How to : Delete previous vSAN partitions on the disk

I would like to start this blog post by wishing my readers a Happy New Year 2019! While configuring a vSAN cluster, you might run into an issue where you do not see any disks that are available to be part of the vSAN cluster. This happens if the disks already have a partition on them. In my case, the previous configuration had failed but the partition was written into the disks. How do you check if there is an

VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) 2.2 : What’s new

During Pat’s keynote yesterday, he mentioned how the industry is moving towards consuming the unified SDDC platform. Enterprises are looking for a platform that delivers cloud ready infrastructure which is easy to deploy, manage and secure. A fully integrated system that just works. VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) does just that. VCF is an unified SDDC platform that brings together vSphere, vSAN, and NSX into a natively integrated stack. It delivers, enterprise-ready cloud infrastructure for the private and public cloud. It

What’s new in vSphere 6.0

The most awaited VMware vSphere 6.0 is finally here.The public beta was announced sometime around July 2014 and thousands of interested folks tested and analyzed the products and their new features. VMware fixed a lot of bugs and also changed some features here and there to make it fit for the final release. Everyone had lot of expectations and asks from this new version. I feel the product teams have put enough effort to do what they do best and