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vCloud Director 8.10 – Renew SSL Certificates A-Z

Today I had to renew SSL certificates for a vCD 8.10 cell which had expired. I could not find a comprehensive guide explaining the exact steps so this post covers everything required to replace expiring / expired certificates with new ones. Notes Replace anything in BOLD CAPS with your custom configuration...
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VMware Cloud on AWS – Deployment Overview

VMware recently launched a series of new Cloud services one of which being the most anticipated; VMware Cloud on AWS. Going through the Hands on Labs at VMworld was interesting, it gave you a taste for the user interface (HTML5) and how to connect your on prem instance to AWS...
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VMware Cloud on AWS – Deep Dive VMworld Tweets

I was fortunate to attend VMworld 2017 this year. I have listed my top VMware Cloud on AWS tweets below for easy reference: #VMConAWS available approx Q1 2018 in Europe On prem vSAN and NSX NOT required for #VMConAWS integration. Only vSphere 6.5 needed. New #VMware #VMConAWS partner competency coming...
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VMworld US 2017 – Main Announcements

So  VMworld 2017 in Las Vegas has started, but what has been revealed on day 1? The general session focused mainly on new Cloud services wrapped together under the VMware Cloud umbrella: VMware Cloud on AWS "VMware Cloud on AWS is an on-demand service that enables you to run applications...
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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...