Articles By: Haroon Mohammad

Fix Vmware ESXi vMotion Fails at 14% and error ESX hosts were not able to connect over the vMotion Network

Fix Vmware ESXi vMotion Fails at 14% and error ESX hosts were not able to connect over the vMotion Network

We recently deployed 5-6 new hosts in one of our production Vmware ESXi clusters in order to migrate VMs off older hosts and upgrade them. If you are attempting a vMotion migration between two ESX/ESXi hosts, and the vMotion task reaches 14%, then times out with this error message: The vMotion migrations failed because the […]

How to setup Multi Site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Cluster with Two FCIs Across Datacenters?

How to setup Multi Site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Cluster with Two FCIs Across Datacenters?

In this how-to tutorial, we will look at implementing multi-node, multi-site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Windows Server Failover Cluster (WSFC) with two Failover Cluster Instance (FCI) across two geographically dispersed datacenters for High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR). I am currently working on a project where we’re going to upgrade from previous version of SQL […]

LoadSpring Opens Canadian Data Center

LoadSpring Opens Canadian Data Center

LoadSpring Solutions Inc., the leading cloud-computing solutions provider for the Project Management market, announces the launch of its fourth contracted world-class, Tier 4, data center in Toronto, Canada through SunGard, a leader in data center management. The addition of the Canadian data center will increase user performance and provide a broader array of disaster recovery […]

Ajubeo Selects Desktone to Power New Desktops as a Service (DaaS) Offering

Ajubeo Selects Desktone to Power New Desktops as a Service (DaaS) Offering

Desktone, Inc., the pioneer of Desktops as a Service (DaaS), today announced that Ajubeo, a national provider of high-performance virtual datacenters and cloud infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), has chosen the Desktone Platform as the management layer for its new Business and Enterprise Virtual Desktops. Part of a three-tier offering that includes Graphics Desktops for drafting and design […]

ExtraHop, Arista Partner to Deliver Persistent Real-Time Visibility for Software-Defined Datacenters

ExtraHop, Arista Partner to Deliver Persistent Real-Time Visibility for Software-Defined Datacenters

VMworld 2013 US ExtraHop, leading provider of real-time IT operational intelligence driven by wire data, today announced a strategic technology partnership with Arista Networks and the launch of an integrated solution, the ExtraHop-Arista Persistent Monitoring Architecture. This joint solution is built to accelerate the adoption of software-defined datacenter networking by delivering real-time, cross-tier, and cross-team […]

VMware Vcenter Sysprep Error: Customization of the guest operating system ‘windows7Server64Guest’ is not supported

VMware Vcenter Sysprep Error: Customization of the guest operating system ‘windows7Server64Guest’ is not supported

I ran into an issue in VMware vcenter in my lab where sysprep would not start on virtual machines (VMs) deployed from a windows server 2008 R2 template. The template along with the sysprep file were created before the lab was upgraded to 5.1. I created new sysprep config, changed VM settings and pulled my […]

Embrane Delivers Application-Centric Networking Solutions with New Release of its Software-Defined Network Services Platform

Embrane Delivers Application-Centric Networking Solutions with New Release of its Software-Defined Network Services Platform

Embrane®, the leader in software-defined network (SDN) services, today announced a new release of its flagship network services platform, heleos®, with new features enabling application-centric networking. The latest version of heleos includes unique technologies that allow customers to create Virtual Topologies (vTopologies) dedicated to specific enterprise applications. Additional functionality includes the ability to interconnect hybrid […]

Quarri Delivers Protect On Q as a Virtual Appliance

Quarri Delivers Protect On Q as a Virtual Appliance

Quarri™ Technologies, a leading web information security software company that empowers organizations to keep their sensitive data secure, today announced the release of Quarri Protect On Q (POQ) 3.2, a virtual appliance version of its flagship web browser security solution. Protect On Q 3.2 also delivers high availability, enabling enterprises to deploy a hot-failover POQ […]