VCF Guardrails

Fresh from the press: VCF Guardrails

VMware just published the first edition of the VMware Cloud Foundation Guardrails for VCF version 2.3.1. This is a must read for anyone who wants to deploy VMware Cloud Foundation – partners, customers, etc. This document explains the supported changes you can do in a VMware Cloud Foundation environment and what you need to watch out for but also gives guidance on supported configurations. Topics include Physical Switches and Networks Server Hardware General questions and answers […]

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My VCAP6-DCV Deploy exam experience

Last week I passed the VCAP6-DCV Deploy exam after failing it the first time some time ago. To be completely honest, I didn’t really prepare for the first exam and obviously, I failed (by 13 points). I am not going to discuss the objectives that are covered by the exam because you can find it in the exam blueprint. I also didn’t use much of the study material that you can find on the web […]


News update from Vembu

I have received some interesting news from Vembu today. Looks like they have been quite busy in the last couple of months. Unveiling the perpetual licensing With launching the latest perpetual licensing, we look forward to availing more flexibility with the pricing. The Vembu BDR Suite which was earlier at the subscription pricing model will now be available through perpetual licensing, thereby helping IT environments fulfill their requirements that would cost less over time. Introducing […]


Vembu BDR Suite Free Edition is GA!

Vembu BDR Suite Free edition is GA! Today, I’ve got some news to share with you from Vembu – release of the Vembu BDR Suite Free edition! This Vembu BDR Suite Free edition of Vembu BDR Suite was designed understanding the setbacks by any common IT Administrator. Thence making Vembu an important name in the market for a backup vendor for its enterprise-level product for SMBs. This free edition is free forever and IT administrators can […]

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How to migrate to VMware for Hyper-V Admins

If you’re an IT Pro who started your virtualization training with Hyper-V but find yourself in a situation where you need to work on a VMware platform, this is the perfect webinar to get up to scratch. Sometimes department priorities change, corp. policies change, or maybe company acquisitions are made, etc. Whatever the reason, if you find yourself having to adopt to a multiple hypervisor deployment or making a complete switch to VMware altogether, you’re […]

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NAKIVO Backup & Replication v7.2 beta!

Hi all, I have some news to share with you today: NAKIVO is currently opening beta registration for NAKIVO Backup & Replication v7.2 and announces new features in the upcoming release: Asustor NAS Support: Install NAKIVO Backup & Replication on an Asustor NAS to create a high-performance VM backup appliance that combines backup software, backup hardware, backup storage, and data deduplication in a single cost-effective device. Log Truncation for Microsoft SQL: Automatically delete SQL transaction […]


New Features added in vSAN 6.6!

VMware introduces vSAN 6.6 and no, it is not a patch or a minor update but a milestone release! vSAN 6.6 will be the 6th generation of the product and it includes the most number of features ever! Take a look at this impressive list! 🙂 Native encryption for data-at-rest Compliance certifications Resilient management independent of vCenter Degraded Disk Handling v2.0 (DDHv2) Smart repairs and enhanced rebalancing Intelligent rebuilds using partial repairs Certified file service & […]


NEW Vembu BDR Suite – Free Edition!

As of today, Vembu BDR Suite Free Edition offers Backup and Recovery for both virtual and physical environments forever with no costs involved. With agentless backups for virtual environments, multiple recovery options, in-house file system for efficient storage management and secured data transmission, Vembu BDR Suite presents a free edition software which is best suited for all types of businesses who wish to experience the simple and comprehensive backup and recovery solution. Free vs Paid version […]