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VCF 3.0 Create Workload Domain

Once the Network Pools are created and ESXi hosts are commissioned, the next logical step in the VCF 3.0 deployment is to create workload domain. A workload domain is a policy-based resource container with specific availability and performance attributes and combining vSphere, vSAN, and NSX into a single consumable entity for a specific purpose. Before you begin, gather the following information for the new workload domain. New WLD name New Cluster name Organization name New […]

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Altaro VM Backup WAN-Optimized Replication is here!

Altaro has launched the latest version (v8) of its leading VMware & Hyper-V backup solution, which now enables continuous replication. The WAN-Optimized Replication in its latest version, v8, allowing businesses to be back up and running in minimal time should disaster strike. Replication permits a business to make an ongoing copy of its virtual machines and to access that copy with immediacy should anything go wrong with the live VMs. This dramatically reduces the recovery time […]

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VCF 3.0 Commission and Decommission hosts

After a successful bing-up you can now start to add ESXi hosts to the SDDC manager inventory in order to create workload domains. This process is called commissioning within the SDDC Manager. However, before you can add the hosts, you must configure network pools first. ESXi host can also be removed or decommissioned from the SDDC Manager but needs to be cleaned up before they can be used again. Adding an ESXi host to the […]

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VCF 3.0 Bring-up

The VCF 3.0 bring-up process will deploy and configure the management workload domain using the Cloud Builder appliance and the process is quite straightforward. Make sure that all prerequisites and preparation steps from the previous blog post are completed before you begin. VCF 3.0 Bring-up Cloud Builder Deployment Parameter Guide (Excel sheet) As already mentioned in the previous blog post, you can obtain the deployment parameter guide (Excel sheet) from the Cloud Builder itself once […]

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VCF 3.0 Requirements and Preparation

It’s been a while since my last blog post and that is mainly because I was working on a couple interesting engagements where I was co-designing and deploying VMware Cloud Foundation 3.0 for a number of our customers. If you are not familiar with VCF, I suggest having a look at the product page on VMware website. Since VCF 3.0 is a fairly new and emerging VMware product, I will share my experience in a […]

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VeeamON Virtual Event

On December 5, 2018, Veeam Software will host the VeeamON Virtual Event. This is a unique online conference designed to deliver the latest insights on Intelligent Data Management…to the comfort of your own office. Annually, VeeamON Virtual brings together more than 2,500 industry experts to showcase the latest technology solutions providing the hyper-availability of data. Join Veeam on its virtual journey to explore the challenges of data growth and inevitable data sprawl, the threat they pose […]

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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 […]