Monthly Archive: October 2012

Oct 22 2012

Veeam’s giving away cool stuff – don’t miss out

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Veeam is doing a give away every month until August 2013 where you have the chance to win some cool things like iPads, Microsoft Surface tablets and VMworld 2013 passes. I’m a tablet junkie and the new Surface tablet looks pretty cool, I’ll be definitely adding one to my tablet collection at some point. Unlike …

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Oct 17 2012

Understanding CPU & Memory Management in vSphere

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CPU & memory resources are two resources that are not fully understood in vSphere, and they are two resources that are often wasted, as well. In this post we’ll take a look at CPU & memory resources in vSphere to help you better understand them and provide some tips for properly managing them. Let’s first …

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Oct 10 2012

Storage vMotion Links

vSphere 5.1 Storage Enhancements – Part 7: Storage vMotion (CormacHogan.com) vSphere 5.1 storage vMotion parallel disk migrations (Frank Denneman) Video: vSphere4 Unleashed: 06 – Storage vMotion (Hypervisor) The Design and Evolution of Live Storage Migration in VMware ESX (VMware Technical Paper) Under the Covers with Storage vMotion (VMware Uptime Blog) Enhanced Storage vMotion and vSphere …

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Oct 06 2012

Top 10 things you must read about vSphere 5.1

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There has been so many documents, white papers, videos and blog posts posted about the vSphere 5.1 release that it’s hard to keep up with them all. I have at least 250 links gathered in my vSphere 5.1 Link-o-rama and it is still growing. With so many links it’s easy to miss some of┬áthe┬áreally good …

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