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Introducing App Volumes 2.10

Post by Eric Sloof (thank you)

VMware App Volumes is a real-time application delivery system that enables Enterprise IT to instantly deliver applications with complete application lifecycle management. 16 more words


Learning about VMware's Photon Controller

Last week I headed out to San Francisco to attend Kubecon and soak in the Kubernetes and devops-ecosystem goodness.  As the event landing page explained: 186 more words

How to disable firewall in ESXi

ESXi has its own firewall implementation which may block some of incoming/outcoming traffic e.x. netcat

In order to disable the firewall:

  1. Ssh to the machine…
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Cost effective upgrades for Forestry machines with old Monsun Tison Control systems EHC35/EHC 4000

We have now supplied six upgrades for Forestry machines with complete control system.

Scandinavian Cut to Length logging methods are being increasingly adopted and adapted the world over. 774 more words

Everybody Have PXE Tonight

OK, so that’s a little bit of artistic license with the Wang Chung reference, but hey ho.

Recenrly, I had to upgrade our base ESX images on the PXE server because VMWare helpfully… 1,338 more words


Shifting Server Selection Criteria

Note:  I had written this post 2 years ago but somehow never noticed it in my drafts folder…

What was old is new.  Long ago we used internal RAID on servers for most applications, in some cases we would go as far as using internal HBAs with external JBODs to allow 2 physical servers to share some logical volumes, or to get the most out of a “high capacity” (at the time they seemed high, but by today’s standards many phones offer more addressable capacity) RAID enclosures.   566 more words


RHEV: How to Import a VMware ESXi OVA Disk Image into RHEV-M


In my lab, I am in the process of moving off of Vmware/ESXi and onto RHEV (Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization). So far the learning curve has not been that bad…. 737 more words