vCenter Deploying OVF – ‘A connection error…

vCenter Deploying OVF – ‘A connection error occurred’ -David Ring

vCenter Deploying OVF – ‘A connection error…

During the process of deploying an OVF (Log Insight in this example) using the vSphere Web Client running on a local windows vCenter instance, I encountered the following error: ‘A connection error occurred. Verify that your computer can connect to vCenter Server.’ First step was to perform some basic ping tests of the vCenter FQDN, … Continue reading vCenter Deploying OVF – ‘A connection error occurred’


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VMXNET3 driver now included in Mac OS X 10.11…

VMXNET3 driver now included in Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)+ -virtuallyGhetto

VMXNET3 driver now included in Mac OS X 10.11…

Yesterday I received a pretty interesting comment from one of my Twitter followers @NTmatter who wrote: @lamw Just noticed that OSX has a VMXNET3 driver. Have to edit the vmx file to actually use it, but it’s there! AppleVmxnet3Ethernet.kext — Thomas Johnson (@NTmatter) September 30, 2016 This is a pretty neat find because currently today, the only network adapter that […]


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Download VMware Validated Design 3.o for…

Download VMware Validated Design 3.o for Software-Defined Data Center -ntpro.nl

Download VMware Validated Design 3.o for…

The VMware Validated Design provides a set of prescriptive documents that explain how to plan, deploy, and configure a deployment of a Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC). This design supports a number of use cases, and is designed to minimize difficulty in integration, expansion, and operation, as well as future updates and upgrades.


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VMware Validated Design for SDDC 3.0 Released

VMware Validated Design for SDDC 3.0 Released -VMGuru

VMware Validated Design for SDDC 3.0 Released

The VMware Validated Designs (VVD) is a set of documentation that is maintained by VMware to provide a holistic and standardised datacenter designs that span across compute, storage, networking and management platforms. It’s basically a blueprint on how to implement and operate a SDDC-based private cloud. Each VVD documentation set contains a Solution Overview , a Reference Architecture , a Design Guide and a set of Operational Guides and tools that includes best practices on how to plan,…Read More


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