Announcement at VMworld in Barcalona

There have been a number of annoncement at VMword in Barcelona. EVO:RAIL now also delivered from HP and HDS vRealize Automation 6.2 (former vCAC) link to more information: vRealize Operations 6.0 (former vCOps) link to more information: another link: ´╗┐vRealize Operations Management Packs link to more information: vRealize Log insight 2.5 (former VMware vCenter Log Insight) link to more…

By Allan Kjaer October 14, 2014 0

vSphere Web Client Short cuts

Today I was looking thru som Tweets and so one about a short cut in the vSphere Web Client and wanted to summaries some of the things i found over time: This Screenshot is from a Article by William Lam. Keyboard Combination Action Ctrl+Alt+s Quick Search Ctrl+Alt+Home OR Ctrl+Alt+1 Home Screen Ctrl+Alt+2 Virtual Infrastructure Inventory…

By Allan Kjaer October 8, 2014 0

How to disable VMware HA Datastore Heartbeat

I Was asked today how to disable Datastore Heartbeat in a VMware HA cluster. My first response was that this was not possible, but it turns out that there is a workaround. Duncan Epping published a Blog last year about it: But i agree with the comment in the blog, that this is nothing you should do in production.

By Allan Kjaer October 1, 2014 0

VMware and Shell Shock Vulnerability

The Shell Shock Vulnerability was published on the September 24, 2014, but is an old problem that have existed a long time, but has note been fixed proberly. For VMware products the ESXi 4.x and 5.x is not affected put ESX 4.x and old unsupported versions is affected. VMware provide many of there solutions as Virtual…

By Allan Kjaer September 29, 2014 0

Using PowerCLI in the vSphere Web Client

There is a new tool available at VMware Labs website, that can integrate VMware PowerCLI with the vSphere Web Client, so you can make Reports or actions.  The tool/Plug-in can be found here: There are also a VMware Blog article about how to use this: looks very Nice, can't wait to try it out. 

By Allan Kjaer September 26, 2014 1

VMware Hands-on Labs Update

VMware has now published most of the Hands-on Labs from VMworld 2014 US, in there free of charge public accessible Hands-on Labs. There are a lot of great Labs, where you can follow a lab guide or just go exploring, and test things. Just remember that they all are time limited, and will be destroyed after end…

By Allan Kjaer September 16, 2014 0

vSphere Client 5.5 Update 2

One of the nice change in the vSphere 5.5 Update 2 release from yesterday, was the updates to the vSphere Client (c#). With this update i is now possible to Edit Virtual Machine using Compatibility Mode 5.5 (former Hardware Level 10), stil with the limit to the Compatibility Level 5.0 (Hardware Level 8) features. The old…

By Allan Kjaer September 10, 2014 0

VMware Horizon 6.0.1 has been Released

VMware Horizon Suite 6.0.1 has been released. VMware Horizon 6.0.1 (with View) – release notes VMware Horizon Workspace 2.1.0 – release notes VMware ThinApp 5.1 – release notes VMware ESXi 5.5.0 Update 2 – release notes VMware vCenter Server 5.5 Update 2 – release notes VMware vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon 1.7.0 – release notes VMware vCenter Orchestrator Plug-in for…

By Allan Kjaer September 9, 2014 0

VMware vCloud Suite 5.8 Released

VMware Has just released the new vCloud Suite 5.8: VMware vCloud Suite 5.8 – release notes VMware ESXi 5.5.0 Update 2 – release notes VMware vCenter Server 5.5 Update 2 – release notes VMware vSphere Replication 5.8 – release notes VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.8 – release notes VMware vCenter Orchestrator Appliance 5.5.2 – release notes VMware vCloud Director 5.5.2 –…

By Allan Kjaer September 9, 2014 0