Hello all, I hope that everyone has enjoyed the holiday season and in particular enjoyed time with family and friends? I certainly have, and in fact still am. I had some particularly exciting time Christmas day. Some of the young folk were in the basement, and I heard some loud noises. Pain noises. So of … Continue reading The dangers of peppers!
Month: December 2015
Happy Holidays 2015!
Hello everyone, I am back with my wife now (after almost three weeks at DG HQ), and with her family for Christmas and it is the way Christmas should be. With family and friends that mean a lot to you. And good food and good wine are nice too! Unlike the last couple of Christmas … Continue reading Happy Holidays 2015!
Newsletter: December 19, 2015
Hello everyone, Another week and even closer to the end of the year and the wonderful Holiday Season. But, this week has made me really want the wonderful Holiday Season! You know those problems that confound you, and seem to change as you work on them? I have one of those. Much of the week … Continue reading Newsletter: December 19, 2015
Newsletter: December 12, 2015
Hello all, A week in HQ is always powerful. I sit among the support organization and it is exciting and fun. I even get to help sometimes. Plus working with engineering architects is fun too! But in the last bit of the week I am working on testing migration tools and that has been a … Continue reading Newsletter: December 12, 2015
tvOS 9.1 is now GA
We have an update for the Apple TV. I am a big fan of the Apple TV (see this) and I have only one serious complaint so I am quite curious to see if 9.1 fixes it. You can see more info here on this release. Other than 27 security fixes there is no release … Continue reading tvOS 9.1 is now GA
watchOS 2.1 is now GA
We have a new watchOS update and it seems to be a mix of patches, and regional support. I do not have any issues outstanding that this update might fix. But I do not know all of the fixes in it so I apply it anyway. If you are curious why I like my Apple … Continue reading watchOS 2.1 is now GA
OS X 10.11.2 is GA
This update has a lot of bug fixes. Some are in Wifi and some in Bluetooth. There is 39 security fixes too. You can find a full list here. I suggest a good image backup before you update - I use SuperDuper for this. Update: 12/14/15 - added link to SuperDuper. Very nice tool! 12/9/15 … Continue reading OS X 10.11.2 is GA
iOS 9.2 is GA
iOS 9.2 is now out. There seems to quite a few fixes in it. As always I am not doing an over the air (OTA) upgrade but rather one connected to iTunes. As I update devices I will update this article with how well it goes. And as always I have my iTunes configured so … Continue reading iOS 9.2 is GA
Newsletter: December 5, 2015
Hello all, I hope everyone is doing well on this weekend. I hope that everyone had an interesting and rewarding week as well. I have been at home for two weeks and that is always good. Back on the road tomorrow. I had some odd articles this week - like this and this. I don't … Continue reading Newsletter: December 5, 2015
A vCenter Server resource is missing or invalid
I recently saw this error and it was while I was trying to deploy an OVA file from a vendor. This is one I have not seen before - not even a twinge of memory on it. Since this happened during deploy of an OVA I thought I would try expanding the OVA. I use … Continue reading A vCenter Server resource is missing or invalid