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The BlogNotions Virtualization Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by thought leaders in the virtualization space. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling updates on the latest technologies being implemented, discussions of best practices, case studies of creative virtualization execution, and much more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

How to Perform VMware SRM Reprotect Operation

Once We have done with SRM failover, Next step is to perform SRM Reprotect. When you perform the recovery, Recovery site becomes the new protected site and all the virtual machine workloads will be running on your new protected site i.e your recovery site. All your production workloads and active writes to your application are […]

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How to Create VMware RDM Physical Compatibility Disk

VMware RDM (Raw device mapping) is a mapping file that provides direct access to a LUN on an iscsi or fibre channel storage system for a virtual machine. As we discussed in the earlier post, There are two types of RDM Disks (Virtual Compatibility RDM and Physical Compatibility RDM).  We have explained the detailed 11 differences between RDM physical vs […]

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Perform Failover of vSphere Replication based Recovery Plan

VMware SRM recovery plan can be used to perform Test recovery (failover testing), planned migration and disaster Recovery failover to the recovery site. VMware SRM will not perform the automatic failover of VM’s in the primary site to recovery site in case of data center failures. I have explained how to run test recovery of vSphere Replication-based recovery […]

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Top 21 Must-Have VMware Admin Tools an Administrator can’t live without

Tools and utilities simplify the day to day administrative tasks for VMware Administrator. We can’t expect to manage and repair the car without a screwdriver and spanner.  As similar to that, you shouldn’t expect to manage the VMware infrastructure without some of the important tools. These tools are essential sysadmin tools for VMware administrators. This […]

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4 Factors to Consider when Picking a PCB Design Tool

If you pick engineering design software based on the wrong criteria, you will, at best, get a product that takes more time and money to utilize than you’d otherwise spend. At worst, you’ll buy software that fails to meet your needs and gets in the way of work. Here are four factors to consider when […]

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VMware Workspace ONE overview and VMworld 2017

To start, what a great week it was in Barcelona during VMworld 2017. I have met awesome people, had nice conversations and attended some very good sessions. In this blog post, I like to start with one of my two favorite topics during VMworld: VMware Workspace ONE. Workspace ONE I will kick-off with one of […]

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Dell EMC and IBM Offer VMware Solutions on the IBM Cloud

At VMworld in Barcelona, Dell EMC, IBM, and VMware announced further collaboration and accelerating enterprise cloud adoption. Dell EMC’s customers now have access to VMware solutions on the IBM Cloud. IBM has added Dell EMC infrastructure products to the IBM Cloud and expands VMware solutions, enabling customers to now move workloads to the cloud, leveraging the […]

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