Take a trip in the WayBack machine!

Take a trip in the WayBack machine!

For me, New Years is a chance to look forward to the new year ahead (Goals, To-Do lists, Resolutions) and reflect a little on the ... Read More

XD 4.0 Support for U / L / T / X shaped monitor configurations

XD 4.0 Support for U / L / T / X shaped monitor configurations

Nice note from David Paoleschi regarding the new monitor enhancements in XenDesktop4.  This should make those clients with multiple 30’’ monitors happy! :)  Enhanced multi-monitor ... Read More

Drobo iSCSI SAN Discount courtesy of Tech Field Day

Drobo iSCSI SAN Discount courtesy of Tech Field Day

If you remember my trip to Tech Field Day, Data Robotics was one of the companies we went to see.  Data Robotics is the creator ... Read More

Scratching the Surface with VMware Data Recovery (vDR)

Scratching the Surface with VMware Data Recovery (vDR)

Finally got a chance to play with the vDR appliance a little more in depth at my last engagement.  I have to say that I ... Read More

Do you have any Unmanaged VMware tools?

Do you have any Unmanaged VMware tools?

I’m used to seeing OK, Not Running and even {GASP} Out of Date but after upgrading to vSphere and trying out the vDR appliance, I ... Read More

VCB and PowerPath compatibility Matrix

VCB and PowerPath compatibility Matrix

Recently a customer asked if VMware Consolidated Backup worked with PowerPath.  After Googling around a bit, I came across this VMware KB article.http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1007479It has a ... Read More

Are you using Google Wave?

Are you using Google Wave?

So I have been using Google Wave for about a month now and it’s not half bad.  One initial gripe I did have with it ... Read More

Citrix XenApp v6 – Windows 2008 R2

Citrix XenApp v6 – Windows 2008 R2

  The Tech Preview for Windows 2008 R2 is now available for download. Looks like this version is going to be called v6. Get it ... Read More

vCenter Hardware Status Error – You do not have permission for this command. ; Broken Search

vCenter Hardware Status Error – You do not have permission for this command. ; Broken Search

Ran into a Web Services error this week at a client that seems to be caused by the update to vCenter 4.  After resolving the ... Read More

ESX 4.0 Agent Upgrade Check Overview

ESX 4.0 Agent Upgrade Check Overview

Due to a bug in the upgrade process for ESX4, (https://www.vcloudinfo.com/2009/11/alert-esx-40-to-40-update-1-can-cause.html), it is a good practice to verify if you have any 3rd party agents ... Read More