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vMiss.net was founded as a blog about virtualization and VMware technologies.  If you are looking learn about VMware, this is the place for you!  I have over ten years of VMware experience, and became a VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) in 2016.

Upgrading VMware vSphere

Remember, end of general support for ESXi 5.5 is coming, and you cannot directly upgrade from ESXi 5.5 to 6.7.  You must upgrade to ESXi 6.5 as an intermediate step.
How to Upgrade to ESXi 6.5 Using VMware Update Manager
How to Upgrade to ESXi 6.7 Using VMware Update Manager

24 x 7 IT Connection – Your VMworld 2015 Roundup!
melissa • September 15, 2015 • No Comments

Couldn't make it to VMworld 2015?  Me either.  Luckily for you, I scoured the Internets and the twitters and pulled together a list of some

Lightwave and Photon Measured from a Rocket, VMware Enhances Cloud-Native Apps
melissa • April 20, 2015 • 2 Comments

Whether or not their customers realize it, Measuring the Lightwaves The first of VMware’s announcements is something called The Speed at Which Photons Travel Project Photon is

24×7 IT Connection – A Look at vCenter in vSphere 6
melissa • April 10, 2015 • No Comments

Anyone who as been in virutalization for a while knows how far vCenter has come since the Virtual Center 1.0 days.  This week, on

The Sphere is Solid: vSphere Hardening, the Right Way
melissa • November 09, 2014 • No Comments

Whether we embrace it or not, IT Security organizations have become key players in our organizations over the years.  Sometimes they get a bad rap,

How I Learned to Love the vSphere Web Client
melissa • September 18, 2014 • 2 Comments

A few months ago I decided to go all in on the vSphere Web Client. I was one of those people that wasn’t a huge

Achievement Unlocked! vExpert 2014!
melissa • April 02, 2014 • 1 Comment

I’m so proud to announce that I am a 2014 vExpert!  vExpert is one of those things I’ve kind of lusted over for a while now…but that was about it.