Multi - tier apps are the ones that have database servers, application servers, and web servers. I visited a customer once that had 14 layers in some of their multi-tier apps. But in this example we will have 3 but it is easy to tweak to have 4 or 5 or 14. It is important … Continue reading Fast multi-tier app failovers using Cleondris
Sometimes a test failover needs to have external resources inside it so that applications work properly. Or sometimes to support authentication. I once knew a customer who put a domain controller on the network that the test failover was on, and once the test was successful he put it back on the production network. Lots … Continue reading How to get a domain controller into a test failover – SAFELY!
Hello everyone, I hope that his finds most you safe and happy. Been an interesting week for me. Some of that interesting was the Apple WWDC keynote. You can find more on it in this article I did. I have several devices running the first dev beta and things are pretty darn nice. I have … Continue reading Newsletter: June 26, 2020
I was able to catch the Keynote presentation by Apple at the start of WWDC. I was most impressed - there is a lot of new stuff coming to macOS, iPadOS, iOS, tvOS, and Watch. And what is being added is useful and smart. It is some very big releases. So I have both an … Continue reading Apple WWDC 2020 – useful links
Hello everyone, I hope this finds you doing well and staying safe. I see infections are up in many places. I am starting to go out of the house for more than buying food. This week I had a Doctor's visit, next week is dentist, and the following week is a haircut. Which I really … Continue reading Newsletter: June 20, 2020
Blue Medora has many integrations between vRealize Operations and other things - like Microsoft AD, MEDITECH health record, and NetApp HCI (full list of integrations can be seen here). In this article we are going to get the NetApp HCI Management Pack working. When you buy, or get a trial, you end up with a … Continue reading Installing, configuring, Blue Medora vROps NetApp HCI Management Pack
Hello all, My PTO ended midweek so this was a short week. And that is pretty nice! We had a very good PTO using a camper VAN that we had never done before. And visited some amazing places with it. But I do have some cool stuff to share, so lets get started! I am … Continue reading Newsletter: June 13, 2020
Hello all, This newsletter is brought to you via Writing-On-Stone provincial park. I have a slight signal here so my SkyRoam little WAP is working enough to work on this. Out on PTO with my wife Angela, and we are experimenting with a CamperVAN from Canadream to see if we like doing this sort of … Continue reading Newsletter: June 5, 2020