.InstanceUuid≠ .ExtensionData.Client.ServiceContent.About.InstanceUuid

Introduction  connection.InstanceUuid ≠ connection.ExtensionData.Client.ServiceContent.About.InstanceUuid Let's connect to vCenter and check the two: if (! $creds) { $creds = Get-Credential}$connection = Connect-VIServer -Server '<vcenterFQDN>' -Credential … [Read more...]

Duplicate your prod environment to a container based dev environment

In my previous post I explained how you can run VCSIM in a native M1 container. If you don't use a Mac with that CPU you can just download the official container and run it local in Docker. Now, VCSIM contains a cool feature to load in an environment. William Lam did a great article about that. You first need to … [Read more...]

Duplicate your prod environment to a container based dev environment

In my previous post I explained how you can run VCSIM in a native M1 container. If you don't use a Mac with that CPU you can just download the official container and run it local in Docker. Now, VCSIM contains a cool feature to load in an environment. William Lam did a great article about that. You first need to … [Read more...]

Running vcsim native on Mac Silicon with M1 chip in docker

So, I bought this brand new laptop to do some development work. For a couple of reasons, the MacBook Pro with an M1 chip (either Pro or Max - you cannot go wrong here) suited best for me. It has long battery life, it's very powerful, silent, and has high memory for loads of simultaneous containers (and … [Read more...]

Running vcsim native on Mac Silicon with M1 chip in docker

So, I bought this brand new laptop to do some development work. For a couple of reasons, the MacBook Pro with an M1 chip (either Pro or Max - you cannot go wrong here) suited best for me. It has long battery life, it's very powerful, silent, and has high memory for loads of simultaneous containers (and … [Read more...]

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dit is een testtt   Werkt dit nu well? heading 2 En dit dan? En werkt een link? En een code block: … [Read more...]

Passed: 2V0-21.19 Professional VMware vSphere 6.7 – my exam from home experience

​It was about time do run a new VCP exam. Even though the status doesn't expire anymore, I planned it for this year anyway. So after some study and hands-on, I just gave it a go. I used the 20% discount attached to the VMUG Advantage (which actually worked pretty well, saved me about 40 euro's). These days (due to … [Read more...]

Passed: 2V0-21.19 Professional VMware vSphere 6.7 – my exam from home experience

​It was about time do run a new VCP exam. Even though the status doesn't expire anymore, I planned it for this year anyway. So after some study and hands-on, I just gave it a go. I used the 20% discount attached to the VMUG Advantage (which actually worked pretty well, saved me about 40 euro's). These days (due to … [Read more...]

Access VM console in a secured environment – part 1

​Accessing the VM console always requires a direct connection to the ESXi host running the VM. If you've got a user/insecure network and you firewalled your ESXi/vCenter servers, you cannot access the console without opening the port for that whole network (you never know who requires a connection to any of the hosts … [Read more...]

Access VM console in a secured environment – part 1

​Accessing the VM console always requires a direct connection to the ESXi host running the VM. If you've got a user/insecure network and you firewalled your ESXi/vCenter servers, you cannot access the console without opening the port for that whole network (you never know who requires a connection to any of the hosts … [Read more...]