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Xavier is a guest blogger for Vembu. Freelance IT consultant specialized in VMware technologies, VCP, vExpert 3 times and blogger on his spare time. You can check his blog at www.vxav.fr and twitter @xavieravrillier.
24 12, 2018

VMware App Volumes 2.15 – What’s new

By | December 24th, 2018|0 Comments

App Volumes is part of VMware’s Just-in-time-Management Platform (JMP) which also includes Horizon Instant Clones for desktop provisioning and User Environment Manager (UEM) for user settings persistence. App Volumes allows administrators to encapsulate application into bundles (App Stacks), which are stored on a virtual disk, [...]

13 12, 2018

Virtual Machine File System-6 new features and improvements

By | December 13th, 2018|0 Comments

VMFS-6 what changed? VMFS (Virtual Machine File system) is VMware's flagship file system used to format the LUNs presented to ESXi hosts, be it locally, via iSCSI or FC storage. VMFS-5 has been ruling over people's datastores for several years as it was a total [...]

4 12, 2018

How to verify your I/O devices compliance in ESXi

By | December 4th, 2018|0 Comments

Compatibility is one of the most important topics in VMware environments (and any other environment for that matter). VMware places a lot of resources into certifying Firmware and Drivers versions with ESXi releases by maintaining the VMware HCL (Hardware Compatibility List). Checking the HCL is [...]

26 11, 2018

A Brief Guide on vSphere 6.7 Update 1 Security Configuration

By | November 26th, 2018|0 Comments

The vSphere Security Configuration Guide (SGC) is a collection of security best practices provided by VMware that used to be known as the Hardening Guide up until vSphere 6.0 and was changed because the number of actual “hardening” settings is decreasing over the releases. Check [...]

20 11, 2018

How to backup VMware’s SRM embedded vPostgreSQL database

By | November 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Site Recovery Manager doesn't need an introduction. It is one of the best and most popular tools out there when it comes to orchestrating disaster recovery, especially in environment running on the VMware platform. It gives you the ability to integrate with the replication of [...]