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New Requirement ! - 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer, VMware, Server, Cisco, Networking - London, Perm

Skills: 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer, VMware, Server, Cisco, Networking. Based in London (nearest tube – Marble Arch or Bond Street) my client an are recruiting for a good hands on all-rounder 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer. 115 more words


Objective 4.1 – Configure Environment for Network Virtualization


  • Configure the physical infrastructure (MTU, Dynamic Routing for edge, etc.)
    • MTU needs to be 1600 for transport zone
      Can use 1550 if you aren’t going to have VLAN tagging in the VM Guest OS…
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Powershell Script to pull records with VM-Name,LUN-Name and Vmdk file name and its path.

This script will export following information into a .csv file:

1) name of the virtual machine (VM)
2) datacenter name
3) cluster name
4) hard disc… 98 more words


Rig for Silent Running, and some industry stuff

Hey all!

I apologize for the lack of post frequency at the moment – I’m in hard study mode for two certifications concurrently:

MCSA (So the 70-412 exam) and the Appsense Certified Professional exam. 388 more words


Wake Me Up Before You Go Go Upgrade ESXi

These 80’s puns are getting bad now, but it’s late and I’ve been upgrading servers all day. I have found quite a few methods for upgrading ESXi in place, while preserving the datastore, but at one of my clients, the Hypervisor was located under a raised floor (don’t ask), so booting from USB/CD/Etc. 1,211 more words

Bare Metal

VCE - Bringing it all back home.

It isn’t that often that I have to hold my hand up and say “Well, that was a surprise!”, but yesterday’s announcement by EMC, Cisco and VCE certainly did cause a few eyebrows to move around the office. 118 more words


Installing VMware Tools on an isolated 'Minimal' CentOS VM

I just came across the situation where I was deploying a new CentOS VM based on the “minimal” installation ISO. Trying to install VMware Tools based on this distribution is somewhat different from installing it based on the default ISO when you dont have an active internet connection. 431 more words