Hi there, A short note to help clear something up. Literally. If you upgrade to VMware Data Protection Advanced 5.5.5 like I did today you will have afterwards two VMware Data protection icons in vSphere Web Client. Sorry I did not take a screenshot. One will be the old and not functional VDP or VDPA, … Continue reading Two VMware Data Protection icons in vSphere Web Client?
This is something that is important to me. I believe in it, and actually practiced it, before I knew what it was. About 2 years ago we were talking about our new group at VMware - Integration Engineering and what it would do. One of the several bosses I had at the time - and … Continue reading What is Customer?
Hello all, This is something I had troubles with so I thought I would share. You may have seen the vC Ops 5.8 release notes (found here) and realized that this is a big release. After all there are performance improvements, security improvements, and really a lot of bug fixes. As well there is something … Continue reading How to configure vC Ops 5.8 to forward logs to vC Log Insight!
Hi all,I have a very nice home lab. Need one since I like to work hands on and run things as realistically like customers as I can. It has paid off many times and been used to demo a lot of things for a lot of years plus in the old days prepare me … Continue reading My Home Lab – Overview
I saw this KB article recently and it really surprised me. You need to make sure you are not using E1000 network drivers if you are using ESXi 5, 5,1, and 5.5. The article has a grep command line that will help you find which virtual machines are using this network adapter is pretty handy. Beware and … Continue reading E1000 might bring a PSOD!
I have been writing a newsletter for a bunch of years. Now I have a blog. What am I going to write? I suspect, a lot more than I expect, based on how the newsletter went in the past. I will likely treat this as my own knowledge base as well as a way to … Continue reading My new digital life!