Category: System Administration

A Quick and Easy Load Balancer for Kubernetes Labs with MetalLB

I’ve been tinkering with a number of different Kubernetes platforms again and the relative complication of external networking for deployed Kubernetes applications remains real. In the Public Cloud world, services such as EKS, GKE and

VMware’s App and Cloud Transformation Reveal – Happening This Week!

This week VMware is holding an online event to make and announcement around its vision for Application and Cloud Transformation. What does that exactly mean? The only way to find out for sure is to

v11 For Service Providers – Activating More Data Integration API Enhancements

When Veeam Backup & Replication v11 went Generally Available on the 24th of February I posted the What’s in it for Service Providers blog. In that post I briefly outlined all the new features and

v11 For Service Providers – The Linux Proxy Keep Getting Better!

When Veeam Backup & Replication v11 went Generally Available on the 24th of February I posted the What’s in it for Service Providers blog. In that post I briefly outlined all the new features and

Kubernetes Backup – Kasten K10 Online Lab Walkthrough

Kubernetes has arrived. But this new wave can be hard to get into for traditional IT Infrastructure folks. Both Infrastructure and DevOps alike need to be aware holistically of all platforms (physical, virtual and container)

Getting Started with VMware PowerCLI – A Beginner’s Guide

VMware PowerCLI is a collection of PowerShell modules providing many cmdlets to manage a wide range of VMware products. It allows IT Pros to not only perform most vSphere administrative tasks but also automate them.

Veeam Disaster Recovery Orchestrator V4

Veeam Disaster Recovery Orchestrator v4 (formerly known as Veeam Availability Orchestrator) is now Generally Available!  Walk, don’t run, and grab yourself a 30 day free trial of VDRO v4.  Why You Need Veeam Disaster Recovery

Cloud Field Day Recap and Session Breakdown #CFD10

Cloud Field Day 10 has come and gone…and for the third time, I had the pleasure of presenting to the assembled delegates.. Again, while it was a different kind of event due to the ongoing

vSphere 7 Update 2 – Tanzu and vSAN Enhancements

I haven’t done one of these VMware Update release posts in a while… Having attended the #vExpert pre-brief a couple weeks back I thought there was enough relevant goodness to share. It’s been such an

VCSPs Please Note: v11 RTM to GA Patch Available

In early February we released the RTM Build of Backup & Replication v11 to our Cloud and Service Provider partners. This was to ensure that any keen early adopters who have Cloud Connect services with