Month: December 2013

Release: VMware vCenter Server 5.5.0.b

Release: VMware vCenter Server 5.5.0.b

At December 22 VMware released vCenter Server 5.5.0.b as well as vCenter Server Appliance 5.5.0.b. This release (version b) does not contain new features or enhancements but contains resolved issues only. The release notes are here. Download here   Resolved issues Upgrade and Installation Upgrading the vSphere Web Client to vSphere 5.5 fails with an error Attempts to upgrade the vSphere Web Client to vSphere 5.5 fails when they are installed in a custom, non-default location. An error Read more […]

Paper: VMware NSX Network Virtualization Design Guide

Paper: VMware NSX Network Virtualization Design Guide

VMware has released a paper titled: “VMware NSX Network Virtualization Design Guide“. The paper which contains 32 pages is a design guide targeted towards virtualization and network architects interested in deploying VMware NSX. NSX network virtualization programmatically creates, snapshots, deletes, and restores software-based virtual networks. The paper contains the following sections: Overview Components of the VMware Network Virtualization Solution Data Plane Control Plane Management Read more […]

Release: VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.8

Release: VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.8

Announced at VMworld Barcelona back in October VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 has been released today. VMware vCOPS that converges the management of performance, capacity and configuration in vSphere environments, introduces in version 5.8 the following enhancements: Support for Microsoft Hyper-V servers, Amazon’s AWS and several business critical applications such Microsoft Exchange and SQL Servers via vCenter Operations Management Pack for vCenter Hyperic Integration with VMware Log Read more […]