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Alert - NFS APD issue has patch now

Hello all, I am a few days late on this.  VMware released a patch for the 5.5 U1 NFS APD issue that I reported to you some time ago (April 19th in fact).  The original KB article is here but

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Newsletter: June 7, 2014

Hello all, I hope everyone had an interesting week - I did and of course it makes things more fun!  Had a wonderful dinner last night on the best balcony of the city, and at one of the best restaurants

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Newsletter: June 1, 2014

Hello everyone, A week at home is always a nice thing!  I had a good week and got a lot of things done.  Working on a design for an executive briefing type lab is a lot of fun plus working

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Newsletter: May 18, 2014

Hello all, I have had a pretty good - and hard - week at the HQ.  Our product is taking shape and that is quite exciting.  I had a purchase approved so we are going to build out a realistic

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How to grow a virtual machine disk bigger?

Hello there, I was talking with a customer very recently who used a very old and less than ideal method to grow a virtual machine disk.  I realized that something I have done for a long time and take for

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Newsletter: April 20, 2014

Hello all, I had another good week working in the lab, trying to improve our product, which is always fun, but also working with developers and engineers.  So a pretty good week.  In the background has been the NFS issues

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Alert - vSphere 5.5 Update 1 and NFS - dropped connections

Hello all, I started to see comments about this on Twitter yesterday afternoon - NFS hosts losing connections to ESXi hosts.  I saw it from VMware, and NetApp people / customers first.  I heard from guys I knew who said

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