A Guide to vSphere Command Line Management Tools
melissa • June 21, 2016 • No Comments

Command line management has always been a big part of a vSphere management. Back in the earlier days of ESX, many used the service console

A Guide to Fumbling Through PowerCLI
melissa • May 23, 2016 • No Comments

PowerCLI can come in quite handy in a vSphere environment, especially when you’re managing a large number of hosts.  Sure, you can find sample scripts

Getting Started with VMware vSphere
melissa • November 01, 2015 • 1 Comment

Recently, I had a friend who’s a networking guy message me after he started a new job, and logged into vCenter for the first time.

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

VMware Integrated OpenStack (VIO) Is Here!
melissa • February 02, 2015 • 2 Comments

VMware Integrated OpenStack One of the key features of VIO is the ease of upgrades. VIO will provide in place upgrades, after testing by VMware.

The Real Cost of Free Hypervisors
melissa • December 16, 2014 • 2 Comments

Free is an interesting term to use when we talk about virtualization platforms.  As hypervisors have become standard fare in the data center we are