vSphere 5.5 announced a few new features and enhancements related to networking and specifically quality of service.
Fusion 6 delivers a number of features, five of which I've used and found to be useful. Here's what I like so far.
VMware will soon be discontinuing the vSphere Client for Windows application, formerly known as the VMware Infrastructure Client (VI Client).
Foglight Free Edition has enough capability to figure out your performance and capacity issues. Here's a look at the various tools.
Here's a cool new trick I learned absolutely by accident when working with a Wordpress server.
It'd be nice to see the company use it for VCP self-paced training next.
It's nice to know that VMware's documentation is accessible on my iPhone or Amazon Kindle. Here's how to gain access, too.
You have many options for deploying virtual machines. But here's one method you should become familiar with, as it'll help you when the other options become obsolete.
VMware wants you to start getting used to the vSphere Web client. One way to do that is to start using the vCSA.
Much like a human lifecycle, each virtual machine goes through one that needs to be managed from birth to end of life. Here are some tools to consider.
At too many companies today, getting reliable and 100 percent recoverable virtualization backup for the entire infrastructure is more art than science.
5nine takes vSphere-to-Hyper-V conversion to higher levels with its freely available VM conversion tool.
If VMware wants to grow, it might look at using its weapons against its competition as well as partners. The company would be crazy not to have thought about it.
Nifty tips in Scott Lowe's new training video from TrainSignal
Lee looks back at his work with the Berkeley RAID team, and how that impacts his work as the lead architect at virtualization-aware storage maker Tintri.
The tech world is hot for cloud computing, and VMware says it's leading the charge.
The best thing about storage vMotion? Migrating VMs whether powered off, or on.
Living proof that Casado and Nicira are doing some great things in the network virtualization arena.
MVMC is a free tool out of the Solution Accelerator line and it will definitely give VMware a run for its money.
Virtualization needs shared storage for just about every advanced feature.