New VMware Fling – Autopology (Drag and Drop…

New VMware Fling – Autopology (Drag and Drop NSX Network Topologies? Yes Please!)

New VMware Fling – Autopology (Drag and Drop…

The VMware Fling labs is one of my favourite things, as it brings some awesome new tech straight from VMware R&D. Some of these flings flow to the product cycles (remember the HTML5 client, now default in vCenter?). And they did it again!


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Latest Fling from VMware Labs – vCenter Cluster…

Latest Fling from VMware Labs – vCenter Cluster Performance Tool

Latest Fling from VMware Labs – vCenter Cluster…

vCenter Cluster Performance Tool is a Powershell script that uses vSphere PowerCLI to obtain performance data for a cluster by aggregating information from individual hosts. You have the following options to specify in the script. An “interval” of 20s or 300s. The default is 20s, and corresponds to real time statistics. 300s corresponds to the 5 min interval statistics. A stats query flag to obtain the list of counter IDs available on the vCenter Server. You can then pass the desired counter…Read More


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VMware Flings: Top 5 – 2017 Edition

VMware Flings: Top 5 – 2017 Edition

VMware Flings: Top 5 – 2017 Edition

VMware has had their Lab Flings program going for a number of years now and in 2015 I wrote this post listing out my Top 5 Flings. Since then there have been some awesome Flings released and I thought it was a good time to update my Top 5 Flings to reflect the continued awesomeness generated within the VMware Labs. Since my last post there The post VMware Flings: Top 5 – 2017 Edition appeared first on VIRTUALIZATION IS LIFE! .


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My favorite VMware fling tools

My favorite VMware fling tools [settlersoman.com]

My favorite VMware fling tools

VMware releases useful tools named flings. Those tools help not only in daily activities but also simplify migration or upgrade vSphere environment. Some tools are included in later version of VMware product after testing and solving potential problems/bugs during „fling phase“ 🙂 In this post I will show my favorite fling tools that I often use.


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Virtual Tool chest update: Flings and More

Virtual Tool chest update: Flings and More [vmguru.com]

Virtual Tool chest update: Flings and More

Most of you know the VMware labs and the flings they produce. Some flings are so good that they become part of a product. Some of them are good but remain a fling. Some of them are only useful in a handful of cases. It’s a challenge to keep up with all the tools and flings that are released, updated, removed, fixed and moved into a product. So here’s an update on a number of new tools and flings I think you should take a look at.


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