Tag: Networking

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

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

VMware Distributed switches or stick with Standard switches?

VMware Distributed switches or stick with Standard switches?

Distributed switches have been around for a couple of years now.  I run into them at about half the clients I work with.  For context, ... Read More

Setting up Port Forwarding on the Sagemcom F@ST 5260 Cable Modem

Setting up Port Forwarding on the Sagemcom [email protected] 5260 Cable Modem

I have searched the internet High and Low and was unable to find some simple port forwarding instructions for my Spectrum provided Sagemcom [email protected] 5260 ... Read More

Stick to the Basics–vMotion fails at 21%

Stick to the Basics–vMotion fails at 21%

I was working with a client recently and after doing a memory upgrade and vSphere upgrade from 5.x to 6.0, my vMotion activity began to ... Read More

Invalid Backing on a Virtual Machine’s Network adapter.

Invalid Backing on a Virtual Machine’s Network adapter.

Have you ever noticed Invalid backing on your Network Adapter in the Virtual Machine Property screen?  Of course not!  You are an administrator!  …But if ... Read More

Cool Utility: NetRouteView

Cool Utility: NetRouteView

While doing a little inbox cleaning (still working on getting to inbox Zer0), I found this note from Aaron Silber.  I’ve been meaning to post ... Read More

Teaming Broadcom NICs in Hyper-V

Teaming Broadcom NICs in Hyper-V

In a past post, I have written about Hyper-V networking and how to configure.  Since Hyper-V’s architecture allows individual vendors to leverage their own software ... Read More

Adding ESX host to vCenter : QueryConnectionInfo Failed

Adding ESX host to vCenter : QueryConnectionInfo Failed

While at a client, I received a really weird error while trying to add a brand new ESXi server to VirtualCenter.  I was working on ... Read More