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VMware Introduces vSphere with Operations Management and vSphere Data Protection Advanced

VMware Introduces vSphere with Operations Management and vSphere Data Protection Advanced

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today introduced two new offerings to help customers further leverage their investments in VMware vSphere – VMware vSphere with Operations Management and VMware vSphere Data Protection Advanced. “Increasingly, customers have standardized on VMware vSphere® as the core of their data centers,” said Mike […]

F5 Solutions Combine with VXLAN to Support Software Defined Networking

F5 Solutions Combine with VXLAN to Support Software Defined Networking

VMworld Europe 2012 BARCELONA, Spain: F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV), the global leader in Application Delivery Networking (ADN), today at VMworld® 2012 Europe announced support for VXLAN functionality, enabling organizations to seamlessly support software defined networking (SDN) initiatives by combining VMware and F5 solutions. F5® BIG-IP® products can natively take advantage of the benefits of […]

How to upgrade VMware VDS using vSphere Web Client 5.1

How to upgrade VMware VDS using vSphere Web Client 5.1

This how-to will go through steps on upgrading virtual Distributed Switch in VMware vSphere 5.1. I wanted to test and enable some of the new features in the new Vmware vSphere 5.1, particularly those related to VDS, such as LACP and Health check so decided to perform an upgrade on vDS in my home virtualization […]

Free Training: VMware vSphere 5.1: What’s New Course

Free Training: VMware vSphere 5.1: What’s New Course

This training course explores new features in VMware vCenter Server™ 5.1 and VMware ESXi™ 5.1. Objectives: By the end of the course, you should gain an understanding and should be able to implement the following new functions and features of VMware vSphere® 5.1: Compute and Storage Support for hardware version 9, the latest CPU performance […]

VMware vSphere 5.1 Upgrade Guide

VMware vSphere 5.1 Upgrade Guide

VMware vSphere 5.1 is now available for download. This vSphere Upgrade guide describes how to upgrade VMware vSphere™ to version 5.1. To learn how to simplify and automate your datacenter upgrade, see the vSphere Update Manager Installation and Administration Guide. If you want to move to vSphere 5.1 by performing fresh installations that do not […]

VMware vSphere 5.1 vMotion Architecture, Performance and Best Practices

VMware vSphere 5.1 vMotion Architecture, Performance and Best Practices

A series of tests were conducted at VMware Performance labs to investigate and compare the performance implications of vSphere 5.1 vMotion over the proven vMotion and Storage vMotion technologies in various scenarios including the migration of a database server and an in-memory application. In addition, live migration tests were performed over metro area network scenarios. […]

Cisco, VMware Expand Partnership to Deliver Next Generation Cloud Infrastructures

Cisco, VMware Expand Partnership to Deliver Next Generation Cloud Infrastructures

Today Cisco and VMware announced they plan to expand their strategic partnership to include integrated products and solutions aimed at delivering the software defined datacenter. This partnership expansion will be highlighted by an investment in dedicated engineering teams collaborating on deeper integrations across the VMware cloud infrastructure and management stacks and Cisco’s Data Center Networking […]

EMC Avamar Powers New VMware vSphere Data Protection Solution

EMC Avamar Powers New VMware vSphere Data Protection Solution

VMworld 2012 – Solution Highlights VMware vSphere® Data Protection™, powered by EMC® Avamar® software, is an all-new backup and recovery solution to be included with VMware vSphere 5.1. VMware vSphere Data Protection is tightly integrated with vSphere, simple to set up and can be managed directly from the new vSphere Web Client. VMware vSphere Data […]