vSphere with Tanzu Now Fully Supports SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters

VMware vSphere with Tanzu Now Fully Supports SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters. Since the release of vSphere 7 Update 1c (Dec 17th, 2020), vSphere with Tanzu now supports configurable node storage for Tanzu Kubernetes clusters to mount additional storage volume to the worker nodes. This feature allows vSphere with Tanzu to fully support containerized applications that … Read more

vRealize Automation 8.2 – Technical Overview

What’s New with vRealize Automation 8.2 – Technical Overview

vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.2 introduces many awesome new features including enhanced governance through shared infrastructure multi-tenancy, custom role-based access control, and new approval options. Support for Terraform is provided directly on the design canvas and full support for the NSX-T Policy APIs is available.  This blog post will walk through the new features in 8.2 at … Read more

VMware vSAN HCI Mesh

VMware vSAN HCI Mesh  The Scale-out architecture of VMware vSAN enables powerful non-disruptive scale-up or scale-out capabilities. You can non-disruptively expand capacity and performance by adding hosts to a cluster (scale-out) or just grow capacity by adding disks to a host (scale-up). As application workloads organically grow, this enables performance to be right-sized at each … Read more

VMware vLCM Remediation Update Fails for Possibly Transient Reasons

HPE customers using vSphere Lifecycle Manager (vLCM) to manage ESXi, vendor addon components, and firmware might see the following error when upgrading from vSphere 7 to 7 Update 1. This will happen if, during the remediation precheck, vLCM discovers the service required to stage, deploy updates and reboot the server (iSUT) is either not started … Read more

New VMware PowerCLI Home Page and Documentation

VMware PowerCLI Homepage

VMware PowerCLI We all know, VMware PowerCLI is the tool millions of customers around the world use to manage and automate their VMware environments. In order to modernize the documentation VMware has made huge changes in the UI/UX of PowerCLI Home Page and its documentation. It is now more organized and easy to navigate various … Read more

How to expand raid 5 in dell servers using omsa on the fly?

In this blogpost we’ll see how to expand raid 5 in dell servers using omsa on the fly. Dell RAID 5 arrays can be expanded or converted online via the Reconfigure command within Dell OpenManage(OMSA). You can also do it via BIOS but you have to shutdown the servers. As we all know a RAID … Read more

VMware Ports and Protocols tools

VMware Ports and Protocols

Let’s have a look at VMware Ports and Protocols tools and their benefits for the users. It helps you to discover what Ports are needed by VMware Products and Solutions. The VMware Ports and Protocols tool is a portal that enables you to view all the ports needed by various VMware products, solutions, and services … Read more

VMware Tools 11.2.1 Release Notes

VMware Tools 11.2.1 Release Notes

In this blogpost, We’ll see the documentation of VMware tools 11.2.1 release notes. What’s New VMware Tools 11.2.1 version addresses only two Windows graphics issues that are mentioned in the Resolved Issues section. The non-windows users who have already installed VMware Tools 11.2.0 version, need not upgrade to the 11.2.1 version. VMware Tools 11.2.1 supports the following guest operating systems  … Read more