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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

VMware vSphere Explained (vSphere vs ESXi vs vCenter)

When it comes to VMware in your datacenter, you’ve probably heard a number of terms thrown around when talking about it.  Some may call it vSphere, some may call it the ESXi environment, or some may just refer to everything as VMware. Today I want to take a closer look at the VMware products we …

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A Look At VMware vSphere Remote Branch Office Editions

Virtualization has become prevalent in all areas of our infrastructure, from the datacenter, to our remote offices. Virtualizing the ROBO (a common term used for remote or branch offices) brings additional challenges to organizations, beyond just the initial deployment. One of the most difficult aspects of vSphere ROBO management can be justifying the licensing costs to …

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What is VMware vSphere Essentials?

VMware has been the at the forefront of data center virtualization for over 15 years.  What started as a science experiment for many companies has become a huge part of their IT infrastructure strategy.   While large and small businesses face some different challenges, they have one thing in common: virtualization can help them drive …

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The Simple Guide to VMware Certification

If you are looking to get started on the path to VMware certification, it can be a little bit confusing at first, especially as VMware’s certification organization continues to grow and evolve.  Luckily I have walked the path of VMware certification from beginning to end, and have a good handle of what it looks like, …

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