Tags » Vmware 2

Transferring files using VMware Tools

Using isolated an secured Virtual Machines can be really safe and meet the hardening guidance but from the administration point of view it can be really hard. 123 more words


The universe is big. It’s vast and complicated and ridiculous.

As I was meeting with a customer recently, we got onto the topic of workload portability. It was interesting, we were discussing the various cloud providers, AWS, Azure, and VMware’s vCloud Air, primarily, and how could they, a VMware shop, move workloads in and out of various cloud providers. 450 more words


VMware ESXi server hardware

I have a VMware infrastructure in my company and it’s time to make a hardware upgrade.

All my server are up and running and i can’t shut them down, how can i check how many slots of physical memory RAM are free? 67 more words


VMworld 2014 in Barcelona

Well, my 1st visit to Barcelona and VMworld. Both were great! However not much of Barcelona seen as in VMware techie sessions for 3 days! 15 more words


vRealize Operations: Beyond the Marketing

I must admit, vRealize Operations (formerly vCOps) is one of my favorite VMware solutions.  However when talking about vRealize Operations, while I was able to speak about the many benefits including capacity planning, root-cause analysis and basic health of your VMware vSphere environment, I always had trouble convincing my customers why they need vRealize Operations.   449 more words


ESXi 5.5 not recognizing local logical disks of larger than 2TB

Today I was installing ESXi 5.5 on one of our HP DL185 G5 Storage servers and ESXi installation wizard didn’t display the logical disks of size larger than 2TB. 148 more words