The new way to patch the vCenter Server Appliance 6

The patching process in vCenter Server Appliance (vCSA) version 6 is changed from previous versions. It is not possible anymore to use the Virtual Appliance Management Interface (VAMI) and update the appliance using the User Interface. The new way to patch the vCenter Server Appliance involves the following … [Read more...]

Datrium finally out of stealth… Welcome Datrium DVX!

Advertise here with BSA Before I get started, I have not been briefed by Datrium so I am also still learning as I type this and it is purely based on the somewhat limited info on their website. Datrium’s name has been in the press a couple of times as it was the company that was often associated with Diane … [Read more...]

Discover VMware Headquarters

Join Jeff Goodall for a look at VMware's community inside a company at VMware headquarters in Palo Alto, California. VMware's Palo Alto Headquarters was designed for collaboration and connection. Sitting on 105 acres in Stanford Research Park with more than 1500 trees, beautiful landscape, and green facilities, … [Read more...]

VMworld 2015 – What does your schedule look like?

The post VMworld 2015 – What does your schedule look like? appeared first on - Virtualization & Cloud Management. In a little more than one month VMworld 2015 US takes place in the Moscone Center, San Francisco. This year I will again be attending the VMworld US and I'm really looking forward! … [Read more...]

Beer, Tech and did I mention beer?

My good friend Enrico Signoretti organizes a great even […] … [Read more...]

Project Enzo On Demand Webcast Now Available

Project Enzo is VMware’s new hybrid cloud-scale architecture designed to combine the economic benefits of cloud-based VMware virtual desktops and application technology, with the simplicity of hyper-converged infrastructure to transform the IT experience. The webcast "Project Enzo: Redefining Workspace Delivery with … [Read more...]

My top 15 VMworld sessions for 2015

Advertise here with BSAEvery year I do a top VMworld sessions post. It is getting more complicated each year as there are so many great sessions. In the past years I tried to restrict myself to 20 but it always ends up being 22, 23 or even more sessions. This year I am going to be strict, 15 at most and in random … [Read more...]

Extending your vSphere platform with Virtual SAN

Advertise here with BSAOver the last couple of months I’ve spoken to many customers about Virtual SAN. What struck me during these conversations is how these customers spoke about Virtual SAN. In all cases when we start the conversation it starts with a conversation about what their environment used to looked like. … [Read more...]

Free Videos – VMworld 2014 Sessions

I’ve created a YouTube playlist with 32 newly released VMworld 2014 sessions. … [Read more...]

What’s New in VMware vSphere 6 – Performance

VMware vSphere 6 continues to enhance the performance features and capabilities of the vSphere platform, making it the most robust and highest-performing cloud platform. vSphere 6 supports larger virtual machines and physical hosts to accommodate even the most demanding workloads. It also introduces … [Read more...]