VMware: What’s new in vSphere 6.5

  vCenter Server Appliance Enhanced vCenter Install, Upgrade, Patch: Streamlined user experience while deploying, upgrading and patching for vCenter Server. Support for CLI template-based vCenter Server lifecycle management. vCenter Server Appliance Migration Tool: Single-step migration process for existing … [Read more...]

VMware: What’s new in vSphere 6.5

  vCenter Server Appliance Enhanced vCenter Install, Upgrade, Patch: Streamlined user experience while deploying, upgrading and patching for vCenter Server. Support for CLI template-based vCenter Server lifecycle management. vCenter Server Appliance Migration Tool: Single-step migration process for existing … [Read more...]

[Citrix] XenServer 7.0 released

XenServer 7 was released in May of 2016.  It was available in pre-release form under the project name of Dundee.  All new XenServer installations should be made using XenServer 7. Microsoft Technology integration Citrix has a long history of integrating with, and supporting Microsoft operating systems and … [Read more...]

[Citrix] XenServer 7.0 released

XenServer 7 was released in May of 2016.  It was available in pre-release form under the project name of Dundee.  All new XenServer installations should be made using XenServer 7. Microsoft Technology integration Citrix has a long history of integrating with, and supporting Microsoft operating systems and … [Read more...]

VMware: RVTools 3.8 is released

One of my favorite (freeware) tools for getting information about an vSphere environment is RVTools, is now released in version 3.8. Version 3.8 (March, 2016) VI SDK reference changed from 5.5 to 6.0 on vInfo tab page new field: ChangeVersion unique identifier for a given version of the configuration on vInfo tab page … [Read more...]

VMware: VMware vSphere 6.0 Update 2 released

VMware has just released vSphere 6.0 Update 2. Together with the Updates, the following product updates were released today: VMware ESXi 6.0 U2 [Release Notes] [Download] VMware vCenter Server 6.0 U2 [Release Notes] [Download] VMware vCloud Automation Center Application Services 6.2.4 [Release Notes] [Download] VMware … [Read more...]

vSphere 6 release date in KB?

Had a short twitter conversation today with Ivo Beerens about the “End of Availability” of vShield Endpoint in which he pointed me to the following KB article: “End of Availability (EOA) of vCloud Networking and Security (vCNS) in vCloud Suite 6.0 (2107201)”. In the KB I noticed the following line: “The vCNS as part of … [Read more...]

VMware: What’s new in vSphere 6.0

Install & Upgrade Enhanced Install and Upgrade Capabilities – Windows vCenter installation experience has been enhanced with additional capabilities including custom ports, custom paths, uninstall and error messaging improvements. Furthermore, all upgrade paths from Windows vCenter 5.0 and up are now supported. … [Read more...]

VMware: Upgrade vSphere ESXi 5.5 u2 to ESXi 6.0

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VMware: Install VMware vCenter Server 6.0.0

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