VMware Labs has released a new Fling – vCenter Event Broker Appliance

The vCenter Event Broker Appliance (VEBA) enables customers to easily create event-driven automation based on vCenter Server Events. For example, VEBA can drive basic workflows like automatically attaching a vSphere tag when a virtual machine (VM) is created. Even more powerful integrations between datacenter-internal … [Read more...]

VMware Labs has released a new Fling – Virtual Machine Compute Optimizer 2.0

The Virtual Machine Compute Optimizer (VMCO) is a Powershell script that uses the PowerCLI module to capture information about the hosts and VMS running in your vSphere environment, and reports back on whether the VMs are configured optimally based on the Host CPU and memory. It will flag a VM as “YES” if it is … [Read more...]

Free e-book – PowerCLI The Aspiring Automator’s Guide

Scripting and PowerCLI are words that most people working with VMware products know pretty well and have used once or twice. Everyone knows that scripting and automation are great assets to have in your toolbox. The problem usually is that getting into scripting appears daunting to many people who feel like the … [Read more...]

New Technical White Paper – VMware NSX-T 2.5 Reference Design Guide

This document provides guidance and best practices for designing environments that leverage the capabilities of VMware NSX-T. It is targeted at virtualization and network architects interested in deploying NSX Data Center solutions. Direct download VMware NSX-T Reference Design community  Next-Generation … [Read more...]

Video – ZeroTier – The ethernet switch for planet earth

ZeroTier is a distributed network hypervisor built atop a cryptographically secure global peer to peer network. It provides advanced network virtualization and management capabilities on par with an enterprise SDN switch, but across both local and wide area networks and connecting almost any kind of app or … [Read more...]

Free Technical Guide – Data Center Modernization with VMware Cloud on AWS

Remove complexities with consistent infrastructure and operations. Run, manage, and secure production applications in a seamlessly integrated hybrid IT environment without having to purchase custom hardware, rewrite applications, or modify operating models. Download this technical guide now to learn how VMware Cloud on … [Read more...]

VMworld 2019 sessions are available for playback

If you're not attending this year's VMworld 2019 in San Francisco, you can watch the sessions online for free through: https://videos.vmworld.com/global/2019 The only thing you need is a VMworld account. VMware has uploaded a lot of sessions already while the event is still running, most sessions of the first … [Read more...]

Cool Tool – VMware Ports and Protocols

This VMware Ports and Protocols tool describes the ports and protocols requirements for using VMware products.   … [Read more...]

Free e-book – The Gorilla Guide to… VMware vRealize Operations 7.5

IT professionals around the world trust VMware’s vRealize Operations (vROps) for vSphere management, but not everyone maximizes the power that vROps can provide. Many don’t know the tips and tricks that you can use to get the most out of it. For instance, you may not know that vROps can manage the full data center … [Read more...]

New Badge: VMware SD-WAN Foundations Skills 2019

VMware SD-WAN Foundations proves that an individual has a fundamental understanding of SD-WAN technology. The VMware SD-WAN Foundation badge holder can present the SD-WAN solution, present the architecture and features, connect customer needs/use cases to product capabilities across different market verticals, and … [Read more...]