Trying to Upgrade to Windows 10 on Fusion but…

Trying to Upgrade to Windows 10 on Fusion but hitting the SVGA bug? Here’s the simple workaround

Trying to Upgrade to Windows 10 on Fusion but…

Windows 10 released today, and many users are teeming to get started discovering all the great things that Microsoft built. A number of Fusion uses however are hitting an issue when trying to upgrade from Windows 7, 8 or 8.1. During the „hardware validation check“, the VMware SVGA graphics driver is misrepresented as being incompatible. […]


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VCP6-DCV Objective 7.2 – Troubleshoot vSphere…

VCP6-DCV Objective 7.2 – Troubleshoot vSphere Storage and Network Issues

VCP6-DCV Objective 7.2 – Troubleshoot vSphere…

Today’s topic of VCP6-DCV Study Guide is touching troubleshooting. In case something goes wrong and you loose connectivity to your application, you must probably troubleshoot the underlying VM first, the network second, but also a storage. When storage is under a pressure then your whole infrastructure just slows down and you might experience disconnections at […] Read the full post VCP6-DCV Objective 7.2 – Troubleshoot vSphere Storage and Network Issues at ESX Virtualization.


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PSO Credits: What? Why? How?

PSO Credits: What? Why? How?

PSO Credits: What? Why? How?

By Petr McAllister After being a VMware Technical Account Manager (TAM) for more than three years in Europe and North America, I’m still being asked almost every day: “What does a TAM do?” By now I have an answer that seems to be short and complete: “My work as a TAM is to […]]> By Petr McAllister After being a VMware Technical Account Manager (TAM) for more than three years in Europe and North America, I’m still being asked almost every day: “What does a TAM do?” By now I have an answer that…Read More


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Heads up! LUNs attached to VMware vSphere 6.0…

Heads up! LUNs attached to VMware vSphere 6.0 hosts may remain in APD Timeout state

Heads up! LUNs attached to VMware vSphere 6.0…

28 July VMware released a knowledgeable article describing a problem with ESXi 6.0 and the All Path Down (APD). The problem is that aLUN that have experienced an APD state never exist the APD state and the LUN is not accessible from the ESXi host even though the connection between the ESXi host and the … Continue reading »


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Windows 10 Download and Create USB Installation…

Windows 10 Download and Create USB Installation stick

Windows 10 Download and Create USB Installation…

Windows 10 Download is now available and for users running Windows 7 or Windows 8.x it is free upgrade. You can do an in-place upgrade or if you prefer is to get the installer (the ISO), or to create an USB stick (my choice). Microsoft enter a new era where the OS is no longer […] Read the full post Windows 10 Download and Create USB Installation stick at ESX Virtualization.


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