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Upgrading from ESXi 3.5 to ESXi 4.0


There are two main ways to upgrade from ESXi 3.5 to ESXi 4.0. Both methods perform an in-place upgrade of ESXi, which allows the following: preserve VMFS and all contents on local disk, if upgrading ESXi Installable upgrade ESXi embedded, whether on internal or external USB key or internal flash memory preserve almost all configuration Read more...

IBM CloudBurst runs on ESXi


Recently, IBM announced a new Cloud Computing offering called CloudBurst.  From the product page: IBM CloudBurst is a complete IBM Service Management package of hardware, software and services, which simplifies your cloud computing acquisition and deployment. This blog entry from the Community describes the software used to provide the resource abstraction layer: Cloud Software Configuration:•IBM CloudBurst Read more...