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VMware on What to Expect in PowerCLI 6.5?

PowerCLI 6.5 was announced last week at VMworld Europe and, while we are waiting for it to be generally available, we thought it would be a good time to give you an idea of what to look forward to in the meantime. What’s New VMware, with PowerCLI, was one of the early adopters of PowerShell […]

New VMware Course Option for Expired VCPs

For candidates who hold an expired VMware Certified Professional (VCP) certification, we are adding another option for earning a new VCP. In addition to the option to take the same course as any new candidate, if you have an expired VCP certification, you now have a new option to take a What’s New class to […]

New VMware KB articles published for week ending 10/22/16

VMware App Volumes Shortcuts on the desktop are still captured in a Writable Volume UIA_only template (2146961) Date Published: 10/17/2016 VMware ESXi VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201610410-BG: Updates esx-base, vsanhealth, vsan VIBs (2147329) Date Published: 10/18/2016 VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20161004001-no-tools (2147331) Date Published: 10/18/2016 VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch Release ESXi600-201610001 (2147328) Date Published: 10/18/2016 […]

VMware VMworld 2016: VIRT7620 Video – Successfully Virtualize and Operate Your Microsoft Skype for Business

VMworld 2016: VIRT7620 – Successfully Virtualize and Operate Your Microsoft Skype for Business Infrastructure on the VMware vSphere Platform From the fine folks at VMware VMworld.

VMware: Five Data Center Modernization Myths–Busted at VMworld

IT experts flocked to Barcelona last week for four days of VMworld Europe, where they could be found on the stage and in the audience for killer keynotes, breakout sessions on breakthrough technologies and helpful hands-on labs. Among the ‘aha moments’ for attendees interested in increasing their knowledge about cloud infrastructures was the debunking of […]

Why VMware is Embracing Containers

There are no secrets now around the adoption of containers by VMware.  There is, however, some confusion among many as to what exactly the reason and methods are for VMware to embrace containers.  Many announcements have been happening since VMworld in San Francisco in August 2015.  Once the big show for revealing all the new […]

VMware VMworld 2016: VIRT7550 Video – Providing HA and DR

VMworld 2016: VIRT7550 – Providing HA and DR to Mission Critical Oracle Databases using vSphere Metro Storage Cluster and VMware Software defined Storage and Networking From the fine folks at VMware VMworld.

VMware VMworld 2016 Europe – On Site Recap!

Tuesday and Wednesday saw the first and second days of VMworld 2016 Europe – and they were filled with plenty of knowledge, learning, announcements, networking, and fun! Let’s take a look below: Announcements At VMworld, there were a few key announcements made. Notably: VMware Virtual SAN 6.5 Site Recovery Manager 6.5 SRM 6.5 sees the […]

VxRail: The New Season of Infrastructure Deployment

As the season shifts and the leaves change color here in New England I’m reminded of the constant transition in technology. In this case the industry shift to hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) has really changed the color of infrastructure deployment in the datacenter. At VMware we recognized the power of this new platform early on and […]

VMware vSphere 6.5 & VMware Horizon 7 – What’s Not to Love?

This week at VMworld Europe, VMware announced vSphere 6.5 and VSAN 6.5 with an eye on: Simplifying the customer experience; Providing built-in security; and Extending support for traditional and next-gen apps. This great news extends to VMware Horizon customers, as we integrate, support and bundle VSAN and vSphere into our offerings. So, what features in […]

Controlling backup infrastructure with Veeam’s VMware vSphere Web Client Plug-in

VMworld always provides an opportunity to better understand VMware’s strategic direction for the coming year. This year, there were several key announcements including VMware Cross Cloud Architecture, which allows customers to run, manage, connect and secure their apps across any cloud using a common operations platform. But, you may have missed an announcement pertaining to […]

VMware vRealize Network Insight 3.1 Architecture and Scalability

vRealize Network Insight 3.1 released on October 6th with new a scalability capability.  This new capability allows Network Insight to better support large enterprises.  In this blog post I will cover the basics of Network Insight architecture, explain the new multi-node clustering feature and walk through the configuration of clustering in the user interface. Architecture […]