Month – November 2015
Chuck Petrie has written an excellent Blog about FlexPod Monitoring using vRealize Operations and the corresponding BlueMedora Management Pack.
By Chuck Petrie, Blue Medora With the use of endpoint management packs it is now possible to take advantage of the vRealize Operations Suite to manage a FlexPod environment. Third-party endpoint management packs that are tailored specifically to NetApp Storage, Cisco UCS, and Cisco Nexus provide deep insight into the monitoring of each. These management […] The post Monitoring FlexPod with VMware vRealize Operations appeared first on VMware Cloud Management .
We know that many of you weren’t able to join us in the Education and Certification Lounge at either VMworld US or VMworld Europe to see our awesome instructors present on some of the hottest topics in the industry. Luckily, we were able to film several of the sessions in Barcelona. Enjoy our recordings of the live stream from Periscope. vRealize Automation: Abstracting the vSphere Endpoint as a Cloud Resource Virtual SAN 6: A Radically Simple Solution VMware vSphere 6: Troubleshooting Tips and Tricks Introduction to AirWatch
Virtualizing Big Data at VMware IT – Starting Out at Small Scale
The Hadoop-based system running on vSphere that is described here was architected by Rajit Saha, (who provided the material for this blog) and a team from VMware’s IT department. This article describes the technical infrastructure for a VMware internal IT project that was built and deployed in 2015 for analyzing VMware’s own business data.. Details […] The post Virtualizing Big Data at VMware IT – Starting Out at Small Scale appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog .
OpenStack Networking with @VMwareNSX, Part 3
Today’s blog post is the final entry in a series by Marcos Hernandez , one of the OpenStack specialists in VMware’s Networking & Security Business Unit (NSBU). Part 1 discussed the basics of the Neutron integration for VMware NSX. Part 2 discussed foundational integrations for L2 and L3 network services.
vCloud Air Disaster Recovery Tutorial 7: Advanced Concepts
This is the seventh and last tutorial in the series to help you get started with vCloud Air Disaster Recovery. This tutorial covers advanced concepts of the service, including how, in the event of a failure, you can authenticate against the local Active Directory service instead of running in the cloud.
VMware cranks up container efforts with open-source Photon Controller
The Photon Controller is a component of VMware’s much-hyped Photon Platform , a new infrastructure stack built for running “cloud native” (or containerized) applications that the company rolled out at this year’s VMworld event. Other components of the Photon Platform include Photon OS , a new, stripped down Linux; and Photon Machine, a lightweight version of its ESX hypervisor.
VMworld 2015: VAPP4990 – Customer Panel: SAP HANA on vSphere Deployments
This panel discussion will focus on our customers success stories when deploying SAP HANA on vSphere in the following verticals Technology, Cloud Computing, Retail, and Security. Customers will discuss their decisions to use SAP HANA as their databases of record and the rationale behind migrating from expensive dedicated physical appliances to SAP HANA on vSphere using the Tailored Data Center Integration Model. Customers will share how they successfully virtualized SAP HANA in the public or private cloud economically with high performance while … Continue reading
Scaling Performance for VAIO in vSphere 6.0 U1
by Chien-Chia Chen vSphere APIs for I/O Filtering (VAIO) is a framework that enables third-party software developers to implement data services, such as caching and replication, to vSphere. Figure 1 below shows the general architecture of VAIO. Once I/O filter libraries are installed to a virtual disk (VMDK), every I/O request generated from the guest […] The post Scaling Performance for VAIO in vSphere 6.0 U1 appeared first on VMware VROOM! Blog .