Is my Server 64 Bit Compatible?

Is my Server 64 Bit Compatible?

While doing some recent beta testing (shhh), I realized that my lab is NOT 64 bit compatible.  :( I will have to do some searching ... Read More

First Look : BlueBear’s Kodiak Virtual Machine Manager

First Look : BlueBear’s Kodiak Virtual Machine Manager

I was recently sent a private Beta code for the new BlueBear Kodiak Manager.  Kodiak is an all in one Virtual Machine manager that currently ... Read More

Citrix XenDesktop XML and STA services on DDC.

Citrix XenDesktop XML and STA services on DDC.

This came through my inbox from my colleague David Paoleschi. Its worth mentioning that both the XML Service and the STA (http://ddc-fqdn/scripts/ctxsta.dll) are both hosted ... Read More

Be there VIRTUALLY with TOKBOX!

Be there VIRTUALLY with TOKBOX!

With many of us traveling to VMworld this week, I figured a quick write up on a great little video conferencing tool would be appropriate!  ... Read More

Network Beaconing for switch failure detection

Network Beaconing for switch failure detection

If you are like me, you probably have had most of your networking setups with the typical and reliable Link Status for failure detection.   ... Read More

First Look : vKernel SearchMyVM Appliance Beta 1.0

First Look : vKernel SearchMyVM Appliance Beta 1.0

You may have heard about the new search based appliance by vKernel for your VI3 environment, but have you seen it?  I had a chance ... Read More

OVF – Open Virtualization Format

OVF – Open Virtualization Format

So what is an OVF and why is it neat? You can read the official scribe here, but basically the neatest part about it is ... Read More