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NSX-T ESXi Commands

NSX-T ESXi Commands

In assisting customers with a wide variety of NSX-T related issues, I’m constantly pulling up cheat sheets for frequently used commands. This page organizes my favorite NSX-T ESXi network commands into troubleshooting reference.


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Configuring NSX-T 3.0 Stretched Networking

Configuring NSX-T 3.0 Stretched Networking

NSX-T 3.0 comes with brand new features for logical networking in multisite environments. With NSX-T Federation the platform effectively receives a location-aware management, control, and data plane and this gives us, the implementers and architects, some very interesting new options when […]


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Cool tool update: RVTool 4.0.4 released

Cool tool update: RVTool 4.0.4 released

Advertise here with BSA Probably one of the most downloaded tools ever, just released a new version: RVTools 4.0.4. Rob emailed me over the weekend, that this new version was just released and he also mentioned that he has reached over 1.2 million downloads. 1.2 million indeed! Crazy number […]


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vSphere 7 – APIs, Code Capture, and Developer…

vSphere 7 – APIs, Code Capture, and Developer Center

vSphere 7 – APIs, Code Capture, and Developer…

VMware vSphere 7 has been extremely popular since its release, bringing many new enhancements and features to virtual infrastructure (we’ve highlighted many of the updates on this blog!). There are some enhancements to the vSphere APIs, Code Capture, and the vSphere Developer Center features that make those easy-to-use tools even more powerful for people interested The post vSphere 7 – APIs, Code Capture, and Developer Center appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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New Course & Exam Announcements in June

New Course & Exam Announcements in June

New Course & Exam Announcements in June

This month, VMware Education Services released 9 courses and 3 exams to help you develop your skills and increase your knowledge. Don’t let the restriction of working from home stop you from learning how to take full advantage of the innovative VMware technologies that will help your organization work remotely and quickly impact business The post New Course & Exam Announcements in June appeared first on VMware Education Services.


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vCenter Server Appliance and fsck/dev/uuid

vCenter Server Appliance and fsck/dev/uuid

I do not know what happened today, but I could no longer use my VCSA 7.0 (Build 16386292). Started with pinging … which did not succeed. So I checked VM console:


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Five of my favorite enhancements in vSphere 7

Five of my favorite enhancements in vSphere 7

Five of my favorite enhancements in vSphere 7

It is very easy to focus on the speeds and feeds of a new major vSphere release such as vSphere 7 which also includes a TON of new and exciting capabilities. However, often times it is the tiny improvements that has the most significant impact to our end users, especially when it comes to usability […]


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Google Cloud VMware Engine is generally available

Google Cloud VMware Engine is generally available

Google Cloud VMware Engine is a first-party, fully managed VMware service that lets you modernize and enhance existing applications.


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vSphere 7 – Part 4 Trust Authority

vSphere 7 – Part 4 Trust Authority

vSphere Trust Authority (vTA) is a new and very foundational technology right now. If you are a security-oriented customer with large deployments, you should look at this feature!


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Kubernetes as a Service

Kubernetes as a Service

Kubernetes as a Service. How you can request, deploy and manage Kubernetes Clusters and Namespaces with vRealize Automation using the self-service catalog.


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Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation 4.0.1

Announcing VMware Cloud Foundation 4.0.1

VMware is proud to announce General Availability of VMware Cloud Foundation 4.0.1 providing important enhancements and features to the full stack HCI solution. Within VMware Cloud Foundation 4.0.1, the following new enhancements are now available: NSX-T cluster-level upgrade support: Users can […]


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VMcom Backup For VMware vSphere or ESXi Free

VMcom Backup For VMware vSphere or ESXi Free

VMcom Backup is a new young product for VMware vSphere and ESXi Free version which is easy to install and use. VMcom Backup For VMware vSphere can be deployed via an OVF file and has a fast, HTML 5 web-based UI.


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Deep Dive on PowerCLI, NSX-T, Pester and VMware…

Deep Dive on PowerCLI, NSX-T, Pester and VMware…

This blog post will walk through how to use PowerCLI, Pester for VMware Cloud on AWS, NSX-T and vCenter. No prior knowledge of PowerCLI or PowerShell is required to read this blog. In recent weeks, I have had the opportunity to participate in the construction of the VMware Hands-On Labs as a […]


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Converge vCenter with External PSC to vCenter…

Converge vCenter with External PSC to vCenter…

Continuing the last post, now we will be converging vCenter Server with External PSC to vCenter server with Embedded PSC using vSphere Client. We can still use the scripted procedure which was available in vSphere 6.7 U1 but for the ease of demonstration I am using vSphere 6.7 U2 with vSphere […]


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How to patch Intel NUC 10 with latest ESXi 7.0…

How to patch Intel NUC 10 with latest ESXi 7.0 update?

How to patch Intel NUC 10 with latest ESXi 7.0…

vSphere 7.0b was just released last week and one of the important fixes was to resolve an issue where Nested ESXi VMs were crashing upon powering on an inner-guest VM. This looks to have also affect newer generations of CPUs including Intel’s 10th Gen Comet Lake which is also found in the latest 10th Gen […]


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