Month: May 2017

[Video] Western Carolina University Extends Digital Workspace Solutions Campus-Wide

[Video] Western Carolina University Extends Digital Workspace Solutions Campus-Wide

This post was originally published on this site —Nestled in the mountain town of Cullowhee, Western Carolina University (WCU) is the westernmost school in the University of North Carolina system. From the residence hall to the science lab, the school is extending digital workspace solutions to all corners of the campus and beyond. WCU was the first campus in the University of North Carolina system to require its students to bring a computer to school. Now its 10,800 students show up with a variety of devices, from desktop and laptop computers to Read more […]

Why Customizing vROPs Is Important for Your Container Strategy

Why Customizing vROPs Is Important for Your Container Strategy

This post was originally published on this site —Two key takeaways from last month’s DockerCon: containers have gone mainstream and system administrators are paying close attention. Long a haven for developers, this year’s DockerCon in Austin hosted more system administrators than I’d ever seen, and they all seemed to be asking one question: We get it that containers are here to stay; how do we operationalize them?   Fortunately, VMware has an easy answer: pretty much the same way you have put any other application into Read more […]

Using FlexPod? How to Monitor Oracle Database Performance

Using FlexPod? How to Monitor Oracle Database Performance

This post was originally published on this site —By: Brian Williams   In the third part of our three-post series about Blue Medora’s FlexPod Bundle, I’ll be providing insight into how you can drive better performance across your Oracle Database environment. In case you missed it, check out our other blog posts in this series: Using FlexPod? How to Drive Better Cisco UCS How to Drive Better NetApp Performance with FlexPod   What is FlexPod? FlexPod, which includes Cisco UCS, Cisco Networking and NetApp Storage, was developed Read more […]

vRealize Network Insight 3.4: A Breakthrough In Multi-Cloud Networking and Security

vRealize Network Insight 3.4: A Breakthrough In Multi-Cloud Networking and Security

This post was originally published on this site —Download vRealize Network Insight 3.4 to plan micro-segmentation, troubleshoot across virtual and physical infrastructure and manage and scale NSX deployments.   The Challenges Facing Software-Defined Data Center Security An increasing number of IT professionals are turning to VMware NSX to secure the software-defined data centers (SDDC) using micro-segmentation. However, planning and implementing micro-segmentation requires comprehensive understanding of the traffic flows within the SDDC. As Read more […]

Updated release for download: VMware vRealize Automation 7.3

Updated release for download: VMware vRealize Automation 7.3

Today, VMware has send out an information to all vRA customers about an updated and bugfixed release of vRealize Automation 7.3: Dear Customer You are receiving this email because our records indicate that you have downloaded the vRealize Automation 7.3 release. Due to some issues with the upgrade process discovered after the release of this version, we have made a new vRealize Automation 7.3 package available for download from My VMware. Please take the appropriate step below to ensure Read more […]

Announcing VMware Horizon Cloud with Hosted Infrastructure: Networking Overview

Announcing VMware Horizon Cloud with Hosted Infrastructure: Networking Overview

This post was originally published on this site —I am excited to announce a new white paper: VMware Horizon Cloud with Hosted Infrastructure: Networking Overview. This white paper extends the recently posted VMware Horizon Cloud Service with Hosted Infrastructure: Deployment Considerations paper, and delves deeper into the networking details that can help you avoid problems during deployment of VMware Horizon Cloud with Hosted Infrastructure, a service that provides virtual desktops by subscription from the cloud. The Networking Overview white Read more […]

Switching from ACC to VMware IDM Connector made easy!

Switching from ACC to VMware IDM Connector made easy!

This post was originally published on this site —If you have been integrating VMware IDM with Active Directory using AirWatch Cloud Connector (ACC), and need to switch to IDM connector to take advantage of various features such as MFA integration, Horizon & Citrix desktops/apps integration and others, then we have made it easier to switch without having to reconfigure application entitlements. If you have been holding off from deploying the IDM connector because you don’t have vSphere license to deploy the virtual appliance, then Read more […]

Introducing VMware Enterprise Systems Connector

Introducing VMware Enterprise Systems Connector

This post was originally published on this site —You asked for it, and we delivered. Happy to announce availability of VMware Enterprise Systems Connector (VESC), a unified installer to install both VMware IDM connector and AirWatch Cloud Connector (ACC) on the Windows platform starting with AirWatch 9.1 release. You can download the VESC installer from the AirWatch console. Here’s detailed description on VMware Enterprise Systems Connector by Andrew Hornsby, Product Manager responsible for this component. Overview In Read more […]

5 Key vRO Workflows for Your F5 BIG-IP Environment

5 Key vRO Workflows for Your F5 BIG-IP Environment

This post was originally published on this site —By: Lora Johnson   As the complexity of IT infrastructures continues to grow, so does the need for automation to simplify tasks that serve as a time suck for IT operations personnel. With vRealize Orchestrator (vRO), you can automate tasks from the simple — like creating a new user in Active Directory — to the most complex, such as executing the procedure for powering off an entire data center. Figure 1: Using a workflow to license F5 BIG-IP can save your team a significant Read more […]