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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

Update Manager Is Now in the New and Improved HTML5 vSphere 6.7 Client
melissa • April 17, 2018 • No Comments

When it comes time to update ESXi hosts, VMware vSphere Update Manager often comes to mind first.  You may also here it referred to as

The Cheap and Easy Way to Get Started with VMware vSAN
melissa • April 05, 2018 • No Comments

Blogs are often my first stop for getting started with a technology like vSAN quickly. They are a great way to find a few different

The Amazing Power of vSphere Tags is Right Here
melissa • March 08, 2018 • No Comments

When it comes to managing a VMware vSphere inventory, things can get crazy.  Being able to determine what a virtual machine or other vSphere object

The 5 Best VMware VCP-NV Study Resources
melissa • January 23, 2018 • 1 Comment

As many of us know, VMware NSX is one of the hottest VMware technologies right now. What some may not know is there is a

The Simple Guide to NIC Teaming in VMware vSphere
melissa • January 09, 2018 • No Comments

We have briefly talked about Ready to take a look at how this works? The default load balancing algorithm is called "Route based on originating virtual

An Introduction to Security Advisories and Response for VMware vSphere Administrators
melissa • January 04, 2018 • No Comments

While responding to a security advisory may not be a daily occurrence in a VMware vSphere environment, the occasion still arises when a prompt response