Category: VMware Administration and Backup

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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How to Use USB Devices with a VMware vSphere Virtual Machine

VMware allows you to connect USB devices to virtual machines by using the USB passthrough feature (passing the device through).

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All You Should Know About IT Infrastructure Monitoring

Learn about automated IT infrastructure monitoring that can help administrators identify the type and source of performance issues promptly

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An Introduction to VMware vCloud Director

VMware vCloud Director (VMware vCD) is a platform with multi-tenant support for managing SDDCs and provide IaaS to customers.

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VMware vCenter Server Licensing Options

This blog post covers VMware vCenter licensing to clarify vCenter Server licensing options and understand the differences.

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Licensing ESXi 6.x/7.0.x and vCenter Server 6.x/7.0.x

This blog post covers the principles of VMware ESXi licensing and explains how to install VMware licenses

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Increasing the Size of a Disk Partition: A How-to Guide

You can extend the size of an existing virtual disk. However, you must adjust disk partition size manually after that.

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A Full Overview of VMware Virtual Machine Performance Problems

Read about the most common issues that cause low VM performance, and find recommendations on how to fix them and improve VM performance.

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Setting the Number of Cores per CPU in a Virtual Machine: A How-to Guide

How many cores per CPU should you select for optimal performance? Which configuration is better: setting more CPU cores per socket or setting more processors?

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