Category: VMware Administration and Backup

VMware Snapshot Best Practices

Learn how to create a snapshot in VMware vSphere in the web client and via PowerCLI, the technology’s working principle, and VMware snapshot best practices.

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How to Configure HA in VMware vSphere

An important reason for deploying a VMware cluster is high availability of services and systems. Read all about vSphere HA configuration for a cluster.

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VMware vSphere 7 Released: What’s New?

VMware vSphere is one of the best hardware virtualization platforms used around the world. Most users automatically associate virtualization with VMware. System administrators respect VMware for its g ...

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VMware Distributed Switch Configuration Best Practices

A virtual switch is the software analog of a physical switch intended to connect virtual network controllers of virtual machine to networks on the second layer of the OSI model. A vSwitch is a virtual ...

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Back Up and Restore VMware ESXi Host Configuration: A Step-By-Step Guide

Backup is one of the most important actions for continuous operation of any IT infrastructure. Running servers as virtual machines (VMs) on ESXi hosts in vSphere provides you greater advantages when b ...

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VMware vSphere Editions and Licensing: Which One Do You Need?

With a wide range of products to offer, VMware has become one of the dominant players in the market. VMware vSphere is considered one of the most advanced, yet easy-to-manage virtualization platforms ...

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How To Upgrade ESXi 6.5 to 6.7 Using VMware Update Manager

Learn all about using VMware Update Manager to install VMware patches on multiple hosts at once and how to upgrade to 6.7.

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How to Upgrade from VMware vSphere ESXi 6.7 to 7.0

In the case of a vSphere upgrade, you should perform VMware vCenter upgrade and VMware ESXi upgrade in the right order. Learn what you need to do get ESXi 7.0.

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VMware VXLAN Explained: Advantages and Implementation

Networking requirements continue to grow every year. Modern networks are expected to deliver high speed, low latency, and high scalability. Another common requirement is secure isolation of network se ...

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VMware vSphere Resources HotAdd/HotPlug Explained

What is CPU hotplug and hot add? This blog post explains VMware Hot Add, use cases, configuration, and limitations of VMware CPU and memory Hot Add.

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