vendredi 25 septembre 2015

Network Port Diagram - vSphere 6.x


VMware has just release a very usefull free tool for all admin and architect. It is the Network Port Diagram - vSphere 6.x. You can download it here at



mardi 8 septembre 2015

VMworld 2015 : cloud academy part 1 and two

If you did like the general session cloud academy movies here is the link.

cloud academy part one

Cloud academy part 2

VMworld 2015: Ready for any

VMworld 2015 was this year in San Francisco, from the 30 of august to 3rd of september.

This year VMware is going more in the cloud than ever and VMware decide to do more in the cloud with many of new project. Some of them where annonced before VMworld like Project Photon, other have been annonced during VMworld 2015. First VMware has improved is catalogue with new cloud services:
  • VMware Vcloud air Disaster Recovery Services
  •  Vcloud air Mobile Backend as a service
  • Vcloud air Object Storage
  • Vcloud air SQL
  • Vcloud air Hydrid Networking services (tech preview Skycraper)
With all this new product VMware annonce his strategy, one cloud for all client. This cloud will be Hybrid and will contain multiple cloud sources.

VMware has also annonced new version of products like
  • EVO SDDC Manager (SDDC in two hours)
  • vRealize Suite
  • NSX 6.2
  • Virtual SAN 6.1
  • vSphere 6
  • Horizon View 6.2

Now VMware is back on the race with container support with vSphere Integrated Container, project photon and some API to connect to open worlds and also cloud Vmotion (tech preview)

VMware has also point out network improvement like Intelligent Routin, Strong encryption, WAN acceleration, VXLAN Extension, and Direct Connet. This will make easy to intercinnect hybrid clouds.


mercredi 26 août 2015

New VMware solution for Mac and PC with fusion 8 and 8 pro, Workstation 12 player or pro

VMware have release a new version of is local virtualisation product Fusion for mac and workstation for PC.

The new Workstation 12 Player now support:
  • Windows 10
    • as a virtual machine
    • as a host operating system
  • new operating systems support:
    • Ubuntu 15.04
    • Fedora 22
    • CentOS 7.1
    • RHEL 7.1
    • Oracle Linux 7.1
    • VMware Project Photon
  • Advanced graphics
    • DirectX 10
    • OpenGL 3.3
  • Performance improvements for suspending and resuming encrypted virtual machines
  • Support for 4K monitors with high resolution UI
  • Support for multiple monitors with different DPI settings
  • Echo cancellation for voice and video calls with Microsoft Lync and Skype
  • Add USB 3.0 support to Windows 7 VM 
  • Improved installer
  • Respect left-handed mouse setting on Windows host
The following features have been removed:
  • Unity mode on Linux guest and host  

Fusion 8 suite  add  DirectX 10 and OpenGL 3.3 support for up to 65% faster graphics, also  USB 3.0 and multiple monitors with different DPIs. The VM platform also delivers full 64-bit support with up to 16 vCPUs, 64GB RAM and an 8TB hard drive for a single virtual machine.  I will not run this one your macbook.... lol

Fusion 8 Pro has additional advanced features and improvements, including the ability to connect to VMware vCloud Air, improved integration with VMware vSphere and support for several new Linux distributions and other operating systems like Windows 10. OS added are similar to workstation 12   

dimanche 23 août 2015

Vmworld mobile app

The Vmworld mobile app IS now available at Vmworld web site. Download It and get access to your session, schedule, games, survey, and qr code reader, directly on your mobile

jeudi 13 août 2015

ESXtop6 commands

Running-system web site is doing well, here is a poster for all ESXtop6 command line, follow the link to their web site.

VMworld is near


Looking for activities at VMworld 2015

the following web site is giving a providing a page with all external VMworld activities. Please enjoy.


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