Today I received a message from VMware Education Services introducing a new way for current VCP holders to refresh or re-certify before their VCP expires. Currently as it stands, anyone holding a VCP certification prior to...Read More
Tag: vSphere 5.1
A few weeks ago I released a post in regards to my finishing of the Troubleshooting vSphere Storage book. This has been a lot of work and I’ve had a lot of help from the community in getting this book completed....Read More
So here we are – Part 3 and the final part of the Linux series. The title of this part is /usr/bin/random because well the content will be indeed quite random. I couldn't think of a way to classify the...Read More
Alright – so in Part 1 we covered LVM, partitioning and the basic installation of our VM. Now its time to tackle a few key points as it pertains to virtual hardware. Now there isn't a whole lot to cover...Read More
Today VMware has introduced the world to VMware vCenter Log Insight, labeling it as a "new automated log management and analytics product for the cloud era". In my opinion this is a great next step for...Read More
OK! Finally the end of this series! Honestly without the existence of the following resources there is no chance in hell that I would have been able to even develop a simple workflow, let along start scripting and what not. I...Read More
Thus far in this series of posts we have installed and configured vCenter Orchestrator as well as setup and utilized a couple of plugins; the vCenter plug-in and the PowerShell plug-in. Before the series ends I wanted to go...Read More
Wait! What! 3!?!?! Yes, you read correctly! While in the days of vCenter 5.0 and below we only had to worry about 1 database, the release of 5.1 has tripled that! This is something I hadn’t even thought about...Read More
Alright! So far throughout this series of posts we have installed, configured and setup vCenter Orchestrator; as well as created and tested the integration between both vCO and the vSphere Web Client. So what’s next in...Read More
Ok we are finally getting somewhere now with this series! So far we have downloaded, installed, and configured our vCO appliance. As well, we have registered our vCO instance with both vCenter and our SSO instance. This post...Read More
Welcome to the second part of My first vCenter Orchestrator Workflow series. Now before we can really get into the functionality of vCenter Orchestrator we obviously need to go through the task of getting vCO installed and...Read More
vCenter Orchestrator in it’s basics is a workflow development tool that can be used to schedule and automate multiple tasks in your environment. A tool that can be used to create and execute workflows not only on your...Read More
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