Category: VMware Administration and Backup

All You Need to Know About VMware VMFS

This blog post explains VMware VMFS features, how these features work with other vSphere features, and the advantages of VMFS to store VM files and run VMs

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VMware vSphere HA and DRS Compared and Explained

What is VMware HA? What is vSphere DRS? This blog post covers clustering with VMware HA and DRS to explain the use cases for each clustering feature

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How to Restart Management Agents on a VMware ESXi Host

If you cannot connect to an ESXi host, restart virtual machines, or synchronize hosts with vCenter, you should try to restart VMware management agents on ESXi.

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A Guide to ESXi SNMP Configuration for ESXi Monitoring

Learn how to configure ESXi monitoring to detect and resolve issues quickly. An affordable method to monitor ESXi hosts is built-in functionality and SNMP.

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VMware vSphere 7.0 Update 3: An Overview of the New Features

What’s new in vSphere 7U3? The new version of vSphere 7 was released on October 5, 2021, and provides useful performance and compatibility features

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vSphere 7.0 Update 2 – Key Improvements and New Features

This blog post explains improvements, new features, and other interesting changes included in VMware vSphere 7.0 Update 2 (vSphere 7 U2).

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Locating VMware VMs by IP or MAC Address

The MAC address of a VM can be used for network diagnostics and other purposes. Read how to find the IP and MAC addresses of a VM and how to identify a VM name by using an IP or MAC address.

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VXLAN VMware Basics

This blog post covers VXLAN, explains the advantages of using this technology, VXLAN VMware implementation, and VXLAN configuration principle.

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How to Create and Set Up VMware vSphere Host Profiles: Complete Walkthrough

VMware provides an ability to make life easier and automate mass configuration of ESXi hosts in VMware vSphere with VMware vSphere Host Profiles.

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Fix VMware Error: Virtual Machine Disks Consolidation Needed

This blog post explains why VMware virtual machine disks consolidation is needed and how this error can be fixed.

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