Cool Tool – vCheck Daily Report for NSX

Cool Tool – vCheck Daily Report for NSX [ntpro.nl] Cool Tool – vCheck Daily Report for NSX vCheck is a PowerShell HTML framework script, the script is designed to run as a scheduled task before you get into the office to present you with key information via an email directly to your inbox in a […]

VMware Validated Design for SDDC 4.0…

VMware Validated Design for SDDC 4.0 Architecture Reference Poster [blogs.vmware.com] VMware Validated Design for SDDC 4.0… On March 2nd 2017 we released the VMware Validated Design for Software-Defined Data Center 4.0. A milestone release in our commitment to delivering our customers standardized, proven, and robust data-center level designs for the Software-Defined Data Center. VMware Social […]

Designing a networking platform for IaaS…

Designing a networking platform for IaaS multi-tenancy [blah.cloud] Designing a networking platform for IaaS… Based on my last post, you’ll understand some of the challenges that are faced with traditional approaches to datacenter networking so let’s get into the high-level conceptual design here of how we might solve one of these problems. Most service providers […]

Implementing a multi-tenant networking platform…

Implementing a multi-tenant networking platform with NSX [blah.cloud] Implementing a multi-tenant networking platform… So we have covered the typical challenges of a multi-tenant network and designed a solution to one of these, it’s time to get down to the bones of it and do some configuration! Let’s implement it in the lab, I have set […]

Software is Eating the Network: Going Native on…

Software is Eating the Network: Going Native on Network Virtualization [blogs.vmware.com] Software is Eating the Network: Going Native on… In 2011 Marc Andreessen made his now famous statement, “Software is Eating the World”; a wild claim at the time, but one that proved to be highly prescient. This declaration has become the underpinning of how […]

New Fling: Cross vCenter VM Mobility – CLI

New Fling: Cross vCenter VM Mobility – CLI New Fling: Cross vCenter VM Mobility – CLI Cross vCenter VM Mobility – CLI is a command line interface (CLI) tool that can be used to migrate or clone a VM from one host to another host managed by a linked or isolated vCenter (VC) instance. VMware […]

Where in the World are VCPs? [Infographic]

Where in the World are VCPs? [Infographic] Where in the World are VCPs? [Infographic] It’s that time of year! 2016’s “Where in the World are VCPs” infographic was such a hit, we decided to refresh it for 2017. The VMware Education Services team is proud to announce that the VCP community grew (11%) to represent […]

2-node vSAN topologies review

2-node vSAN topologies review [cormachogan.com] 2-node vSAN topologies review There has been a lot of discussion in the past around supported topologies for 2-node vSAN, specifically around where we can host the witness. Now my good pal Duncan has already highlighted some of this in his blog post here, but the questions continue to come […]

Deep Dive in AWS Direct Connect and VPNs

Following are the 2 sessions from AWS re:invent that talk about AWS Direct Connect and VPNs, these are a must watch..!! Learn about AWS Direct Connect which provides a consistent network experience for accessing your AWS resources, typically with greater bandwidth and reduced network costs. Learn More: http://amzn.to/2i1BEGg     As enterprises move to the […]