In a recent post I showed you how to update your hosts from 5.1 to 5.1u1, whilst it was a nice and simple exercise you mustn’t forget that you also need to update your vCenter server (or in this case appliance).
Following the steps below you will now update your vCSA appliance from 5.1 to [...]
So I had the pleasure of attending the VMware vForum event at Wembley Stadium yesterday. One of the surprise finds at the event was the Condusiv Technologies stand down in the Solutions Exchange.
Now I didn’t realise it but Condusiv Technologies are a company I have had experience of before, for those of you familiar [...]
With the release last week of vSphere 5.1 Update 1 one of the things that was announced was the ability to install vCenter Server on Windows 2012, as my recent overhaul of the HomeLab included an upgrade to Windows 2012 across the environment I had to use the vCSA instead of 2012 because vCenter used [...]
So with the release of ESXi 5.1 Update 1 last week it meant I needed to upgrade my home lab environment, using the following steps allowed me to do this really quickly and with little fuss.
1. Place the Host into Maintenance Mode and ensure that there are no running VM’s on the host.
Please fine a list of all vSphere client download urls. the urls all refer back to the original VMware website rather than being hosted by me.
I will update the URLs when more clients are made available.
VMware have just announced the availability of the VCAP-DTD exam track. This track is aimed at Desktop Design and focuses on VMware View \ ThinApp and ESXi.
The pre-requisites are :-
VMware suggest doing the following courses although they are not a requirement :-
VMware View- Install, Configure, Manage [V5.0]
VMware View- Install, Configure, [...]
Duncan and Frank have announced the availability of the Kindle edition of the vSphere 4.1 HA and DRS book for free, if you missed it the first time around please take the time to download it now.
vSphere 4.1 HA and DRS Kindle Book