• June 9, 2008 - Sven Huisman

    Tools for VMware ESX and Virtual Center

    DABCC spotted 3 free utilities for your VMware virtual Infrastructure. The tools are from Mightycare Solutions GmbH and are released a while ago, but I thought they were worth mentioning: Snapshots Version 1.5: a small script you are able to check your virtual machines on a ESX server if there are in snapshot mode.  MCS VMStatus: […]

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  • June 8, 2008 - Sven Huisman

    Top 10 VMware troubleshooting

    Eric Siebert, guru moderator on the VMware community, collected 10 articles about VMware troubleshooting. The articles come from VMworld 2006 and 2007 and could come in handy when you … well, the title is pretty self-explanatory. 🙂

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  • June 6, 2008 - Sven Huisman

    VMware’s next step: cloud computing

    It seems that VMware‘s CEO Diane Greene presented a five stage vision about the evolution of the virtual datacenter. The five stages (separate, consolidate, aggregate, automate, liberate) shows that the last step will be about cloud computing. I’m wondering if this is only a vision or does VMware already have a solution soon to be announced (VMword […]

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  • The Channel Insider has a nice article with several VARs in the US and their opinion on which side to choose, VMware, Citrix, Microsoft or even Virtual Iron. It seems that VMware is still the organization to beat but Citix and Microsoft are both strong competitors with a very long breath.

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  • Warren Ponder from VMware and Doug Brown, founder of DABCC, have written a VMware VDM 2.1 reviewer’s guide. This guide will help you evaluate the latest release of the Virtual Desktop Manager from VMware. You can download it here.  

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