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VMware Explore: My Session about VMware Cloud Disaster Recovery

Being a part of VMware Explore and presenting my session the past week was a fantastic experience. It was a milestone for me, mainly because it was my first time doing a session independently. I'm really excited to share some insights about my session in this blog post. I am grateful for the opportunity to [...]

By | 2023-11-11T23:43:05+01:00 November 11th, 2023|VCDR, VMware Posts|0 Comments

What is new in Hornetsecurity VM Backup v9

In this What is new in Hornetsecurity VM Backup v9 ( formerly Altaro VM Backup), we will show the new features and enhancements and how to upgrade from previous versions to the new version 9. What is new in this new version? Since my last review of this product, there was a name change. Since [...]

By | 2023-04-17T18:56:43+02:00 April 17th, 2023|Backups Posts, Hornetsecurity|0 Comments

What is VMware HCX, and how does it work

In this What is VMware HCX, and how does it work, I will provide some simple explanations about HCX, the type of migrations scenarios, and how HCX can help with workloads migrations. VMware HCX (formerly known as Hybrid Cloud Extension and NSX Hybrid Connect) is a massively scalable hypervisor-based supercomputing platform, delivered as an on-demand [...]

By | 2023-04-14T12:07:20+02:00 April 14th, 2023|HCX, VMware Posts|0 Comments

This World Backup Day, WIN with Hornetsecurity!

Did you know that throughout the years big data breaches and ransomware attacks have been increasing rapidly? With World Backup Day right around the corner, let’s take a moment to think about the data loss incidents – and remember how relieved we were to have a proper backup and security strategy in place! If you [...]

By | 2023-03-23T18:01:26+01:00 March 23rd, 2023|Backups Posts, Hornetsecurity|0 Comments

How to change DNS in VMware SDDC Manager with API

Today I need to change my DNS settings in my homelab, so I need to change the DNS in most of my implementations and on my VCF. In this How to change DNS in VMware SDDC Manager with API, I will explain how to do this quickly with API that will change the DNS in [...]

By | 2023-03-11T19:48:09+01:00 March 11th, 2023|VCF, VMware Posts|0 Comments

HCX – Network Uplink Portgroup doesn’t have sufficient free IPs

In this error, HCX - Network Uplink Portgroup doesn't have sufficient free IPs when trying to deploy the Service Mesh, which means there are not enough free IPs in the Network Profiles for the Uplink network. In this case, was for Uplink and also Management Network. How to fix this error? First, we must go [...]

By | 2023-03-08T02:46:12+01:00 March 8th, 2023|HCX, VMware Posts|0 Comments

HCX – Unable to Create Service Mesh – NSX-T Only Overlay Transport Zone are supported

When creating an HCX Service Mesh, we can get this error, HCX - Unable to Create Service Mesh - NSX-T Only Overlay Transport Zone are supported. This error means you are trying to use a vCenter vDS for your HCX Extended Network profile in the Compute Profile when using an NSX-T in your destination, which is [...]

By | 2023-03-08T02:45:32+01:00 March 8th, 2023|HCX, VMware Posts|0 Comments

HCX – IX appliance tunnel down – Service Mesh Service Pipeline status is down

In HCX Service Mesh, when we get the error HCX - IX appliance tunnel down - Service Mesh Service Pipeline status is down most of the time regarding the WAN appliance that is not working correctly. We see Service Mesh Appliances with errors and not running. And the IX-WAN appliance is without any service running. [...]

By | 2023-03-08T02:49:02+01:00 March 8th, 2023|HCX, VMware Posts|0 Comments

In 25 years of VMware what was the impact on your career

This year is the 25th VMw anniversary, and it has been a great ride since then. VMware changed the world in the Virtualization area, and in 25 years of VMware what was the impact on your career? VMware, a company founded in 1998, has grown into a leading global enterprise that has revolutionized virtual IT [...]

By | 2023-02-10T18:52:30+01:00 February 10th, 2023|VMware Posts|0 Comments

vCenter crash: duplicate key value violates unique constraint

The vCenter crash was initiated by a network storage switch failure that affected all the iSCSI LUNs in my home lab. The failure occurred as a result of changes I made to the switch's VLAN capacity, which necessitated a reboot. I approved the reboot request without thinking that I had my VMs running. The Switch [...]

By | 2023-02-06T03:47:13+01:00 February 6th, 2023|vCenter, VMware Posts, vSphere|0 Comments