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Why vCenter Server Appliance(vCSA) 6.0 is Uber Awesome

vCenter Server Appliance (vCSA) has always gotten stronger and more awesome with every release of vSphere. This improvement eliminates the need to deploy/install a windows based vCenter Server unless there is a specific need to do so. Now with the announcement of

The vmx-10 Paradox

    Since the introduction of vmx-10 there has been a lot of debate on whether to use it or not. The  main shortcoming is that one cannot edit the settings of a Virtual Machine that is running on VM hardware

How to manually delete a Plugin/Extension from vCenter

In this blog post we will see how to manually delete a Plugin/Extension from vCenter. Many a times we will run into issue where there are more than one Orchestrator or vCOPS registered with our vCenter but we are not able

How To Install and Configure vCenter Support Assistant -Part 2

In my previous post  How To Install and Configure vCenter Support Assistant -Part 1 we saw how to deploy the vCenter support Assistant Appliance. In this second part we will see how to configure the support assistant to get integrated with vCenter

How To Install and Configure vCenter Support Assistant -Part 1

VMware vCenter Support Assistant is a free vSphere Web Client plug-in. It provides you with proactive support, by collecting support bundles on а regular basis, analyzing your environment and sending you alerts and recommended fixes for potentially emerging problems. vCenter Support

Integrating Cisco UCS Manager with VMware vCenter

Have Cisco UCS Servers? Use Different management tools(UCS manager for cisco and vCenter for VMware) to manage the blades and your virtual environment? What if i say you can manage all your virtual and physical servers in a single management pane?