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August, 2009


August 13, 2009  6:36 AM

Has VMware lost its mojo?

Michelle Laverick Michelle Laverick Profile: Michelle Laverick

Arghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh! There’s don’t seem be any shortage of berks and lazy journalist today, cooking up half-baked and ill-informed non-sense because they seem incapable of actually writing a story which contains real news. I mean come on. VMware has lost mojo? As if! I notice these pundits...

August 11, 2009  10:03 AM

Mike’s Music: Gypsy Fire

Michelle Laverick Michelle Laverick Profile: Michelle Laverick

Let me introduce to some damn fine guitar playing. Stuart Carter-Smith and Ben Travers are Gypsy Fire – and describe themselves as a “An eclectic blend of Spanish, Latin and European acoustic Gypsy Jazz Guitar…” Stuart contacted me through my blog with a view to getting an airing. So I...


August 10, 2009  9:42 AM

More Demos/Videos

Michelle Laverick Michelle Laverick Profile: Michelle Laverick

Tonight I have been bizzy adding more videos to RTFM about vSphere4. Why tonight? Well, I live on a new development, what with the credit crunch, building work came to grinding halt. Anyway, with things appearing to becoming more liquid again (or is that a suckers rally, I hear you ask). There’s...


August 5, 2009  1:31 AM

vlCenter tasks that conflict with VDI functionality

Michelle Laverick Michelle Laverick Profile: Michelle Laverick

This is an interesting article that I picked from Chris Wolf from Twitter. Yes, OK I admit it, despite what David Cameroon said about tweeteers, I am one. OK.


August 3, 2009  8:12 AM

Consolidating Oracle Database 10g/11g on VMware Infrastructure and EMC Celerra

Michelle Laverick Michelle Laverick Profile: Michelle Laverick

This whitepaper looks at three different configurations for consolidating Oracle databases on VMware Infrastructure and EMC Celerra storage. Each configuration includes details on the virtual machine and storage configuration (including LUN layout) and includes options for backup/restore, test/dev...


August 3, 2009  8:11 AM

BlackBerry Enterprise Server Deployment on VMware ESX at VMware

Michelle Laverick Michelle Laverick Profile: Michelle Laverick

This document describes the deployment of BlackBerry Enterprise Server from Research in Motion, along with its other associated component servers, in virtual machines on VMware ESX for VMware’s own business use. This deployment has been in place for more than two years and now serves the needs of...


August 2, 2009  7:00 AM

run-virtual.com – vAudit

Michelle Laverick Michelle Laverick Profile: Michelle Laverick

Richard Garsengan has found some time to flex his programming skills. You might be familiar with CPU Host Info utility (which tells you everything you need to know about your CPU settings for VMotion & Fault Tolerence features....


August 1, 2009  11:47 AM

VMware vSphere 4.0 Implementation Book – READY FOR PRE-ORDER

Michelle Laverick Michelle Laverick Profile: Michelle Laverick

As you can see by the image bar at the top of this blog post – this week my book on vSphere4 has been listed on Amazon for pre-order. The book has been been placed on a Fast-Track programme internally to McGraw-Hill. At the moment the book is in what they call “copy edit” phase. So...


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