VeeamOn, man ;-P

  During Storage Field Day 5 we got a little intro […] … [Read more...]

PSOD vSphere 5.5 U2 HP BL460c Gen8 v2

After an upgrade to our HP BL460c Gen8 blades we had mu […] … [Read more...]

VMware Mirage 5.1 released

At September 16 VMware released VMware Mirage 5.1  Mirage enables central image management of physical desktops and laptops. It supports VMware View as well. It will be interesting what happens to VDI image management now VMware acquired CloudVolumes and is working on Project Fargo. Mirage uses layering. It disconnects … [Read more...]

Troubleshoot replication problems between VMware Horizon View Connection servers

In environments with multiple Horizon View Connection Servers (High Available) the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) directory is replicated. Configuration, Pool and desktop information is stored in the ADAM database. Problems with replication can result in: Configuration changes made are … [Read more...]

Queue Depth info in the VSAN HCL!

I just noticed there has been an update to the VSAN HCL. When I now do a search for a disk controller ( it immediately shows the queue depth of the controller. This will make life a lot easier, especially for those who prefer to build their own Virtual SAN node instead of using a Ready Node … [Read more...]

Latest Fling from VMware Labs – XenApp2Horizon

The XenApp2Horizon Fling helps you migrate published applications and desktops from XenApp to Horizon View. One XenApp farm is migrated to one or more Horizon View farm(s). The GUI wizard-based tool helps you: Validate the View agent status on RDS hosts (from View connection server, and XenApp server) Create … [Read more...]

EVO:RAIL engineering interview with Dave Shanley (Lead Dev)

A couple of weeks ago we launched EVO:RAIL, a new VMware solution. I have been part of this since the very beginning, the prototype project started with just Dave and myself as part of the prototype team with Mornay van der Walt as the executive sponsor (interview with Mornay will follow shortly as this project … [Read more...]

Nutanix Offers Structure (NOS) 4.1

About a month ago, just a week before VMworld 2014 US, […] … [Read more...]

Future of Disaster Recovery with NextGen VMware Site Recovery Manager

The post Future of Disaster Recovery with NextGen VMware Site Recovery Manager appeared first on - Virtualization & Cloud Management. One of the top breakout sessions I attended at VMworld 2014 was session BCO1916: Site Recovery Manager and Stretched Storage Tech Preview. This session is about two … [Read more...]

VMworld TV Interview: Mike Foley of VMware demos vSphere 6.0

<span id="XinhaEditingPostion"></span>Eric Sloof interviews Mike Foley of VMware and gets a product demo of a hot-off-the-presses beta version of vSphere 6.0! … [Read more...]