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
Please get out of my Van Halen t-shirt before you jinx the band and they break up – Robbie (Adam Sandler) from The Wedding Singer Horizon DaaS now available directly from VMware The "Year of VDI" has yet to hit...Read More
Well, 8 weeks of VCAP has dwindled down into a serious 8 days of VCAP – and for now, how about a little bit of random information from the Networking section of the blueprint. First up, CDP and LLDP These are relatively...Read More
Thanks once again to Tom Verhaeg for this great scenario. The voice team has recently setup Cisco Unity. The VoIP administrator sends you an e-mail. To comply with Cisco best practices, the Cisco Unity VM needs to have CPU...Read More
Another top notch scenario built by Tom Verhaeg! (blog/twitter) Thanks Tom! Your recent work on the new portgroup was top notch! Now, the network administrators have some new requirements. You currently use one vNIC for...Read More
First off I want to thank Tom Verhaeg (blog/twitter) for providing this scenario. Tom had gotten in contact with myself and wanted to do what he can to help our with the 8 weeks of #VCAP series as he is going through...Read More
Hopefully you all enjoyed the last scenario based post because you are about to get another one 🙂 Kind of a different take on covering the remaining skills from the storage section, section 1. So, here we go!...Read More
So my 8 weeks of #VCAP is quickly turning into just under 4 weeks of #VCAP so as I attempt to learn and practice everything on the blueprint you might find that I'm jumping around quite a bit. Also, I thought I would...Read More
My plan is to go over all the skills in Objective 1.3 but before we get into PSA commands and what not let's first configure iSCSI port bonding – this way we will have a datastore with multiple paths that we can fiddle...Read More
As some of you may now for the past, what feels like years but is probably closer to 6 months or so I have been working on a book project revolving around troubleshooting storage in a vSphere environment. At last...Read More
Alright, continuing on the realm of security let's have a look at the built in firewall on ESXi. This post will relate directly to Objective 7.2 on the blueprint! Basically, a lot of this work can be done in...Read More
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