Setting up Log Insight for the first time

Setting up Log Insight for the first time. I had to re-post this article due to some issue with the original content.

vROPS 6.7 deployment

This article talks about vrops 6.7 installation and comparison to previous version.

vSphere 6.7 installation.

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With this article I am sharing my experience on vSphere 6.7 installation. This article specifically talks about doing a fresh install of vCenter Server appliance 6.7.

vCenter Server services is not accessible (troubleshooting continued..)

In continuation to one of my last article vCenter Server services is not accessible where I was trying to make a point that collecting information is the first line of defense against the problem from re-occurring in future. Now in this article we will talk about how to troubleshoot any vCenter Server service related issue. I may …

Plan your vSphere Upgrade WELL.

If you are planning to upgrade your VMware environment, hold that thought and ask yourself, "Have I planned properly?" The reason for that is the number of dependency that needs to be considered before starting off with the upgrade. While I was working as a VMware TSE, on a daily basis I used to have …

In case of vCenter Server appliance 6.0 Install / Upgrade failure what to do?

This article is basically about what to check when the install / upgrade to 6.0 fails. Opening a ticket with VMware support, yeah you can go ahead and do it, but you can start looking into the problem yourself. The question here is "Where to look and what?" Where to look, well the answer to …

vCenter Server High Availability

vCenter Server High Availability or vCenter HA, is one of the most promising feature of vCenter Server 6.5, which provides highest availability for the vCenter Server, without any Microsoft Windows Clustering. Prior to version 6.5, high availability for the vCenter Server could be achieved by means of clustering of Windows based vCenter Server (Supported version …

vCenter Server service is not accessible.

This article is going to showcase you how to approach this issue as I have seen during my days that the customers have tried restarting the services / server so many times that the logs have been rolled over and there is no way left to identify what caused the problem in the first place. …

VMware to Acquire Bitnami

VMware announces intent to acquire Bitnami, a leader in application packaging for multi-cloud environments. Find out how #Bitnami will help #VMware accelerate our #multi-cloud and #Kubernetes offerings and efforts!VMware to Acquire BitnamiOrganizations today are on a multi-cloud journey, and VMware is committed to investing in solutions that address the core needs of our customers. In …

VMware and Red Hat bring Red Hat OpenShift to…

VMware and Red Hat bring Red Hat OpenShift to...Today at Red Hat Summit, VMware and Red Hat announced mutual support for OpenShift 3.11 on VMware software-defined data center (SDDC) technologies, along with a mutually hosted reference architecture that details integration of all core VMware SDDC components—VMware vSAN, NSX-T and vSphere—with Red Hat OpenShift. In addition, …

Dell + VMware Cloud on AWS make hybrid cloud…

Dell + VMware Cloud on AWS make hybrid cloud real: By Mark LohmeyerDell + VMware Cloud on AWS make hybrid cloud...Watch how Dell Technologies solutions along with VMware Cloud on AWS help you accelerate your hybrid cloud journeyVMware Social Media Advocacy

VMware Cloud on AWS: Seamlessly extend data…

VMware Cloud on AWS: Seamlessly extend data center to cloudVMware Cloud on AWS: Seamlessly extend data...This video explains features and capabilities in #VMWonAWS that help you seamlessly extend your data center to the cloudVMware Social Media Advocacy

The VMware Labs flings monthly for April 2019

The VMware Labs flings monthly for April 2019It has been a quiet month for me on the blogging side of things. I am slowly rebuilding my lab so that costs a lot of time that I can't spend on blogging. This month two new flings have been ...Read MoreVMware Social Media Advocacy