A VMworld 2021 retroperspective with Jeffrey Kusters and Robert Kloosterhuis

VMworld 2021 is a wrap! Once again as on-line event VMworld offered more than 800 sessions. There were some great announcements including Tanzu Community Edition, the launch of vSphere /w Tanzu on VMware Cloud on AWS and a long list of “projects” – some already available as a tech preview. Together … [Read more...]

Join us for another vPubQuiz – The Sinterklaas edition

Het is weer tijd voor wat fun! Op donderdag 3 december organiseren we een volgende ronde de vPubQuiz – “De Sinterklaas Editie”. VMworld had dit jaar weer een hoop fantastische nieuwe aankondigingen! Weet jij nog wat er allemaal de revue is gepasseerd? Bewijs je kennis en doe mee met onze online … [Read more...]

A first look at Tanzu Basic (part 1): introduction

Previously I published several articles on “vSphere with Kubernetes”, VMware’s solution to run and manage containers/pods and Kubernetes clusters directly on vSphere. One requirement was that you need VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) to leverage vSphere with Kubernetes. With the release of the new Tanzu … [Read more...]

Five reasons why you want to have a VMworld Premier Pass!

VMworld just around corner! Next week (29 sept – 1 oct) the 2020 on-line edition of VMworld will take place. Read more about it in my previous article. As you’ve probably heard: the General Pass for VMworld 2020 is complimentary – so this is a no-brainer, register today for the General Pass! However, … [Read more...]

Register today for the vMA & vNS TechCon 2020!

It’s time for our annual vCommunity event around Management & Automation and Networking & Security. It’s time for the vMA & vNS TechCon 2020 – one event with two tracks focussed on two different topics: Management & Automation (vMA) and Networking & Security (vNS). October 29th is … [Read more...]

Resize Bitdefender GravityZone virtual appliance

Description This article will explain how to expand the logical volume size of the GravityZone Virtual Appliance to grow beyond the OVA template size provided on download.bitdefender.com. This process does not overwrite the pre-existing data, it will add on more space to the pre-existing Hard Drive. When the appliance … [Read more...]

Presented at the Dutch NLVMUG UserCon 2018

As I already annouced at the Dutch FlexVirtual website my colleague Peter Oudman and myself presented at the Dutch VMUG UserCon 2018 earlier this year. The session was titled: “Howto make an automated clone of your production environment using vRO and NSX”. We were very excited as this was our first VMUG … [Read more...]

NLVMUG Usercon March 16 2017

The hours are ticking away, the VMware Usercon in the Netherlands is scheduled for Thursday 16th March and is being held in Den Bosch (NL). The location is the same as the last couple of years: Congrescentrum 1931 A great time to meet peers and hear from industry and community experts in the Netherlands. NLVMUG … [Read more...]

Howto: Bitdefender GravityZone on Nutanix AHV

This is a quick reference for running the Bitdefender GravityZone Enterprise control center virtual appliance on Nutanix AHV (Acropolis Hypervisor). The Bitdefender GravityZone appliance can run on several different hypervisors, different formats are available for download. Depending on the type of hypervisor you … [Read more...]

vBeers Groningen Thursday 6 April 2017

We’re back! The third vBeers in Groningen is a fact! After two succesful vbeers in November 2016 and January 2017 the next vbeers is planned for Thursday April 6th 2017. Mark the date in your calendar. Again we will continue our tour through the City of Groningen (a.k.a. City Of Talent), after a … [Read more...]