Horizon View 7.10 Event logging: Events Database, Syslog Server and Flat File

In this post, we are going to discuss Event logging in Horizon View environment. In Horizon View environment, by default, events are not logged as it requires you to perform event configuration prior to generating event logs. As in screenshot below, when you login for the first time into horizon console and check the dashboard status, … Continue reading Horizon View 7.10 Event logging: Events Database, Syslog Server and Flat File

Download URLs for VMware vSphere Client

Version: VMware vSphere Client 6.0 File Name: VMware-viclient-all-6.0.0-2502222.exe URL: http://vsphereclient.vmware.com/vsphereclient/2/5/0/2/2/2/2/VMware-viclient-all-6.0.0-2502222.exe Version: VMware vSphere Client 6.0 Update 1 File Name: VMware-viclient-all-6.0.0-3016447.exe URL: http://vsphereclient.vmware.com/vsphereclient/3/0/1/6/4/4/7/VMware-viclient-all-6.0.0-3016447.exe Version: VMware vSphere Client 6.0 Update 2 File Name: VMware-viclient-all-6.0.0-3562874.exe URL: http://vsphereclient.vmware.com/vsphereclient/3/5/6/2/8/7/4/VMware-viclient-all-6.0.0-3562874.exe Version: VMware vSphere Client 5.5 File Name: VMware-viclient-all-5.5.0-1281650.exe URL: http://vsphereclient.vmware.com/vsphereclient/1/2/8/1/6/5/0/VMware-viclient-all-5.5.0-1281650.exe Version: VMware vSphere Client 5.5 Update 1 File Name: VMware-viclient-all-5.5.0-1618071.exe URL: … Continue reading Download URLs for VMware vSphere Client

VMware vRealize suite

vRealize suite: VMware vRealize Suite provides hybrid cloud management platform, delivery and management of infrastructure and applications. It provides unified management for IT services on heterogeneous datacenters and cloud platforms that includes VMware vSphere and non-VMware hypervisors like Microsoft Hyper-v, Linux KVM, Citrix XenServer, physical infrastructure, OpenStack, vCloud Air, Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS.vRealize suite … Continue reading VMware vRealize suite

Tenant Branding in vRealize Automation 7.X

Below is the step by step guide on how to do tenant branding in vRA 7.x Environment. Login to vRA 7 self service portal using tenant administrator role and navigate to Administration Tab > Branding   Now navigate to Login screen branding to customize login screen formatting.  In the middle pane,  upload your company logo … Continue reading Tenant Branding in vRealize Automation 7.X

Windows Server roles and features compatibility in Azure Cloud

Supported Windows server roles in Microsoft Azure cloud:• AD DS • Active Directory Federation Services • Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services • Application Server • DNS Server • Failover Clustering • File Services • Network Policy and Access Services • Print and Document Services • Remote Access (Web Application Proxy) • Remote Desktop Services • … Continue reading Windows Server roles and features compatibility in Azure Cloud

Securing Virtual Machines: Unnecessary Hardware Devices

When virtual machine is created, there are multiple devices that are associated with VM like floppy drive, CD-ROM and few others, but some of these devices are rarely used.I just created the test VM without any modification below is the result of default device that are getting added. We can remove these devices safely as … Continue reading Securing Virtual Machines: Unnecessary Hardware Devices

Securing Virtual machine: Limit Informational Messages from Virtual Machines to VMX Files

Limiting the informational messages from the virtual machine to the VMX file helps to avoid filling the datastore and causing a Denial of Service (DoS).A Denial of Service can occur when size of a virtual machine's VMX file is not controlled and the amount of information exceeds the datastore capacity. The configuration file (.vmx) containing … Continue reading Securing Virtual machine: Limit Informational Messages from Virtual Machines to VMX Files