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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. 423 more words


HTML5 Games with Construct 2

I recently discovered software called “Construct 2” that allows you to easily create mobile and HTML5 games. The only “problem” I have with the software is that it’s Windows-only and I do 99% of my work on a MacBook. 87 more words


[VMware] View Auditing Portal tool

VMware LabsにHorizon View関連の新しいツールが公開されました。

View Auditing PortalというツールでView Administratorの拡張ウェブポータルとして設置し利用できます。


  • View ClientのOSとバージョン
  • Linked Cloneプールの親仮想マシンとスナップショット情報
  • 仮想デスクトップとRemoteAppのセッション情報


このツールの利用可能なHorizon Viewのバージョンは6.0以上で、インストール方法は。。。という程でもありません。


C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware View\Server\broker\webapps


https://View Connection Server名/viewauditing/


View ClientのOSとバージョンの情報が確認できるページです。




Objective 3.3 – Configure and Manage vSS and vDS Policies


  • Identify common vSS and vDS policies
    • Common Security Policies
      • Promiscuous Mode (default is reject) – When enabled, allows a VM to see all traffic passing through the vSwitch…
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VMware Remote Console 7.0 Released

VMware Remote Console (VMRC) is a standalone Windows application that provides console access and client device connection to virtual machines on a remote host.  You need to download this installer before you can launch the external application directly from a vSphere Web Client. 68 more words


Using PowerCLI to find all the VM's with ISO's attached

#Create an instance of the Excel.Application
$xl = New-Object -comobject excel.application
$xl.Visible = $true
$xl.DisplayAlerts = $False
$wb = $xl.Workbooks.Add()
$ws = $wb.Worksheets.Item(1)
$ws1 = $wb.worksheets | where {$_.name -eq "Sheet1"} #<------- Selects sheet 1…
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