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Automatically download HP drivers to VMware Update Manager

Recently during VMware Flash Read Cache testing I noticed that drivers on my ESXi hosts (HP BL460c blades) were not up to date. After looking into it I discovered that not all drivers were downloaded to VUM automatically from HP vibsdepot. 54 more words


cannot remediate host because it is part of HA Admission Control enabled Cluster


Sometimes you will face an error while patching your esxi servers using VMware Update Manager(VUM). When you try to remediate your esxi host you get the error message: 281 more words


How to restrict Vmware Converter from using SSL to speedup conversion process

A protocol called NFC is used by VMware Converter for the cloning process.

In VMware Converter 5.0 encryption was introduced to increase security for the data transfer but at the expense of performance. 116 more words


Nordic #VMUG meeting - Nov 20th.

So we’re closing in, on the annual Nordic VMUG conference, which will be held at Bella Center Copenhagen again. For those of you that didn’t attend last year, the concept is like a mini VMworld, in the same venue that had VMworld in 2010 and 2011. 470 more words


VCP5-DCV Delta done and dusted

Over the weekend logic and common sense failed me and I decided to sit my VCP5-DCV Delta Exam.  Since VMware introduced a recertification policy back in March 2014 I’ve been buying my time to renew.  764 more words


Objective 3.1 – Configure and Manage vSphere Standard Switches (vSS)


  • Identify vSS capabilities
    • Routes traffic internally between virtual machines and links to external networks
    • Allows for multiple port groups configured with different policies
      • Allows for VLANs…
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Microsoft's Cloud Platform System (CPS) vs. the World (VMware EVO:Rails and Amazon)

More bigs news from Microsoft – Microsoft’s Cloud Platform System (CPS) –  (I call it Azure Cloud “Private Edition”) –  a joint announcement from Microsoft and Dell, which offers a bundle including Dell Racks with expandble computing, storage and networking, running a private Azure cloud (on premise) that should look and work the same as Microsoft’s public Azure offering. 168 more words

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