Author Archives: virtualg

VCAP6-DCV Deploy Exam Simulator Update

As I’m preparing for VCDX I have not been as active on the blog as I would like, the good news is that when I have some free time I am working on improving the VCAP6-DCV Deploy Exam Simulator! Since it’s launch late last year, there have been over 100 sessions, mentioned on many blogs and… Read More »

vExpert and vSAN Stickers

From time to time we all make mistakes. My latest one was to order way too many vExpert and vSAN stickers so I’m going to give them away! Update 06.03.2017 All vSAN stickers are gone. There are a few vExpert stickers left but they have a 1mm white line on the right edge that is hardly… Read More »

About this blog focuses on the latest virtualization and infrastruture topics in the following areas: Dell EMC,  VMware vSphere, Site Recovery Manager, vSAN, vRealize and Certification. is also home to the free VCAP6-DCV Deployment Exam Simulator that has had over 100 sessions registered since it’s release in late 2016. Please feel free to contact Graham, the… Read More »

vROps – Installation

There are three install options for VROps 6.4. Windows, Linux and the OVA. In this post we’ll look at the preferred OVA installation. The OVA can be considered as more secure (Effectively a black box that admins will be less tempted to modify) and performs better since it’s isolated from other 3rd party software. Download the… Read More »

VMware License Tracker Tool

Have a VMware license key? Want to check any of these details? License status Quantity Contract status Support level Upgrade history Login to the MyVmware portal and go to   Enter your licenses   View results   Select a license or contract for more detail