Month: November 2017

New Release: VMware PowerCLI 6.5.4

New Release: VMware PowerCLI 6.5.4

This post was originally published on this site —It feels just like yesterday that we released PowerCLI 6.5.3. Shockingly, it was less than a month ago when we released the brand-new module to help manage and automate your NSX-T environments. Yet, we’re back with another brand-new module to manage VMware Cloud on AWS environments as well as a bunch of new and updated storage cmdlets too! PowerCLI 6.5.4 features the following: New module for VMware Cloud on AWS functionality 14 new cmdlets added to the Storage module Several cmdlets have Read more […]

New VMware Security Advisories VMSA-2017-0018 and VMSA-2017-0019

New VMware Security Advisories VMSA-2017-0018 and VMSA-2017-0019

This post was originally published on this site —— This is a critical security advisory from VMware (VMSA) — Today, we released VMSA-2017-0018 and VMSA-2017-0019. VMSA-2017-0018 – VMware Workstation, Fusion, and Horizon View Client updates resolve multiple security vulnerabilities This documents critical and moderate severity vulnerabilities affecting VMware Horizon View Client for Windows 4.x, Workstation 12.x and Fusion 8.x. Issue (a) is a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability (CVE-2017-4934) which affects VMware Workstation and Fusion and may allow a guest to execute code on the host. This issue Read more […]

Interview with Mahesh Kumar on vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager and vRealize Automation 7.3

Interview with Mahesh Kumar on vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager and vRealize Automation 7.3

This post was originally published on this site —Once again I was honored to visit VMware HQ and conduct a series of interviews with the VMware Cloud Management group as part of the ActualTechMedia Roadcast series. Previously, I posted the first group of videos, where I interviewed Taruna Gandhi about vRealize Operations Workload Balancing. In this second group of videos, I interview Mahesh Kumar, Sr Director of Product Marketing in the Cloud Management Business Unit. In the first video we get the scoop on the new and exciting updates Read more […]

Remote User Authentication and RBAC with NSX-T

Remote User Authentication and RBAC with NSX-T

This post was originally published on this site —Remote user authentication and role based access control (RBAC) is an important requirement when deploying new systems in an organization, particularly in the networking world. For that matter, systems typically leverage RADIUS or Active Directory (AD) servers, to name a few. NSX-T integrates with VMware Identity Manager (vIDM) to get the following benefits related to user authentication: Support for extensive AAA Systems, including AD-based LDAP, OpenLDAP RADIUS SmartCards / Common Access Cards RSA Read more […]

[Video] An Overview of VMware AirWatch Unified Endpoint Management

[Video] An Overview of VMware AirWatch Unified Endpoint Management

This post was originally published on this site —New technologies, from mobile, cloud to the Internet of Things (IoT), have taken the business world by storm. Employees desire choice of apps, devices and even the places they work. The result: IT relies on disparate tools and processes to deploy, manage and secure endpoints and apps. This fragmentation costs your company time and money. User experience suffers, and security takes a backseat. VMware Workspace ONE, built on industry-leading VMware AirWatch technology, eliminates endpoint management Read more […]

Interview with VMware’s Taruna Gandhi on vRealize Operations 6.6 with Automated Workload Balancing

Interview with VMware’s Taruna Gandhi on vRealize Operations 6.6 with Automated Workload Balancing

This post was originally published on this site —Once again I was honored to visit VMware HQ and conduct a series of interviews with the VMware Cloud Management group as part of the ActualTechMedia Roadcast series. In this first group of videos that I’ll post from the interviews, I was happy to talk again with Taruna Gandhi, Product Marketing Manager in the Cloud Management Business Unit. Taruna and I talked about the new features in vRealize Operations 6.6. In the video, she tells us that the new version of vRealize Operations Read more […]

Network Insight 3.6 Technical Overview

Network Insight 3.6 Technical Overview

This post was originally published on this site —  vRealize Network Insight 3.6 (vRNI) and Network Insight Service include a number of powerful new features designed to provide enhanced visibility for physical network switches.  Network Insight also allows you to leverage your physical switch NetFlow data for micro-segmentation planning.  Additionally we have added a flow analytics capability, a new AWS security group and firewall troubleshooting dashboard, Public REST APIs, additional device support, and support for NSX-T.   Collecting Read more […]

vRealize Network Insight 3.6: Industry leading visibility for networking and security across multiple clouds

vRealize Network Insight 3.6: Industry leading visibility for networking and security across multiple clouds

This post was originally published on this site —Download vRealize Network Insight 3.6 to manage and scale NSX deployments, plan security and troubleshoot networking across virtual, physical and multi-cloud environments. Announcing vRealize Network Insight 3.6 vRealize Network Insight 3.6 adds key capabilities that enhance network and security visibility in customers’ SDDC and AWS environments, and that enable customers to confidently deploy, manage and scale their VMware NSX deployments. Enhanced Visibility: Netflow from physical devices Read more […]

Digitally Transform the Enterprise With the VMware Workspace ONE SDK

Digitally Transform the Enterprise With the VMware Workspace ONE SDK

This post was originally published on this site —Enterprises and businesses around the globe, from healthcare and agriculture to automotive industries, strive to digitally transform to stay innovative and competitive in the market. In order to digitally transform, companies must enable the workforce to be more productive. To accomplish this, workers need access to any business application on any device from anywhere. With increasing levels of digitalization, it is no longer sufficient for companies to just buy a suite of business applications. Read more […]

VMware AirWatch 9.2 Feature Spotlight: Bootstrap Packages for macOS

VMware AirWatch 9.2 Feature Spotlight: Bootstrap Packages for macOS

This post was originally published on this site —DIVE, DIVE, DIVE! Much like Jack Ryan in the movie “The Hunt for Red October,” today’s post dives deep into the topic of bootstrap packages for macOS. First, we tackle some of the common questions and points of confusion related to this feature. Then, the video at the end of the post dives into the technical content. Bootstrap Packages for macOS Technical Deep Dive What’s covered in the video: Creating a custom bootstrap package using Read more […]