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BOOK: VMware vSphere PowerCLI Reference -2nd Edition

  Master vSphere automation with this comprehensive reference VMware vSphere PowerCLI Reference, Automating vSphere Administration, 2nd Edition is a one-stop solution for vSphere automation. Fully updated to align with the latest vSphere and PowerCLI release, this detailed guide shows you how to get the most out of PowerCLI’s handy cmdlets using real-world examples and a…

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Get Ready for “VMware VCAP6 Exams”

Here is what coming: December 2015 Pre-release announcement (this post) Information related to some minor updates to the certification structure (coming later this week) Downloadable Exam Guides (drafts) and information on how to prepare (coming later this week) January 2016 New Certification and Exam web pages (early January) Beta exam registration (early- to mid-January) First beta appointment…

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VMware Integrated OpenStack

  With VMware Integrated OpenStack, you can implement OpenStack services on your existing VMware vSphere implementation.You can deploy VMware Integrated OpenStack through the Integrated OpenStack Manager vApp in vCenter. The Integrated OpenStack Manager provides a workflow that guides you through and completes the VMware Integrated OpenStack deployment process. With Integrated OpenStack Manager, you can specify…

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BOOK: “Designing a Storage Performance Platform”

  Frank Denneman, Chief Technologist at PernixData, collaborated with Tom Queen, SE lead at PernixData and other industry experts to write this new book, “Designing a Storage Performance Platform“.This book discusses how to build a modern storage platform using server-side storage technology and a context-rich hypervisor. It covers various design principles for PernixData FVP software,…

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VIDEO: “Installing vRealize Automation 7.0”

VMware vRealize Automation automates the delivery of personalized infrastructure, applications and custom IT services. This cloud automation software lets you deploy across a multi-vendor hybrid cloud infrastructure, giving you both flexibility and investment protection for current and future technology choices.vRealize Automation 7.0 has greatly simplified initial installation and configuration through the introduction of a simplified…

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VIDEO: “VMware App Volumes 2.10”

What is App Volumes? VMware App Volumes  (formerly CloudVolumes) provides real-time application delivery to end-users and desktops. IT can use App Volumes to instantly deliver applications and data to users without compromising user experience. Infrastructure and management costs are reduced by utilizing managed volumes. Unlike traditional application management solutions, App Volumes allows IT to deliver…

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VMware Virtual SAN Stretched Cluster – Performance and Best Practices

One of the most distinguishing features of VMware Virtual SAN 6.1 is the availability of stretched cluster deployment. The stretched cluster allows the Virtual SAN customer to configure two geographically located sites, while synchronously replicating data between the two sites. This provides high availability and protection against a single site failure.This VMware white paper examines…

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