It’s always great to welcome back our long term sponsors. The latest returning sponsor is Infinio who are supporting the #vBrownBag TechTalks at VMworld USA this year. Infinio have a downloadable storage acceleration product that can breathe new life into a tired array. With a 30 day trial and no downtime to deploy it’s easy to give a try.
Peter Shepherd from VMware stops by to discuss improvements in the vSphere 6 Web Client on the What’s new in vSphere 6 #vBrownBag series.
vSphere 6 Web Client Video
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Dan Barr covers Monitoring for section 7 of the VMware Certified Professional 6 Foundation Exam.
VCP6 Foundation Section 7 Video
Objective 7.1 - Describe tasks, charts and events - List important metrics like esxtop counters for CPU, memory, disk, network, counters in web client monitoring, indentify common issues - Review monitor/logging options, syslog, snmp, log insight - Review authentication options for EXI such as AD - Demo includes navigating esxtop, identify key metrics, stopping starting of services - Demo includes configure Objective 7.2 - Review alarm options - Demo includes create/configure alarms Objective 7.3 - Review vCOps/vROps – how it works, badges, architecture - Discuss metrics - Demo includes deploy vROps, review and change metrics
Mike Wilson is back to discuss troubleshooting in vSphere 6. VCP6 Troubleshooting Video Objective 6.1 – General troubleshooting steps, log locations – Demo includes ESXi health monitor, export information Objective 6.2 – Review common storage, network, VM issues including resource contention, identifying when virtual machines do not have access to enough resources – Demo includes […]
It is a pleasure to welcome Unitrends as a sponsor of the TechTalks at VMworld USA this year. This is the first time that we’ve had Unitrends as a sponsor, however you may know that they acquired PHD Virtual a few years ago and that PHD Virtual had supported the TechTalks in the past. Unitrends […]
The vBrownBag team love to be involved in unusual and innovative things. One new thing we really like is John Troyer’s upcoming conference The Reckoning. This promises to be the antidote to massive anonymous conferences like VMworld. The Reckoning will be a fairly small gathering, a couple of hundred technologists who like to communicate about technology. Naturally when […]
In case you missed it, signups are open for TechTalks at VMworld 2015. These are 10 minute presentations by community members for the benefit of other communiuty members. Sign up using these links: VMworld US TechTalk signup to present in San Francisco VMworld EMEA TechTalk signup to present in Barcelona I am delighted to announce Cisco as […]
Geoff Wilmington covers objective 5.6 as we continue with the #vBrownBag VCP6 Foundation Series. Section 5, Objective 5.6 Video Objective 5.6 – Describe patching requirements for ESXi hosts and VM hardware/tools – Describe host profiles, use cases – Demo includes create/export host profile, attach host profile, verify compliance – Demo includes configure VUM, patch repository, […]
Geoff Wilmington covers objective 5.5 as we continue with the #vBrownBag VCP6 Foundation Series. Section 5, Objective 5.5 Video Objective 5.5 – Describe backup and recovery options – Snapshot requirements and best practices, how snapshots work, when not to use snapshots – How VDP works, requirements, sizing – How vSphere replication works, requirements, sizing – […]
Sandeep Dinesh covers the use cases for NoSQL databases before diving into the features of Google Cloud Datastore and wraps up with a live Python and Datastore demo. Google Cloud Datastore Video You can find Sandeep on Twitter @sandeepdinseh and examples like the one used tonight on https://github.com/thesandlord/samples/tree/master/google-cloud-datastore/interactive-demo Originally published at http://ProfessionalVMware.com – Sign up for the […]