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VMware is virtual machine software that provides a virtualized set of hardware (a video adapter, a network adapter, and hard disk adapters) to the guest operating system. VMware virtual machines become highly portable between computers, because every host looks nearly identical to the guest. In practice, a system administrator can pause operations on a virtual machine guest, move or copy that guest to another physical computer, and there resume execution exactly at the point of suspension. VMware's enterprise software hypervisors for servers, VMware ESX and VMware ESXi are bare-metal embedded Hypervisors that run directly on server hardware without requiring an additional underlying operating system.

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We have 6 esxi servers in a cluster with vDS. We are using two port groupa in one vDs and they are for mgmt and VMware . It uses two 10GB for up link.  We use a third party …

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Building an interactive eFuture classroom
Building an interactive eFuture classroom

Watch and learn how ATEN provided a total control system solution including seamless switching matrix switch, HDBaseT extenders, PDU, lighting control to build an interactive eFuture classroom.

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I am reading my company' s VMWare's guide, it seems by some reason their procedure is shut down all VM except one, the last one,
for the last one, they'd like logon to that VM, and then select…

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I have an ESXi v5.5 server (Dell r710) that has a physical NIC plugged into a HP ProCurve 2910g switch.  The switch port it's plugged into is untagged for our WAN VLAN.  The datacenter's WAN network …

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I have a drive that exceeds 3TBs and need to add more space.  I typically power down the VM, add space to the vDisk via vSphere, and then booth to GParted, however, I'd prefer to do it via the CLI.  …

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I am buying  vmware enterprise plus. So I plan to install dVS instead of VSS.
My servers have 6x10GBe ports. I plan to assign the physical port as below.
2x10GB for virtual machines
2x10GB fro …

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We have an older DEll ESXi Host running VMware 6.0 update 2.

Everything is working correctly and I can logon to idrac; but, I have been asked to download/install the latest firmware for this …

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I have a server 2012 r2. I created a snapshot of the server before I did updates. Updates worked fine and then I deleted the snapshot under snapshot manager. It was taking a long time to remove …

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Hi All,

Can anyone here please explain as to why there is disk space discrepancy in between the HPE Lefthand P4530 and the VMFS data store in VCenter server?

See the below screenshot:

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In vCenter 6.5 (VCSA), joining a vCenter with embedded PSC to an external PSC is not supported.

So how can I join three different VCenter appliances with all embedded PSC to become one …

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I am setting up a site in an Azure VM Windows 2012 server. The DNS is pointing to the external IP of that machine.
Yet, when I go to IIS to bind the site to that IP the IP is not displayed in the …

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Simple, centralized multimedia control
Simple, centralized multimedia control

Watch and learn to see how ATEN provided an easy and effective way for three jointly-owned pubs to control the 60 televisions located across their three venues utilizing the ATEN Control System, Modular Matrix Switch and HDBaseT extenders.

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After manually committing the VMware snapshot, why I got the message Configuration issues VMware Disk consolidation is needed ?

How do I do that and is there any outage caused by …

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I have  Windows 2008 R2 server which I want to delete. It's got a load of disks from a few datastores added onto it. Can you tell me whether deleting this will show freed space on the …

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Hi I am currently using ESXi version 5.5.0.1623387, I know it is very outdated. We have two VM's SBS 2011 and server 2012. I want to add server 2016 with SQL 2016 for Sage as a 3rd VM.

1) Will …

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Please let me know the  location of SSL\cacert.pem in vCenter 6

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I got a requirement to setup virtual machine to run an intranet access web portal.

How can i do that?

Below are some of the requirements:

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Microsoft Windows 2008/2012
Microsoft SQL …

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want to setup a lab environment on Windows 10 to learn VMWare, what is the easiest way to do ?

preferably to have vSphere, vCenter, VMWare Virtual switch and Virtual network on it so that I …

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I'm trying to attach a physical disk to my VM. I select a disk and point it where the VMDK files should be created and I get the error:

The file specified is not a virtual disk
Cannot …

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Greetings,
Due to our company being purchased and the need for networking with the new organization, there is a conflict in our existing scheme and we need to re-ip everything.  Below are brief …

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Looking for a PowerCLI command that will return the last boot time of a guest VM.

Preferably, I would like to obtain this info form the properties of the Get-VmGuest cmdlet.

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I'm allocated 6 TB of space for a server.  I want to create a 250 gig "C" drive and 5 tb for the "D" drive.  It's not letting me do this.  When I'm trying to create a partition of 250 gigs the …

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Can anyone here please share some steps what can I do to resume control or get access to the VCenter server (VCSA 6.5) if I cannot get ping reply to both ESXi and VCSA appliance ?

I've …

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I previously posted a question regarding PSOD when using the VMware EFI.  I have since come to realize that the EFI had nothing to do with the problem, and the actual issue was using the NICs in …

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Hi I have a customer with an HP Proliant DL380P server with ESXi 5.5.0, 1623387. Everything was fine until we upgraded from 64 GB of memory to 128 GB (16 - 8 GB chips). The  server still runs fine …

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Hello EE,

I have 32 effective quantity cores for SQL server 2014, however in my environment , we are using SQL server 2012 standard  on a vmware host . Can I use these core licensing ( with no …

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Dear All,

I had an error in backup for a  node in Vmware and the error was that it had different UUID ..Is anyone that can help me to update the UUID from CLI??

Best Regards,
Minas.

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VMware

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Solutions

226

Articles & Videos

16K

Contributors

VMware is virtual machine software that provides a virtualized set of hardware (a video adapter, a network adapter, and hard disk adapters) to the guest operating system. VMware virtual machines become highly portable between computers, because every host looks nearly identical to the guest. In practice, a system administrator can pause operations on a virtual machine guest, move or copy that guest to another physical computer, and there resume execution exactly at the point of suspension. VMware's enterprise software hypervisors for servers, VMware ESX and VMware ESXi are bare-metal embedded Hypervisors that run directly on server hardware without requiring an additional underlying operating system.

Related Topics

  1. Virtualization
  2. Windows Server 2008
  3. Storage
  4. Server Hardware
  5. Windows Server 2003
  6. Linux