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Devolutions Releases Password Server 6.0!

Devolutions has announced the release of Devolutions Password Server (DPS) 6.0, which features 188 improvements! Devolutions Password Server empowers organisations to vault, manage and control access to privileged accounts, as well as manage remote sessions through a secure solution that can be deployed on-premises. In addition, organisations can further strengthen password management in their environment with two recently-introduced tools designed to complement Devolutions Password Server: Devolutions Web Login and Devolutions Launcher. Devolutions Web Login lets […]

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Devolutions Releases Remote Desktop Manager 14!

Devolutions has announced the release of Remote Desktop Manager 14 with over 100+ improvements! Remote Desktop Manager (RDM) centralizes and organizes all remote connections on a secure platform, and features a suite of configurable password management, auditing, governance and compliance tools to strengthen and streamline privileged management access (PAM). More than 350,000 professionals in over 140 countries use Remote Desktop Manager to drive security, speed and productivity across their organizations, helping reduce inefficiencies, costs and […]

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What’s new in VCF 3.0

A brand new release of VMware Cloud Foundation 3.0 (VCF 3.0) has just been announced at VMWorld 2018 in Las Vegas. This release brings a lot of new stuff but also some changes in the overall VCF 3.0 architecture. I’ve been following the internal development of VCF 3.0 very closely by VMware Engineering and I love to see how this product matures. What’s new in VCF 3.0 Architecture Changes Bring Your Own Network – VCF […]

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How to rotate passwords on VCF

As every good administrator knows, from the security point of view rotating password on all of your infrastructure components is mandatory on a regular basis. VMware Could Foundation (VCF) is not an exception. VCF consists of many components like SDDC Manager, NSX Manager, vCenter Server(s) etc. so changing all passwords for every component will become a lengthy task. Luckily, there is a build-in tool in the SDDC Manager that will change the password on all […]

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Preparing switches for imaging on VCF

In the past few months, I’ve done some very interesting VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) deployments at several customers. One thing that I’ve seen a lot in the field is that the physical switches are not properly prepared for the imaging. In order to start imaging, you have to install the correct firmware and erase the configuration on the switches. Also, depending on the vendor, you have to put the switch in appropriate mode before the […]

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vCSA 6.7 Backup Schedule & Folder Structure

In vSphere 6.7, we finally have the vCSA 6.7 Backup Schedule which I think was one of the most requested features for this release. Schedule can be set up using either the API, CLI or through the UI. I will not cover this step-by-step as the process is quite self-explanatory. Instead, once you create a couple of manual and automatic backups, you may discover that the backup files have different naming structure as depicted below. […]

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Vembu BDR Suite v3.9.1 is GA!

Vembu is pleased to announce the latest release of their flagship offering, i.e. Vembu BDR Suite v3.9.1 which includes a Standard Edition designed keeping Small Businesses in mind. Vembu BDR Suite has been satisfying all these demands for a long time now. It is a comprehensive solution, designed to protect critical data across hybrid IT environments like Physical, Virtual, and Cloud (SaaS applications). After making noteworthy progress and ensuring utmost customer satisfaction, Vembu is pleased […]

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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 […]