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 […]

How to host a static website in AWS S3

This video explains the steps involved in hosting a static website using AWS S3 and Route 53 services. It also shows the bucket policy that needs to be updated and changes you need to make in your godaddy account for DNS name servers. Bucket Policy: https://github.com/myvirtualbytes/AWS/blob/master/S3-static-website-hosting-bucket-policy.JSON    

Using Amazon CloudFront to Protect Your Content Delivery

I came across this CloudFront webinar while searching for a specific information and really liked the whole presentation and the demo. A very good intro and great demo..!! Amazon CloudFront, AWS’s easy-to-use and cost-effective content delivery service, has recently added several features that give you the protection and control that you need to deliver your […]

How to allow IAM users to rotate credentials regularly

This video discusses one of the IAM best practices i.e. Rotate Credentials Regularly and shows you how to allow IAM users to rotate credentials regularly by creating a Managed Policy. Here is the link to my github repository where you can find the managed policy that I created in the video: https://github.com/myvirtualbytes/AWS/blob/master/Rotate-Security-Credentials-Policy.JSON