#vBrownBag Follow-Up What’s New in vSphere 6 VVols Part 1 w Rawlinson Rivera (@punchingclouds)

Rawlinson Rivera covers VMware Virtual Volumes (VVols) on part 1 of a 2 part VVols series. VVols Video You can find Rawlinson on Twitter @punchingclouds and his blog http://www.punchingclouds.com/, in addition to regular posts on http://blogs.vmware.com Originally published at http://vbrownbag.comm – Sign up for the live #vBrownBag broadcast at http://vbrownbag.comm/brownbags/ where you can also get[…]

#vBrownBag Follow-Up What’s New in vSphere 6 Availability w Gurusimran Khalsa (@gurusimran)

GS shows you what’s new with vSphere 6 availability features such as the new multi-vCPU FT/SMP-FT support, high availability, storage HA, vSphere Replication, and Site Recovery Manager (SRM). vSphere 6 Availability Features Video You can find GS on Twitter @gurusimran Originally published at http://vbrownbag.comm – Sign up for the live #vBrownBag broadcast at http://vbrownbag.comm/brownbags/ where[…]

#vBrownBag Follow-Up What’s New in vSphere 6 vCenter Server Appliance w Emad Younis (@emad_younis)

Emad Younis covers the new features, functions, and installation options for the VMware vCenter Server Appliance (VCSA) including updates such as IPv6 support, feature parity with the Windows vCenter, and scripted versus manual installation. What’s new with the VCSA 6 You can follow Emad on Twitter @emad_younis and his blog http://emadyounis.com Originally published at http://vbrownbag.comm[…]

#vBrownBag DevOps Follow-Up Provision VM’s in vCenter using Ansible w Jonathan Frappier (@jfrappier)

#vBrownBag crew member Jonathan Frappier demos using Ansible to provision virtual machines to vCenter. Ansible supports creating, cloning, and reconfiguring virtual machines in vCenter. Example playbooks can be found at www.virtxpert.com & github. Note that this demo was done with Ansible 1.9 prior to its official release. Ansible & vCenter Video You can follow Jonathan on[…]

#vBrownBag VCP-NV Follow-Up Objective 8 with Lawrence Kohan (@lawrencekohan)

Lawrence Kohan covers objective 8 of the VMware VCP-NV exam. Objectives include 8.1 – Configure Roles, Permissions, and Scopes 8.2 – Describe NSX Automation 8.3 – Monitor a VMware NSX Implementation 8.4 – Perform Auditing and Compliance 8.5 – Administer Logging 8.6 – Backup and Recover Configurations VCP-NV Objective 8 Video You can follow Lawrence[…]

#vBrownBag Follow-Up VMware VCP-NV Objective 3 with Rene Van Den Bedem (@vcdx133)

Rene Van Den Bedem covers objective 3 of the VMware Certified Professional – Network Virtualization (VCP-NV) certification blueprint. Objective 3.1 – Configure and Manage vSphere Standard Switches (vSS) Objective 3.2 – Configure and Manage vSphere Distributed Switches (vDS) Objective 3.3 – Configure and Manage vSS and vDS Policies Video More information of the exam and the[…]

#vBrownBag Follow-Up #vCAC Architectural Decisions with Philip Monk (@phil_monk31)

Philip Monk joins the #vBrownBag to talk about vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) architectural decisions you might face with your vCAC project. Video You can find Philip on Twitter @phil_monk31 Originally published at http://vbrownbag.comm – Sign up for the live #vBrownBag broadcast at http://vbrownbag.comm/brownbags/ where you can also get updates and view our past series such[…]

#vBrownBag Follow-Up VMware VCP-DCV with Mike Brown (@VirtuallyMikeB)

In the final episode of the professionalvmware.com #vBrownBag VCP-DCV series, Mike Brown provides a HA & DRS fire hose review requirements, configuration and consideration for HA and DRS. Video Slides You can find Mike on Twitter @VirtuallyMikeB and his blog at http://virtuallymikebrown.com/ Originally published at http://vbrownbag.comm – Sign up for the live #vBrownBag broadcast at http://vbrownbag.comm/brownbags/ where you[…]

#vBrownBag Follow-Up VMware VCP-DCV with Frank Buechsel (@fbuechsel)

In part 5 of the professionalvmware.com #vBrownBag VCP-DCV series, Frank Buechsel covers the following: Virtual machine management & resource utilization: Virtual CPU and virutal memory How to configure VMs, various options, impact on VM and host performance (multi-vcpu, memory, overhead) Reservations, limits, shares, resource pools Video Slides You can find Frank on Twitter @fbuechsel and[…]

#vBrownBag Follow-Up VMware VCP-DCV with Raajiv Yadav (@cloudmatador)

Part 4 of the ProfessionalVMware.com #vBrownBag VCP5-DCV series; an Introduction to storage. Raajiv Yadav covers: – Storage protocols, RAID options, performance, considerations, configuration – Create datastores, rescan datastores, PSPs, datastore clusters Video You can follow Raajiv Yadav on Twitter @CloudMatador Sign up for the live ProfessionalVMware.com #vBrownBag broadcast at http://vbrownbag.comm/brownbags/ where you can get updates[…]