Archive | August, 2013

VMworld 2013 – What’s new in vSphere 5.5

What’s new in vSphere 5.5? Supports 2X the number of CPU, RAM, VMs, etc. Single Sign-on gets fixed!  FINALLY! The web interface is improved! (Good – I never used that anyhow) VSAN – mmmm VMware NSX vFlash Updates for vCloud Director and SRM You can also update directly from vSphere 5.0 or 5.1 to 5.5. […]

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VMworld 2013 Agenda

Whew hoo!  VMworld 2013 is here – the 10th VMworld! Here’s my schedule!  Tweet me @philvirtual if you want to meet up. Monday: 9-10:30 – General Session with Pat Gelsinger 11-12 – SEC5428 – VMWare Compliance Reference Architecture Framework Overview 12:30 – Lunch in Moscone West 1:30-2:30 – ERT1000 – Executive Roundtable 2:30-4PM – Solutions […]

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View: Black Screen after Windows Updates?

Has anyone else experienced black screen/protocol errors (externally) after doing mid-July Windows Updates on an internal connection server and my manual VM? I think the issue is related to: KB2840631 (on WinSvr2008) and KB2844286 (on Windows 7). My manual VM stopped connecting immediately after I installed this update and tried to connect to it externally. […]

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