Extensibility course in vRA / vRO (Feb 2018)

A new vRA / vRO Extensibility course is scheduled to be held in the UK in February 2018. It will provide detailed information on how to leverage the power of vRealize Automation and vRealize Orchestrator. I should point out that it's a beta course, so it may not be 100% polished and pristine. However, the course is focussed on version 7.3 of both [...]

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Windows Server Versions (Requirements)

I often forget half of this stuff so I thought it might be cunning to put some of it into a post. Sorry if it goes on a bit, some of the numbers change depending on your [...]

Which VMs are in which Port Groups

This took me a little while to get sorted as I had a gap in my PowerShell knowledge around the handling and formating of nested objects. A bit of exploration with get-member [...]

Keeping Up With VMworld 2009

If, like me, you couldn't get to Cannes this year then all is not lost. You can keep up with what's happenning almost as it happens and still keep working. Many of the [...]

HA Agent on ESX-HOST in cluster CLUSTER-NAME has an error

If I wanted to, this could be a very big post all about configuring HA correctly. But I don't want to reinvent the wheel. Instead I just want to share my experiences with this [...]

vCenter 2.5 Update 4 released

Update 4 of vCenter 2.5 (the management tool for VMware's Virtual Infrastructure) has been released. Not a huge number of new features and probably a few bug fixes is about [...]