NEW SD-WAN Book Launching at VMworld US -…

NEW SD-WAN Book Launching at VMworld US – SD-WAN 1:1: The What, Why, and How

NEW SD-WAN Book Launching at VMworld US -…

At this point, most people in the networking space know what SD-WAN is, the benefits it brings to a business, and how to determine which vendor to use. If not, it’s easy to do a Google search and find more information than you could possibly digest in a week. Having lived and breathed SD-WAN for…Read More


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Cool fling: vSAN Performance Monitor

Cool fling: vSAN Performance Monitor

Cool fling: vSAN Performance Monitor

Advertise here with BSA The vSAN team has just published a cool fling, the vSAN Performance Monitor. This performance monitor allows you to monitor multiple clusters at once, or as the team describes it: The vSAN performance monitor is a monitoring and visualization tool based on vSAN Performance metrics. It will collect vSAN Performance and other metrics periodically from […] The post Cool fling: vSAN Performance Monitor appeared first on Yellow Bricks.


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VMware vSAN 6.7 U3 is Generally Available

VMware vSAN 6.7 U3 is Generally Available

VMware vSAN 6.7 U3 is Generally Available

Download vSAN 6.7 U3 VMware vSAN 6.7 Update 3 (U3) is generally available to download! vSAN 6.7 U3 delivers container-ready infrastructure through Cloud Native Storage (CNS) to support agile, next-gen application development; enhancements to management for consistent operations across hybrid clouds; under-the-hood performance improvements; and a new vSAN Enterprise Plus edition, which includes vRealize Operations to enable self-driving operations, intelligent remediation, The post VMware vSAN…Read More


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VMware Cloud on AWS for the vSphere Admin –…

VMware Cloud on AWS for the vSphere Admin – Summing Up The Series

VMware Cloud on AWS for the vSphere Admin –…

So we reach the end of the VMware Cloud on AWS for the vSphere Admin introductory series. I’ve answered some of your questions as to how you get yourself up and running with VMware Cloud on AWS. In this post, I’ll be summarising what we’ve talked about in the last 5 posts. Feel inspired and The post VMware Cloud on AWS for the vSphere Admin – Summing Up The Series appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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New Release: PowerCLI 11.4.0

New Release: PowerCLI 11.4.0

New Release: PowerCLI 11.4.0

August is always a great month when it comes to new releases, and this year is no different. Even before VMworld, there have already been announcements for vSphere 6.7 Update 3, NSX-T 2.4.2, and a new version of HCX. The PowerCLI team has one more exciting release for you in the form of PowerCLI 11.4.0! […] The post New Release: PowerCLI 11.4.0 appeared first on VMware PowerCLI Blog.


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Overview of Cloud Native Storage for vSphere…

Overview of Cloud Native Storage for vSphere 6.7 U3

Overview of Cloud Native Storage for vSphere…

An overview video of the new Cloud Native Storage feature in vSphere 6.7 U3. For more details, check the release blog: https://blogs.vmware.com/virtualblocks/2019/08/14/introducing-cloud-native-storage-for-vsphere/ If you have any questions, reach out to @mylesagray on Twitter.


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Announcing VMware Enterprise PKS 1.5 with…

Announcing VMware Enterprise PKS 1.5 with Enhanced Features For Production Workloads

Announcing VMware Enterprise PKS 1.5 with…

We are excited to announce that VMware Enterprise PKS 1.5 will be generally available in the second half of August. This new release will bring a list of features designed to deliver a more robust platform for running production workloads. VMware Enterprise PKS 1.5, shipping Kubernetes 1.14, will enable running Windows containers on the platform The post Announcing VMware Enterprise PKS 1.5 with Enhanced Features For Production Workloads appeared first on Cloud Native Apps Blog.


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Announcing vSphere 6.7 Update 3

Announcing vSphere 6.7 Update 3

Announcing vSphere 6.7 Update 3

We are excited to announce the future release of VMware vSphere 6.7 Update 3. This new vSphere release comes with enhancements that will continue to deliver on our goal of providing a highly performant, efficient and more secure hybrid cloud platform to our partners and customers. Next to various enhancements and driver updates, we again will include new The post Announcing vSphere 6.7 Update 3 appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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Recent partnerships make VMworld 2019 a…

Recent partnerships make VMworld 2019 a must-attend cloud conference

Recent partnerships make VMworld 2019 a…

VMworld 2019 captures the momentum of today’s rapidly changing IT environment and puts it within your grasp so you can accelerate your cloud journey to support your business. Transform networking and security for speed and flexibility. Deliver digital workspaces for amazing mobile experiences. Whatever you need to know, you’ll find the best information, tools, and partnerships to take IT—and your power to shape it—to the next level.


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VMware Cloud on AWS – Security Policies Deep Dive

VMware Cloud on AWS – Security Policies Deep Dive

VMware Cloud on AWS – Security Policies Deep Dive

It’s been an epic journey so far, and we’ve learned lots. We discussed what VMware Cloud on AWS is, and why it might be an excellent fit for you as a vSphere administrator. We setup our AWS customer VPC and deployed our cloud SDDC. We talked about the various networking components that are required. In The post VMware Cloud on AWS – Security Policies Deep Dive appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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Introducing Cloud Native Storage for vSphere

Introducing Cloud Native Storage for vSphere

Introducing Cloud Native Storage for vSphere

Why Cloud Native Storage? Container environments are high-churn, highly dynamic environments. Tens, hundreds, even thousands of containers can be created and deleted every hour. Managing storage for these as they spin up and down manually is impossible because of the massive churn rate. We need an answer that automates storage provisioning for container workloads. Cloud The post Introducing Cloud Native Storage for vSphere appeared first on Virtual Blocks.


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A Match Made in Heaven: Multi-Cloud Strategy…

A Match Made in Heaven: Multi-Cloud Strategy and SD-WAN for Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform

A Match Made in Heaven: Multi-Cloud Strategy…

Enterprises are increasingly adopting multi-cloud architecture to enable business-critical applications provided by Azure, AWS, Google, Dell and others. The migration toward a cloud-based business model is by no means a smooth and easy transition, however. Traditional wide area networks (WANs) are insufficient to support multi-cloud architecture without requiring significant updates to the existing infrastructure. Consequently, The post A Match Made in Heaven: Multi-Cloud Strategy and SD-WAN…Read More


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Announcing vSAN 6.7 Update 3 and Enterprise…

Announcing vSAN 6.7 Update 3 and Enterprise Plus Edition

Announcing vSAN 6.7 Update 3 and Enterprise…

vSAN 6.7 Update 3 Integrates Cloud-Native Application Storage Support and More! We’re excited to announce the upcoming release of the industry-leading hyperconverged infrastructure software, VMware vSAN. As applications continue to evolve, the infrastructure needs to be flexible enough to support those changes, and 6.7 Update 3 provides new capabilities to help administrators manage cloud-native applications The post Announcing vSAN 6.7 Update 3 and Enterprise Plus Edition appeared first on…Read More


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Free Book: Execute a Successful Upgrade to…

Free Book: Execute a Successful Upgrade to VMware vSphere 6.7

Free Book: Execute a Successful Upgrade to…

With the wealth of new features and capabilities introduced in vSphere 6.7, now’s a great time to upgrade. Companies across the globe use VMware vSphere 6.7 to easily run, manage, connect, and secure applications in a common operating environment across their hybrid cloud.


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Introducing HCX Enterprise

Introducing HCX Enterprise

Introducing HCX Enterprise

Today we are announcing the availability of HCX Enterprise, the first standalone HCX offering, designed to provide additional functionality above and beyond the HCX Advanced platform that is embedded in our VCPP partner offerings, VMware Cloud on AWS, and NSX Enterprise Plus. At launch HCX Enterprise will be able to deliver 3 key capabilities for The post Introducing HCX Enterprise appeared first on VMware Cloud Community.


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Updates to VMware Certifications

Updates to VMware Certifications

Updates to VMware Certifications

Last year we announced the implementation of our new certification name changes, where the year will be used to identify when the certification was earned. This change was intended to make it easier for certification holders and potential employers to immediately identify how current a holder’s certification is. Click here to review the FAQ. To The post Updates to VMware Certifications appeared first on VMware Education Services.


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Apple Mac Mini on VMware HCL!

Apple Mac Mini on VMware HCL!

Apple Mac Mini on VMware HCL!

For the past 6 years, the Apple Mac Mini has been one of the most popular hardware platforms for Virtualizing MacOS running on VMware vSphere enabling our customers to develop and build iOS and MacOS applications. With that said, VMware has historically only supported two Apple hardware platforms: Xserve (now EOL’d) and the Mac Pro […]


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Upgrading from AppDefense to vSphere Platinum

Upgrading from AppDefense to vSphere Platinum

Upgrading from AppDefense to vSphere Platinum

Things to note before upgrading It is easy to upgrade AppDefense to the vSphere Platinum version if you have already deployed AppDefense prior to upgrading to 6.7u1. With the Platinum version you will be able to view the AppDefense plug-in (on-premise) in vCenter. This will allow you to easily deploy the AppDefense module to The post Upgrading from AppDefense to vSphere Platinum appeared first on VMware Security.


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VMware Cloud on AWS: NSX Networking and…

VMware Cloud on AWS: NSX Networking and Security eBook

VMware Cloud on AWS: NSX Networking and…

Check out my latest book co-authored with my colleagues Gilles Chekroun (@twgilles) and Nico Vibert (@nic972) on VMware NSX networking and security in VMware Cloud on AWS. Thank you Tom Gillis (@_tomgillis), Senior Vice President/General Manager, Networking and Security Business Unit for writing the foreword and providing some great insight. Download the eBook for Free The post VMware Cloud on AWS: NSX Networking and Security eBook appeared first on Network Virtualization.


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vExpert 2019 Second Half Award Announcement

vExpert 2019 Second Half Award Announcement

vExpert 2019 Second Half Award Announcement

Thank you to everyone who applied for vExpert and thank you to the vExpert PRO’s for doing their part in this process. We are pleased to announce the list of 2019 Second Half vExperts. Each of these vExperts have demonstrated significant contributions to the community and a willingness to share their expertise with others. The post vExpert 2019 Second Half Award Announcement appeared first on VMware vExpert Blog.


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Get Certified at VMworld 2019 US and Save 50%

Get Certified at VMworld 2019 US and Save 50%

Get Certified at VMworld 2019 US and Save 50%

This year, we’re extending a 50% discount off VMware Certified Professional (VCP) and VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP) Certification Exams, and Certification Exam Practice Tests as well as Dell Technologies Proven Professional exams taken at VMworld. Space is limited in our Certification Exam Center, so we strongly recommend registering in advance. Simply add a The post Get Certified at VMworld 2019 US and Save 50% appeared first on VMware Education Services.


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VMware to Acquire Bitfusion

VMware to Acquire Bitfusion

VMware to Acquire Bitfusion

By Krish Prasad, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Cloud Platform Business Unit, VMware Increasingly businesses are applying artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to differentiate and advance their processes and offerings. Today, I am pleased to announce our intent to acquire Bitfusion to help businesses more efficiently use AI technologies on-premises and in hybrid cloud The post VMware to Acquire Bitfusion appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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VMware Cloud on AWS – Getting Started as a…

VMware Cloud on AWS – Getting Started as a vSphere Admin

VMware Cloud on AWS – Getting Started as a…

What is VMware Cloud on AWS? If you’re a VMworld regular or follow our announcements you’ve probably heard of VMware Cloud on AWS, but if you haven’t let me summarise. At it’s heart, it is a service (and this is an important point) which allows you to consume VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) running on bare metal The post VMware Cloud on AWS – Getting Started as a vSphere Admin appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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The vMotion Process Under the Hood

The vMotion Process Under the Hood

The vMotion Process Under the Hood

The VMware vSphere vMotion feature is one of the most important capabilities in today’s virtual infrastructures. Since its inception in 2002 and the release in 2003, it allows us to migrate the active state of a virtual machines from one physical ESXi host to another. Today, the ability to seamlessly migrate virtual machines is an integral The post The vMotion Process Under the Hood appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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Avi Networks Now Part of VMware

Avi Networks Now Part of VMware

Avi Networks Now Part of VMware

By Tom Gillis, SVP/GM of Networking and Security BU When we first announced our intent to acquire Avi Networks, the excitement within our customer base, with industry watchers and within our own business was overwhelming. IDC analysts wrote, “In announcing its intent to acquire software ADC vendor Avi Networks, VMware both enters the ADC market The post Avi Networks Now Part of VMware appeared first on Network Virtualization.


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Installing NSX-T 2.4 (Part 1) – NSX Manager

Installing NSX-T 2.4 (Part 1) – NSX Manager

Installing NSX-T 2.4 (Part 1) – NSX Manager

VMware NSX has been a driving force for many customers on their network transformation journey over the past few years. Enabling our customers to use a more programmatic approach to the network has put them in a position to no only respond to demand quickly but operate these software-based…Read More


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VMware Cloud on AWS sessions at VMworld 2019 US

VMware Cloud on AWS sessions at VMworld 2019 US

VMware Cloud on AWS sessions at VMworld 2019 US

VMWORLD 2019 USAUGUST 25 – 29, 2019 | SAN FRANCISCO US Europe Contact My VMworldRegister Now Need help navigating? Check out our helpful guided tour of this year’s catalog.Start TourPreviousNext


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vCenter Server Converge Tool (vSphere 6.7…

vCenter Server Converge Tool (vSphere 6.7 Update 2)

vCenter Server Converge Tool (vSphere 6.7…

This video demonstrates how you can use the vSphere Client to convert a vCenter Server Appliance with an external Platform Services Controller to a vCenter Server Appliance with an embedded Platform Services Controller.


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Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation Platinum

Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation Platinum

Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation Platinum

Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation Platinum VMware released the latest edition in the VMware Cloud Foundation family, delivering the industry’s most comprehensive security offering for Hybrid Cloud deployments with Cloud Foundation Platinum. Building directly off the momentum of vSphere Platinum, driven by strong demand for AppDefense which provides enhanced security protection for workloads and the vSphere The post Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation Platinum appeared first on Cloud Foundation.


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Download Complimentary IT Automation For…

Download Complimentary IT Automation For Dummies (iPaper)

Download Complimentary IT Automation For…

Agility is top of mind for many IT organizations. Get quick For Dummies tips and see the benefits of using automation to speed the deployment of multi‐tier applications, providing improved productivity and efficiencies for IT and faster time to market for the business.


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