Advanced Nutanix: Simple ESXi Host Upgrades

Thursday, August 15, 2013
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Managing a large lab environment and working with the latest/beta builds, I’m constantly upgrading my environments.  In this post I’ll cover how I perform ESXi host upgrades in…

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Forcefully Removing the Cisco Nexus VEM on ESXi

Friday, June 7, 2013
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I recently ran into an issue when trying to upgrade my ESXi hosts to 5.5 where the VUM upgrade would fail due to some inconsistent vibs for the…

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Deploying VMware Horizon Workspace: Part 1

Friday, May 31, 2013
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The video shows a screen-cap + audio on deploying the VMware Horizon Workspace vApp on the Nutanix platform:   To learn more about the VMware Horizon Suite on…

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Automating VM Memory (un)Locking

Thursday, May 30, 2013
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With VDI it’s always a best practice lock VM memory and avoid over-subscription to keep away from host swapping, etc. When I’m doing my benchmarking I’m constantly trying…

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Finally starting a blog of my own…

Thursday, May 30, 2013
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Well I’ve finally been convinced to start a blog…  I’ve been a guest blogger various times for VMware and Nutanix but now after some motivation I’ve finally decided…

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