walking through the release of Vembu latest update Vembu BDR Suite 3.9.1 with support for VMware vSphere 6.7 and few other topics that will be discussed during webinar including VMware Backup, VM Replication, Multiple Recovery options, Automated Backup Verification with Live Demo [...]
    Blog Name: Let’s Virtualize Author: Kanishk Sethi
    Published on 2018-06-20 | Time 05:49:00