lab · vmware · vSphere 6.5

vEnterprise (Home Lab) goes wild Part 2 – Platform Services Controller (PSC) 6.5 Update 1 Installation

Taratadum, time for the second part of my home lab rebuild. As I said in my previous article I had to go after the “design” to the deployment of my VMware components and the first one (after the ESXis) was the Platform Services Controller (PSC) in order to be able later to point my vCenter… Continue reading vEnterprise (Home Lab) goes wild Part 2 – Platform Services Controller (PSC) 6.5 Update 1 Installation

lab · vmware · vSphere 6.5

vEnterprise (Home Lab) goes wild Part 1 – Design Considerations

Hello folks, As I said a couple of weeks earlier I am rebuilding my LAB (actually is more like a delete everything and build again from scratch). More or less I had to do this because I am preparing for my VCAP6-DCV Deploy & Design Exams on October and November so it was a good… Continue reading vEnterprise (Home Lab) goes wild Part 1 – Design Considerations

anksos · vmware · vSphere 6.5

vSphere 6.5 Update 1 is now Available!

VMware is excited to announce the general availability of vSphere 6.5 Update 1.  This is the first major update to the well-received vSphere 6.5 that was released in November of 2016.  With this update release, VMware builds upon the already robust industry-leading virtualization platform and further improves the IT experience for its customers.  vSphere 6.5… Continue reading vSphere 6.5 Update 1 is now Available!

Virtual SAN 6.5 · vmware · vSphere 6.5

What’s New on Virtual SAN 6.5

Yesterday, a few minutes after the announcement of vSphere 6.5 another announcement came across the general session, the announcement of Virtual SAN 6.5. As a VMware vExpert 2016 for Virtual SAN we are in a close communication with Virtua SAN Product team and I was waiting a lot this announcement so I could speak about.… Continue reading What’s New on Virtual SAN 6.5

virtualization · vmware · vSphere 6.5

Introducing VMware vSphere 6.5

Yesterday, VMware announced at VMworld in Barcelona vSphere 6.5, the latest version of its industry-leading virtualization platform.  This new release of vSphere features a dramatically simplified experience, comprehensive built-in security, and a universal app platform for running any app. vSphere 6.5 accelerates the customer transition to digital transformation and cloud computing by addressing key challenges:… Continue reading Introducing VMware vSphere 6.5

vcenter server 6.0 · vmware

How to upgrade vCenter Server 5.1 to 6.0 Update 2 with embedded PSC

Hello, in this article we will see how we can upgade our vCenter Server 5.1 with SSO to vCenter Server 6.0 update 2 with embedded Platform Services Controller (PSC). A small analysis of what the installer is doing: The installer is doing some pre-upgrade checks and configuration before the upgrade is started When the upgrade… Continue reading How to upgrade vCenter Server 5.1 to 6.0 Update 2 with embedded PSC