VMUG Advantage – cont.

Last week I decided to buy VMUG Advantage. Apparently, the post was picked up by Jochen Ramm. And as I replied: the onboarding was a smooth experience. But there is more!!!I posted VMUG Advantage so often, but maybe people believe more in the guys who really know what they are talking about ;-) … [Read more...]

VMUG Advantage – cont.

Last week I decided to buy VMUG Advantage. Apparently, the post was picked up by Jochen Ramm. And as I replied: the onboarding was a smooth experience. But there is more!!!I posted VMUG Advantage so often, but maybe people believe more in the guys who really know what they are talking about ;-) … [Read more...]

VMUG Advantage – cont.

Last week I decided to buy VMUG Advantage. Apparently, the post was picked up by Jochen Ramm. And as I replied: the onboarding was a smooth experience. But there is more!!! I posted VMUG Advantage so often, but maybe people believe more in the guys who really know what they are talking about ;-) … [Read more...]

The query execution timed out (DatastorePropertyProvider)

In case of a host with a lot of snapshots or read-only enabled LUNs (which could be the case when you've got a host dedicated as standby host in DR site), mounting an existing datastore can be a challenge through the UI. The activity bar keeps running for minutes and then presents an error: The query execution … [Read more...]

The query execution timed out (DatastorePropertyProvider)

In case of a host with a lot of snapshots or read-only enabled LUNs (which could be the case when you've got a host dedicated as standby host in DR site), mounting an existing datastore can be a challenge through the UI. The activity bar keeps running for minutes and then presents an error: The query execution … [Read more...]

The query execution timed out (DatastorePropertyProvider)

In case of a host with a lot of snapshots or read-only enabled LUNs (which could be the case when you've got a host dedicated as standby host in DR site), mounting an existing datastore can be a challenge through the UI. The activity bar keeps running for minutes and then presents an error: The query execution … [Read more...]

Some short PowerShell tips #3

Tip 4: ​We left off with tip 3, using group-object. This tip is about the PowerShell version. Did you know every version of PowerShell gets lots of performance optimizations? So my tip for now: try out different PowerShell versions! At the time of writing, PowerShell 5.1 Desktop is installed on Windows 10, … [Read more...]

Some short PowerShell tips #3

Tip 4: ​We left off with tip 3, using group-object. This tip is about the PowerShell version. Did you know every version of PowerShell gets lots of performance optimizations? So my tip for now: try out different PowerShell versions! At the time of writing, PowerShell 5.1 Desktop is installed on Windows 10, … [Read more...]

Some short PowerShell tips #3

Tip 4:  ​We left off with tip 3, using group-object. This tip is about the PowerShell version. Did you know every version of PowerShell gets lots of performance optimizations? So my tip for now: try out different PowerShell versions! At the time of writing, PowerShell 5.1 Desktop is installed on Windows 10, … [Read more...]

VMUG Advantage

Today I decided to buy the VMUG Advantage Membership. The membership is around for a while now but for some reason; I never cared to take a good look at it. It provides some great resources and discounts, and since I plan to go to VMworld, get some certifications and play around in the homelab this … [Read more...]