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PowerShell DSC for Linux, Step by Step

We are privileged to have a guest blogger on Building Clouds, Kristopher Bash. Kris is a Senior Program Manager in the Microsoft Open Source …

Announcing Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration for Linux

For those of you fortunate enough to be at TechEd North America last week, you might have seen Jeffrey Snover announcing <b>Windows PowerShell Desired</b> …

VMware Knowledge Base

Get iDRAC/ILO (aka Baseboard Management Controller) IP via PowerCLI

<b>[Update: 1 report states issues w/ HP Gen9 systems. Newer Dell, and older HP systems don't seem to have issues. If you have a HP Gen9 system, feel</b> …

VMware VSAN: revolution, evolution or reinventing the wheel?

This post is also available in: Italian<p>After the VMware NOW<b>:</b> Virtual SAN Special Online Event of past week (on Thursday, March 6, 2014), now VMware …

How to speed up the installation of Windows Updates

by<p>Andreas Peetz at<p>Wednesday, March 12, 2014<p>We recently upgraded a vSphere 5.0 environment to 5.0 U3 and used the maintenance window of the vCenter …

Installing or upgrading to vSphere 5.5 made a little easier

Many of you have now kicked the tires with vSphere 5.5 either in your home lab or on some servers at work and you’re anxious to get all the new …

With 3B Views A Month, Fullscreen Hires A CRO And Content Head To Explore New Revenue Opportunities

Fullscreen is one of the top multichannel networks on YouTube today, with more than 3 billion video views per month. But there’s always more it can be doing — pulling in more money, helping creators make more high-quality content.<p>To take care of that, Fullscreen has made a few key hires. It’s …

Cool Tool - RVTools version 3.6 now available for download

RVTools is a windows .NET 2.0 application which uses the VI SDK to display information about your virtual machines and ESX hosts.<p>Interacting with all …

Linux

Top 20 ESXi 5.x issues

Following on our earlier post about focusing our efforts on helping our vSphere 5.5 customers, we present to you a list of the current top 20 ESXi …