Veeam Backup & Replication V7 is here

Also read: VMworld 2013 San Francisco – Recap Around VMworld 2013 a lot of vendors take the opportunity to launch a new version of their products. Veeam launched version 7 of their backup & replication flagship: Version 7 of Veeam Backup & Replication is available since mid-august. Veeam Backup & … [Read more...]

VMworld 2013 San Francisco – Recap

Last week VMworld 2013 took place at the Mosone Center in San Francisco. VMworld is VMware's annual virtualization and cloud event and is the source for the knowledge and connections you need to leverage virtualization and cloud computing technologies in your business. This article contains a collection of  links to … [Read more...]

Adding iSCSI deployment options to the ESXi Deployment Appliance – EDA

The ESX Deployment Appliance (EDA) is a smart and free tool by Herco van Brug to automate ESX deployment. The EDA includes PXE Boot, a DHCP server and pre-written "script parts" which makes it pretty easy to create your own ESXi configuration scripts. The EDA is available from the website as an OVF … [Read more...]

Commvault announced Simpana 10 – vCD support included!

Commvault just announced Simpana 10. This version of Simpana now support VMware vCloud as a possible backup source. On top of this, Commvault announced the following new features regarding VMware virtualization for the product: Highly Scalable Fault-Tolerant Backups Using Proxy Teaming -You can now use proxy teaming … [Read more...]

Annual blog voting is here!

Eric Siebert over at vSphere-Land launched the annual blog voting for the 2013 top VMware & virtualization blogs. is participating in this voting for the first time because the blog is just running since April 2012. With already more then 110 articles online about all things vSphere and vCloud … [Read more...]

NetBackup available – some improvements on vSphere 5.1 support

I’ve just learned Symantec released NetBackup solving some of the previous issues had with vSphere 5.1: “Sphere 5.1 Support – Consuming VDDK 5.0 U1 VMware backup host is now supported on the following operating systems: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5 x64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3 … [Read more...]