vExpert 2019 – Why The vCommunity is Still…

vExpert 2019 – Why The vCommunity is Still Important to me

vExpert 2019 – Why The vCommunity is Still…

Overnight, applications for the 2019 VMware vExperts where opened up and as per usual it’s created a flurry of activity on social media channels and well as private communications such as the vExpert Slack. There is no doubting that IT professionals still hold the vExpert award in high regard…though it’s also true that others have bemoaned (included myself at times) an apparent decline of its relevance over the past few years. That said it still generates lots of interest and the program is still going strong more than a decade since its inception in 2009.


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Is a DNS server still required when using a…

Is a DNS server still required when using a Static IP for VCSA?

Is a DNS server still required when using a…

When deploying a vCenter Server Appliance (VCSA), customers have two options for setting up a static network address: using either a hostname (Fully Qualified Domain Name) or just a static IP Address (e.g. no DNS). In the first option when using an FQDN, it should be no surprise that you need to also specify a […]


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New Release: PowerCLI 11.1.0

New Release: PowerCLI 11.1.0

New Release: PowerCLI 11.1.0

As 2018 comes to a close, we have one more release for you in the form of PowerCLI 11.1.0! If you’re keeping track, that brings us to 6 official PowerCLI releases in the 2018 calendar year. To quickly summarize 2018: PowerCLI has gone multi-platform, added 2 new modules, added 25 new cmdlets, and supported new […] The post New Release: PowerCLI 11.1.0 appeared first on VMware PowerCLI Blog.


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Top Reasons to Upgrade To vROps 7.0 & How to…

Top Reasons to Upgrade To vROps 7.0 & How to Get the Most Of It – Live Demo and the benefits of moving to vROps Advanced.

Top Reasons to Upgrade To vROps 7.0 & How to…

vRealize Operations continuously optimizes the performance of your data center to help achieve your goals. In our Dec. 12 webcast, we’ll conduct a live demo of vROps 7.0 and explore the benefits of moving to vROps Advanced. RSVP now!


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VMware NSX Data Centre – Application Rule Manager

VMware NSX Data Centre – Application Rule Manager

VMware NSX Data Centre – Application Rule Manager

With the release of VMware NSX 6.3.0 back in February 2017, we saw the introduction of the Application Rule Manager (ARM). The Application Rule Manager allows us to a) simplify the process of creating grouping objects and distributed firewall rules for the micro-segmentation of existing workloads, a


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Customizing Cloud Assembly Deployments with…

Customizing Cloud Assembly Deployments with Cloud-Init

Customizing Cloud Assembly Deployments with…

Automation is great. We all love the idea of hitting a request button, and a few minutes having a resource (Virtual Machine in most cases) drop in our lap. It’s like magic! That being said, the magic wears off quickly when the machine isn’t actually useful. How do we make machines useful? Through varying forms The post Customizing Cloud Assembly Deployments with Cloud-Init appeared first on VMware Cloud Management.


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Now Available – Upgrading to VMware vSphere 6.7…

Now Available – Upgrading to VMware vSphere 6.7 eBook

Now Available – Upgrading to VMware vSphere 6.7…

I am proud to announce availability of the new VMware vSphere eBook Upgrading to VMware vSphere 6.7, authored by Nigel Hickey and David Stamen. This is a free resource to assist customers upgrading to vSphere 6.7. The eBook further builds on the foundational guide Upgrading to VMware vSphere 6.5 by Emad Younis which has been widely adopted when The post Now Available – Upgrading to VMware vSphere 6.7 eBook appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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