22 09, 2017

Set up VMware vSphere Auto Deploy

By | 2018-02-13T14:39:59+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|VMware|0 Comments

Auto Deploy is a system / infrastructure that should allow us to watch a new ESXi host auto-magically appear on our vSphere environment to contribute its resources. Everything is done for us autonomously after we mount an ESXi host in our datacenter, connect it to the appropriate network, and turn it on. Here's how to configure it.

15 09, 2017

VMware vSphere 6.5 Lab on a MacBook

By | 2018-02-13T14:41:38+00:00 September 15th, 2017|VMware|0 Comments

Due to my apparent predicament, I've decided to promote my mobile workhorse, a MacBook Pro (MBP), to a portable virtual infrastructure (VI) lab too. And on this post, I'll share some tips that could help with building vSphere 6.5 lab on a MacBook too, and some experiences that could spare you the trouble managing it.