Author - Dario

[VMware] Cloud on AWS

VMware Cloud on AWS (VMC on AWS) bringt die bewährte VMware Infrastruktur Software direkt in die AWS Cloud. Dank identischer Technologie im eigenen Datacenter sowie in der Cloud lässt sich schnell eine hybride Cloud Infrastruktur bereitstellen. Somit sind alle Prozesse, wie auch das KnowHow, sowohl für die Cloud als auch die eigene Infrastruktur gleich.   Mit VMC on AWS ist ein...

[VMware] Software-Defined WAN

Software-Defined WAN, kurz SD-WAN, nutzt Software- und Cloud-basierte Funktionen, um Internet-Konnektivität einfach, schnell, qualitativ hochwertig und sicher bereitzustellen. Mit Hilfe dieser Technologie können Unternehmen mit verteilten Niederlassungen an Agilität gewinnen und damit Kosten sparen.     Überblick Unternehmensnetzwerke befinden sich im Umbruch. Ausgelöst durch die vielen Veränderungen, die Virtualisierung und Cloud Computing mit sich bringen, stehen die bisher nahezu unveränderten Unternehmensnetzwerke im Mittelpunkt...

[Lessons Learned] vCloud Usage Meter SSL Certificate Change

When you install vCloud Usage Meter in an enterprise environment, you want to secure it with your own CA-signed certificates. Our engineers always ensure that these security requirements are met when we undertake a project. With so many VMware products to choose from, it's not always easy to keep track of the methods used for each tool, so we rely...

[VMware] Automatically deleting VMware VM snapshots

Automatically deleting VMware VM snapshots with vRealize Operations Manager (vROPs) is very easy to implement. This has been a common request to our engineering team and we would like to show you how to achieve this.     Requirement: Delete Snapshots automatically In one of our recent projects, one of the requirements was a solution to automatically remove outdated VMware snapshots after a...

VM News Collector Fling Teaser

[VMware] VM News Collector 1.0

A new fling to keep up to date On January 4th 2022 VMware has released a new Fling: VM News Collector. This Fling is an App for Android and iOS which allows you to keep up to date with the VMware products which are of interest to you. What does it do? The app is a single source for for all VMware announcements,...

[soulTec] How to get around “your connection is not private”

This little post is about how to get around the "Your connection is not private" message. While we were in the process of setting up our new lab environment, we ran into the problem of "invalid" certificates on our hypervisors. This is completely normal for a lab environment, especially one that is being built. Our favorite browser, Google Chrome, enforces...

[VMware] vSphere Update 3 releases withdrawn

VMware has withdrawn all vSphere 7.0 Update 3 releases. This includes: vSphere ESXi 7.0 Update 3 (build 18644231) vSphere ESXi 7.0 Update 3a (build 18825058) vSphere ESXi 7.0 Update 3b (build 18905247) vSphere vCenter 7.0 Update 3b (build 18901211) There were many issues related to these versions that caused VMware to remove these versions from their repositories. (more…)

[soulTec] Getting started at our StartUp

The first of November marked a new stage in my career. Together with four good colleagues, I started at soulTec AG. On the first of December, seven more colleagues will join us and then we will really get started. In the first week of work we have already been busy and with our knowledge we have already gained 10...