VMware NSX Edge Load Balancers: Part 2 –…

VMware NSX Edge Load Balancers: Part 2 – In-Line/Transparent Mode

VMware NSX Edge Load Balancers: Part 2 –…

In Part 1 we looked at the deployment of the NSX Edge load balancer in One-Armed/Proxy mode. As detailed, this flavour of NSX Edge load balancer requires nothing from its back-end server pool members, and enables us to quickly and easily add a load balancer to an existing network segment which…Read More


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PowerCLI script to count paths to VMFS volumes

PowerCLI script to count paths to VMFS volumes

PowerCLI script to count paths to VMFS volumes

When implementing new storages or configure existing ones it is a good idea to check paths (state and amount) to volumes. When operating a few hosts using a few datastores this can be a very time-consuming task when using the GUI. Therefore I wrote the following function. Input Before running the fu


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Updating PowerCLI Local OS Support

Updating PowerCLI Local OS Support

Updating PowerCLI Local OS Support

VMware PowerCLI has gone through quite a few changes over the past couple years. This includes what operating systems (OS) PowerCLI can run on! The most significant update was the addition of MacOS and Ubuntu. However, as the PowerCLI team continually evaluates which OSes we should support, there are also times where OSes need to […] The post Updating PowerCLI Local OS Support appeared first on VMware PowerCLI Blog.


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Virtualizing GPU Accelerated SQream Database…

Virtualizing GPU Accelerated SQream Database Management Systems on VMware vSphere (Part 1 of 2)

Virtualizing GPU Accelerated SQream Database…

Compute Performance is the new challenge for data analytics Traditional enterprise databases, designed in the past century, fail to scale out effectively to meet the needs of the new streaming analytics applications. X86-based compute alone is unable to keep up with compute needs as the volume of data and its need for speedy processing have The post Virtualizing GPU Accelerated SQream Database Management Systems on VMware vSphere (Part 1 of 2) appeared first on Virtualize Applications.


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Ninja Guide to Manage vRNI using VRSLCM Part 2:…

Ninja Guide to Manage vRNI using VRSLCM Part 2: Creating new vRNI setup from existing vRNI setup

Ninja Guide to Manage vRNI using VRSLCM Part 2:…

Are you looking for installing new vRealize Network Insight(vRNI) infrastructure(environment) from existing vRNI setup with all the data sources added! And are you wondering how to do it effortlessly? vRSLCM can do it for you, but how? Deploying a new vRNI environment involves lot of tasks like deploying of ova, applying license, clustering and adding The post Ninja Guide to Manage vRNI using VRSLCM Part 2: Creating new vRNI setup from existing vRNI setup appeared first on VMware Cloud…Read More


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Usage Meter requirement for SMTP

Usage Meter requirement for SMTP

Usage Meter requirement for SMTP

As we continue to enhance the features and capabilities of Usage Meter, one of the changes that has people asking questions is why we are requiring the configuration of SMTP when installing Usage Meter 3.6.x. This was a change from 3.5.x where SMTP was not a requirement. Usage Meter Monitoring One of the key reasons The post Usage Meter requirement for SMTP appeared first on VMware Cloud Provider Blog.


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Health Checks – Delivering a more Intelligent…

Health Checks – Delivering a more Intelligent vSAN and vSphere

Health Checks – Delivering a more Intelligent…

Guidance in most forms is a nice option to have. Consider a scenario that is commonplace with people and today’s technology, where one may be almost certain of the driving directions to a destination. Even the most capable individuals will still enter the address into their phone for turn-by-turn guidance. Why? Compared to old methods The post Health Checks – Delivering a more Intelligent vSAN and vSphere appeared first on Virtual Blocks.


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