Category: VMware Administration and Backup

VMware vSphere HA and DRS Compared and Explained

What is VMware HA? What is vSphere DRS? This blog post covers clustering with VMware HA and DRS to explain the use cases for each clustering feature.

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How to Restart Management Agents on a VMware ESXi Host

If you cannot connect to an ESXi host, restart virtual machines, or synchronize hosts with vCenter, you should try to restart VMware management agents on ESXi.

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VMware vSphere 7.0 Update 3: An Overview of the New Features

What’s new in vSphere 7U3? The new version of vSphere 7 was released on October 5, 2021, and provides useful performance and compatibility features

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vSphere 7.0 Update 2 – Key Improvements and New Features

This blog post explains improvements, new features, and other interesting changes included in VMware vSphere 7.0 Update 2 (vSphere 7 U2).

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Locating VMware VMs by IP or MAC Address

The MAC address of a VM can be used for network diagnostics and other purposes. Read how to find the IP and MAC addresses of a VM and how to identify a VM name by using an IP or MAC address.

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SCSI Controller and Other VMware Controller Types

This blog post covers SCSI controllers and other types of storage controllers that are available in VMware vSphere virtual machine settings.

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How to Build PowerShell Tools to Setup SFTP

This blog post explains how to use SFTP in Windows with PowerShell, install the PowerShell SFTP module, and perform SFTP automation tasks.

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A Guide to ESXi SNMP Configuration for ESXi Monitoring

Learn how to configure ESXi monitoring to detect and resolve issues quickly. An affordable method to monitor ESXi hosts is built-in functionality and SNMP.

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VXLAN VMware Basics

This blog post covers VXLAN, explains the advantages of using this technology, VXLAN VMware implementation, and VXLAN configuration principle.

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Fix VMware Error: Virtual Machine Disks Consolidation Needed

This blog post explains why VMware virtual machine disks consolidation is needed and how this error can be fixed.

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