Tag: Linux

A new Putty! Free from Solar Winds ; Solar-Putty!

A new Putty! Free from Solar Winds ; Solar-Putty!

Putty is awesome!  It is a main staple for most IT professionals and Home Automation hobbyists alike.  Need a secure way to SSH into a ... Read More

No room to upgrade from ESX3 to ESX4 vSphere. Time to Repartition!

No room to upgrade from ESX3 to ESX4 vSphere. Time to Repartition!

I was recently upgrading an ESX host from ESX3.5 to vSphere when I ran into an interesting issue.  The server was built with 36GB local ... Read More

Quick Tips for Troubleshooting vDR (VMware Data Recovery)

After working a couple of weeks with vDR, John Simon sent me over some of his favorite quick commands for troubleshooting and working with the ... Read More

Great VMware troubleshooting tip

Great VMware troubleshooting tip

Recently, I had the opportunity to call VMware technical support and received a fantastic tip to aid in troubleshooting networking issues. Backdrop: After installing 4 ... 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