How to convert vSAN RVC commands into PowerCLI…

How to convert vSAN RVC commands into PowerCLI and/or other vSphere SDKs?

How to convert vSAN RVC commands into PowerCLI…

A common request that I see come up from our field and customers is getting specific vSAN Ruby vSphere Console (RVC) commands to be made more generally available in other vSphere CLI/SDKs like PowerCLI for example. Funny enough, many folks do not realize that this functionality has been there since vSAN 6.2 and specifically with the […]


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Secure By Default – VM.disable-unexposed-features

Secure By Default – VM.disable-unexposed-features

Secure By Default – VM.disable-unexposed-features

I’m super happy to announce that we are showing more progress in our quest for “Secure By Default” for ESXi and vCenter Server. This latest update is one that is near and dear to many of you who live and breath by the Hardening Guide (now called the Security Configuration Guide in 6.5) and its The post Secure By Default – VM.disable-unexposed-features appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog .


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The Best of Docker and the Best of VMware

The Best of Docker and the Best of VMware

The Best of Docker and the Best of VMware

By Cody De Arkland, Senior Systems Engineer, SLED at VMware vSphere Integrated Containers (VIC) are changing the game of containers for VMware customers. The ability to consume VMware ESXi resources directly, leverage VMware’s best-in-class virtual machine (VM) management tools like vRealize Operations, and the ability to create segmented, multi-tenant ‘Docker enabled’ API endpoints are all The post The Best of Docker and the Best of VMware appeared first on Cloud-Native Apps .


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Learn all about vROps REST notifications and…

Learn all about vROps REST notifications and REST API’s in 60 minutes

Learn all about vROps REST notifications and…

Purpose: vRealize Operations Manager (vROps) is an absolutely amazing and must have tool for any virtualized datacenter. Out of the box (OOTB), it provides a lot of functionalities. Unlike custom dashboards and super metrics, REST API’s are less explored areas of vROps. For notifications, we typically use “Send an Email” as a notification option. The The post Learn all about vROps REST notifications and REST API’s in 60 minutes appeared first on VMware Cloud Management .


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Does enabling encryption on vSAN require on…

Does enabling encryption on vSAN require on an-disk format change?

Does enabling encryption on vSAN require on…

vSAN 6.6 shipped earlier this year. It comes with a new on-disk format to support, among other things, data at rest encryption (also known as DARE). This is version 5 of the on-disk format. I’ve been asked this question a number of times over the past week, so I thought I would quickly write a […] The post Does enabling encryption on vSAN require on an-disk format change? appeared first on CormacHogan.com .


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VMworld 2017 is around the corner, which…

VMworld 2017 is around the corner, which sessions should you attend? My tips!

VMworld 2017 is around the corner, which…

Advertise here with BSA Every year I go over “all” accepted VMworld sessions which are publicly listed and provide my top 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 list of VMworld sessions. (Some sessions won’t be revealed until the day before as they could be on the topic of certain announcements) I have had comments in the past around […] “ VMworld 2017 is around the corner, which sessions should you attend? My tips! “ originally appeared on Yellow-Bricks.com . Follow me on twitter – @DuncanYB.


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Check out the all-new docs.vmware.com site for…

Check out the all-new docs.vmware.com site for product documentation on all products, versions, and languages!

Check out the all-new docs.vmware.com site for…

Today we are pleased to announce the official launch of docs.vmware.com. This portal unifies the product documentation for all VMware products, versions, and languages into a single platform so you can find the information that you are looking for more quickly and easily. VMware products offer a wide range of business solutions from desktop virtualization […] The post Introducing docs.vmware.com appeared first on Support Insider.


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