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August 28, 2015
It's not a rebirth of the VMware Technology Network, but VMUG Advantage gives subscribers a trial period of a year for several VMware products.
March 24, 2014
VMware Fling Contest winner Steve Athanas talks about his suggestion that would ease the move from a Windows-based vCenter to a vCenter Server Appliance.
July 27, 2011
VMware licensing had to change eventually. Advancements in technology made the old per-socket model a problem for VMware, which added vRAM limits to the vSphere 5 licensing model.
February 22, 2010
Building a home lab is a great way for virtualization administrators to gain valuable, hands-on VMware environment training.
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The latest version of VMware vSphere comes with a substantial version upgrade for its core hypervisor platform. Implement an ESXi upgrade by following these steps. Continue Reading
Attempting an upgrade to vRealize 7? Due to major software changes, there are a few things you'll need to know before you can get to work. Continue Reading
The vSphere Content Library is a centralized repository in vSphere 6 to help manage and distribute virtual machines, templates, ISO images, scripts, vApps and other files related to virtual machines. Continue Reading
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Although many small businesses are content to run their IT on a small vSphere deployment for as long as possible, there will inevitably come a time when change will be necessary. Continue Reading
It's generally considered good practice to run the most up-to-date versions of software, but there are a number of things admins should keep in mind when upgrading. Continue Reading
How do the new vSphere offerings tailored for remote locations compare to previous editions? Continue Reading
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VMware's latest offering for companies that want to run virtualized workloads in multiple remote offices offers flexibility and resilience at a cheaper price. Continue Reading
Microsoft no longer supports Windows Server 2003, but virtualizing that OS in vSphere offers several advantages. Continue Reading
The vSphere platform is solid but operations teams still have to persuade in-house clients from requesting physical servers to run applications. Continue Reading
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The upgrade from ESX to ESXi hosts can be difficult; no current tools convert hosts for you and you can't preserve manual configurations. But there are ways to ease the process. Continue Reading
The content library feature in vSphere 6 brings centralized management of templates and other items to businesses running multiple vCenter Servers. Continue Reading
Prevent your environment from turning into the virtualization version of "The Walking Dead" by removing VMs after finishing a project. Continue Reading