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VMware Feeling the HCI Pinch

Read between the lines of VMware’s latest VSAN announcement and you can learn a few things. The first thing I see is that VMware is definitely feeling the pinch — or at the very least worried they will feel the pinch — from hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) vendors like Nutanix, Simplivity, and Scale Computing. 509 more words


Accelerating Reads and Writes with PernixData

Everyone acknowledges that flash storage is faster than spinning disk, and most acknowledge that the closer to the CPU this storage is, the more it accelerates I/O performance. 620 more words


Viewing the Horizon from the Cockpit

One of my favorite things about technology is seeing what’s next. I often find myself asking, “…what’s on the horizon?” Or, better yet, “…what’s beyond the horizon?” In the case of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV), specifically the hypervisor, “next generation node” is hovering in the distance. 752 more words

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Strawberry Switchblade VMWare Style

I’ve recently updated my Anaconda installer files for ESX. In my preseed file, I now have:

## Create a vswitch named Protected
esxcli network vswitch standard add --ports 128 --vswitch-name Protected…
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Veeam Backup and Replication Solution For Hypervisor and other Applications

Veeam Backup and Replication Installation and Configuration

Open the Setup form the iso image, which you have downloaded form Veeam

Since I am upgrading the Veeam Backup and Replication it is advisable to install or upgrade the Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager first. 647 more words


Emergency! Paging Dr. ESX

VMWare have now released Update 02 for ESX 6.0 and HP have also provided their customised image.  I’m now running an ML310e at home, so took the opportunity to update in place using the VSphere offline bundle: 1,236 more words


What is a Hypervisor?

A Hypervisor is a piece of software or hardware that can create and run virtual machines. In the case of VMware, this is VMware ESXi. A machine on which a hypervisor is running one or more virtual machines is known as a… 124 more words