Veeam v8 Reference Poster – Free Download

Veeam v8 Reference Poster

There is a nice free poster for Veeam Backup and Replication v8, which you can download and which shows certain architectural points, like deployment methods but also requirements (where to install what) etc. The poster also shows different deployments methods and features details from Veeam v8. The free PDF poster is available at maintained by Andre […]

ESXi Free Version – 3 Ways to Clone a VM


When you have an ESXi standalone hypervisor running in a lab or test environment, it’s not possible (simple way) to clone a VM. If the host is managed by vCenter server, than it’s a simple right click > clone VM. But in situations where vCenter server is not available, what’s your options? The ESXi Free Version is […]

VMware App Volumes Deployment Guide – Get Your Copy

VMware App Volumes Deployment Guide

VMware App Volumes (previously Cloud Volumes) are generally available from VMware. The product has now been integrated and can be I had the chance to see the live demo during this year’s VMworld and also recorded a video from the presentation. It’s pretty impressive to see almost unlimited number of applications being delivered to a […]

VMware Log Insight 2.5 – vRealize Log Insight, upgrade and PAK management walkthrough

vRealize Log Insight 2.5 upgrade

VMware released Log Insight 2.5 product, which name is now vRealize Log Insight 2.5. In case you were running version 2.0 previously you can upgrade with a .PAK file and in this post I’ll show you the process and also how easy it is to update or install new content pak from within the UI. […]

vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 Download Available Including Migration Best Practices

vRealize Operations Manager 6.0

VMware has released vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 to the public yesterday. The product has evolved and presents streamlined UI compared to previous version. Upgrade path is available as “side-by-side” where you basically have to install the v 6.0 next to the 5.8 and then launch a migration wizard to transfer the data. But the migration […]

vSquare Backup for VMware and Hyper-V

vSquare Backup

New backup software provider – vSquare Backup, has recently came out of stealth. The company provides backup services for VMware vSphere or recently added Microsoft Hyper-V. They have a Free Plan as well along paid plans based on monthly subscription. vSquare Backup allows not only to backup VMs on those two hypervisors, but at the same time […]