VMware Cloud on AWS Security One Stop Shop

Kicking off 2020 with the theme of the year – security. To keep this content accurate, the bulk of it has been quoted from the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) VMware Cloud on Amazon Web Services

The Importance of VMware Cloud on AWS Storage Policies

This post talks about the importance of using Storage Policies with VMware Cloud on AWS to ensure the most efficient consumption of the available vSAN capacity. As a VMware Cloud on AWS customer, this is

Bridging the Gap Between NHS and Public Cloud with VMware Cloud on AWS

Following on from How VMware is Accelerating NHS Cloud Adoption, this post dives into more detail around how the UK National Health Service (NHS) can use VMware Cloud on AWS to bridge the gap between existing

How to Migrate VMware Virtual Machines to VMware Cloud on AWS

This post pulls together the workload migration planning and lessons learned notes made during a real-life customer use case of evacuation an on-premise data centre to VMware Cloud (VMC) on AWS (Amazon Web Services). The

Understand VMware Tanzu, Pacific, and Kubernetes for VMware Administrators

This post was last updated 26/10/2019 and provides an overview of VMware Tanzu and Project Pacific. Peanut Butter & Jelly VMware and Kubernetes There will be more apps deployed in the next 5 years than in

Watch a Failover from Direct Connect to Backup VPN for VMware Cloud on AWS

This post demonstrates a simulated failure of Amazon Direct Connect, with VMware Cloud (VMC) on Amazon Web Services (AWS). In this setup, the standby VPN has been configured to provide connectivity in the event of

How to Consolidate vCenter External PSC with the vSphere Converge Tool

VMware vSphere 6.0 reached end of general support 12 March 2020, with vSphere 6.5 scheduled for 15 October 2022, both referenced in the VMware Lifecycle Matrix. See also How to Install vSphere 7.0. Upgrade to vSphere 7

vCenter 6.7 Update 2: Error in creating a backup schedule

One of the improvements in vCenter 6.7 Update 2 includes Samba (SMB) protocol support for the built-in File-Based Backup and Restore. Excited about the news, I decided to test this functionality and backup data to

A Home Lab Basics: Part 1 – An automated ESXi installation

Over time almost every virtualisation specialist asks himself a simple question: ‘Do I need a home lab?’ In recent years, this topic has become more and more popular. Many top bloggers write at least once

A tip when using the vCenter Server Converge Tool

As you might know, VMware is dropping support for the external Platform Services Controller (PSC) deployment model with the next major release of vSphere. To make a smooth transition, you have to use a command-line

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