Tag: VMware

VMware User Environment Manager (aka Dynamic Environment Manager)

VMware User Environment Manager (aka Dynamic Environment Manager)

The end of year is coming up and I’m cleaning out all of my Evernote archives and getting all of my posts up and out ... Read More

Upgrading VMware Site Recovery Manager 6.1 to 8.1

Upgrading VMware Site Recovery Manager 6.1 to 8.1

Recently at a client, we preformed an upgrade of VMware’s Site Recovery Manager (SRM) version 6.1 to SRM 8.1.  The process was pretty uneventful and ... Read More

vCenter 6.7 Upgrade failing during pre-checks on Stage 2.  [Internal Error]

vCenter 6.7 Upgrade failing during pre-checks on Stage 2. [Internal Error]

While doing a standard vCenter appliance upgrade from 6.0GA to 6.7U3, I ran into some weird issues.  The deployment of the new appliance in Stage ... Read More

How to upgrade Cisco VIC drivers via VMware Update Manager

How to upgrade Cisco VIC drivers via VMware Update Manager

After upgrading the UCS firmware and installing ESXi on the C220 M5s, I wanted to upgrade the native VIC drivers using offline bundles provided by ... Read More

vSphere Ports and Protocols. All of them.

vSphere Ports and Protocols. All of them.

A few posts back, we let you know about a pretty cool TechZone article that gave you every VMware Horizon port you could ever need ... Read More

Every VMware Horizon Application Firewall Network Port you will ever need! (for v7.x at least)

Every VMware Horizon Application Firewall Network Port you will ever need! (for v7.x at least)

Here is a great little Friday post.  Short and simple and offering great value going into the weekend! ;-) I ran across a great webpost ... Read More

I am not going to VMworld this year.

I am not going to VMworld this year.

VMworld will be taking place this Monday (August 26th) and be hosted the entire week in San Francisco, California.  This will be the 15th time ... Read More

Upgrading VMware App Volumes to 2.17

Upgrading VMware App Volumes to 2.17

Just recently upgraded VMware App Volumes 2.15 to 2.17.  Very straight forward upgrade with almost no changes visible with the exception of these two things… ... Read More

VMware App Volumes and FSLogix container conflicts resolved.

VMware App Volumes and FSLogix container conflicts resolved.

I have a client where we have implemented a full VMware Horizon VDI solution.  This solution consists of VMware Horizon, User Environment Manager and App ... Read More

A Brief History of User Profiles …and an Idea for Microsoft!

A Brief History of User Profiles …and an Idea for Microsoft!

Here is a great piece written by Jacques Bensimon.  Before getting into it, let me stress that this is not a survey of all available ... Read More