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VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0 Released

December 12, 2013

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VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0 Released VMware released vCloud Automation Center 6.0 at December 10 2013. Release notes are here download here documentation here What is new Unified Service Catalog for Infrastructure, Desktop, and Application Services In addition to its support for heterogeneous infrastructure, vCloud Automation Center now offers a single catalog for publishing and […]

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VMware VSAN creating buzz around hyperconverged infrastructure

December 12, 2013

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VMware VSAN creating buzz around hyperconverged infrastructure VMware’s release of the first beta of its VSAN virtualization software for server-based flash storage and disks is creating a surge of interest in hyperconverged infrastructure, writes Consultant and Wikibon Analyst Scott Lowe in “VMware VSAN vs the Simplicity of Hyperconvergence”. Although not itself a hyperconverged system, VSAN […]

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Nutanix building elite squad of crack VMware designers

November 22, 2013

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Nutanix building elite squad of crack VMware designers ioControl – hybrid storage performance leadership VMware’s VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) certification is one of the rarest and hardest to acquire: only 124 people have ever made it through the rigorous assessment process required to attain the qualification. About 50 VDCXs work for VMware. And now […]

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VMware, Mirantis Partner on OpenStack, Virtualization Integration

November 11, 2013

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VMware, Mirantis Partner on OpenStack, Virtualization Integration Mirantis, a top OpenStack consulting firm and integrator, is partnering closely with VMware (VMW). The two companies will connect the dots between OpenStack, vSphere Server and NSX. The VMware-Mirantis relationship once and for all shatters the myth that OpenStack is a replacement for VMware’s technology. OpenStack is an […]

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New PowerCLI Cmdlets for VSAN and vFlash Read Cache and how to install

November 11, 2013

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New PowerCLI Cmdlets for VSAN and vFlash Read Cache and how to install November 11, 2013 By Vladan SEGET Leave a Comment VMware Flings is awesome resource of small free software applications which enhances functionality of VMware products. Recently another free “Fling” has been released, which is actually a PowerShell module with PowerCLI cmdlets for […]

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VMware NSX Product Walkthrough and details from the UI – ESX Virtualization

October 29, 2013

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VMware NSX Product Walkthrough and details from the UI I have already reported on new website for vSphere 5.5 Online demos. This time, there is a new addition by NSX team. They put in place new section which shows you the all the components and configuration steps for NSX. The Walkthrough is accessible on http://vmwarewalkthroughs.com/NSX/. […]

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What’s new in VMware Horizon View 5.3

October 15, 2013

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What’s new in VMware Horizon View 5.3 VMware just announced VMware Horizon View 5.3 and it includes a significant number of new or improved features. So what’s new in VMware Horizon View 5.3. vSAN for VMware Horizon View As of version 5.3 VMware includes vSAN for Horizon View desktops in the Horizon Suite. vSAN reduces […]

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VMware acquires Desktone, makes network virtualization generally available

October 15, 2013

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VMware acquires Desktone, makes network virtualization generally available VMware continues to push its plan to virtualize the whole data center, with the general availability of its network virtualization platform, and desktops too with the acquisition of desktop-as-a service company Desktone. Less than two months after VMworld in San Francisco, VMware has gathered users and partners […]

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Puppet Labs Announces Enhanced Integration with VMware vCloud™ Automation Center™ 6.0

October 15, 2013

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Puppet Labs Announces Enhanced Integration with VMware vCloud™ Automation Center™ 6.0 Puppet Labs and VMware partner to accelerate application delivery through software-defined infrastructure Barcelona, Spain – October 15, 2013 – Today at VMworld® 2013 Europe, Puppet Labs, a leading provider of IT automation software, announced enhanced integration with the newly released VMware vCloud™ Automation Center™ […]

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VMware or Microsoft? Comparing vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V At-A-Glance

October 10, 2013

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VMware or Microsoft? Comparing vSphere 5.5 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V At-A-Glance UPDATES: Based on strong feedback from the community, I’ve made the following updates to this article … Added new rows for VDI management, Disk Footprint and 4K Disk Support. Added ability to Download this technical comparison article as a Whitepaper for reviewing […]

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VMware Virtual SAN Design & Sizing Guide available

October 8, 2013

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Originally posted on UP2V:
Cormac Hogan of VMware wrote a 30-pages document titled “Virtual SAN Design & Sizing Guide”. The document is designed to assist customers with sizing decisions when deploying VSAN clusters. It should be used in conjunction with other official VMware collateral related to VSAN, such as the VSAN documentation from VMware Technical…

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Understanding vSphere Active Memory

October 5, 2013

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Understanding vSphere Active Memory We’ve all seen “Active” memory reported within various vSphere interfaces, but how many us really know what it describes. I think you might be surprised. Let’s look at its definition to get us started: Active Memory – ”Amount of memory that is actively used, as estimated by VMkernel based on recently […]

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Virtual SAN Beta now available for download

September 25, 2013

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Virtual SAN Beta now available for download The VMware Virtual SAN™ beta is available now for download. To claim your copy, visit the VMware Virtual SAN Community page. Our VMware Virtual SAN Community is for MyVMware members only — to gain access, see steps at bottom of this email.* Share Your Experience We seek your […]

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Just Released! VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator 5.7.0

September 25, 2013

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Just Released! VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator 5.7.0 We are excited to announce the release of VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator 5.7.0! vCenter Infrastructure Navigator is a component of VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite (Advanced and Enterprise editions). Here are some key new capabilities to take note of – The vFabric Hyperic agent management functionality provided by […]

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vSphere 5.5 is here! – KBs you need to know about

September 23, 2013

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vSphere 5.5 is here! – KBs you need to know about http://blogs.vmware.com/kb/2013/09/vsphere-5-5-is-here-kbs-you-need-to-know-about.html

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