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Remote administrative options News
April 06, 2010
This week: VMware's Standard license won't be enough for users who want the latest chips; HyTrust, Reflex and VMware attempt to tackle password management; and more.
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A vSphere administrator can use VMware Remote Console to remotely access a VM's peripherals, configuration and desktop remotely through the vSphere Web Client. Continue Reading
Some situations call for remote access to the vSphere Data Protection appliance. This walk-through will show you how to enable SSH login so you can access it remotely. Continue Reading
Resistance is futile: If you want access to some of the new vSphere 5.5 features, then you need to get familiar with the vSphere Web Client. Continue Reading
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While VMware has progressed in its efforts to make the vSphere platform more OS neutral, there is still some work that needs to be done to assist administrators who prefer to use a Mac. Continue Reading
When it comes to monitoring your VMs, a few free tools can help keep tabs on your vSphere environment. Continue Reading
You wouldn't expect to build a house without a hammer, saw and nails, and you shouldn't expect to manage a VMware environment without the appropriate tools, either. Check out our top ten list of tools a VMware admin shouldn't live -- or work -- ... Continue Reading
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Not being able to administer a server in vCenter Server is a rare situation for administrators but not one that cannot be fixed using alternative means. Continue Reading
The decision to virtualize business-critical applications has gotten easier now that vSphere is equipped with more features to facilitate the process. Continue Reading
VMware vCenter Mobile Access (VMware vCMA) is a virtual appliance used by admins to manage a data center from mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Continue Reading
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VMware single sign on is a mandatory component of vSphere 5.1. It changes how ID authentication takes place within and beyond VMware products. Continue Reading
The vCMA virtual appliances is an unsupported fling, and VMware still doesn't have an official mobile admin interface for vSphere. What’s the delay? Continue Reading
Break free from the Windows ball and chain, and install the vSphere Web Client for browser-based VMware management. It’s great for admins who are constantly on the go. Continue Reading