Atlantis USX 2.0: Introducing Teleport and VVOLs for any storage

With VMworld just around the corner, Atlantis Computing has changed their corporate identity. as of this week they replaced the logo, website and have launched version 2.0 of their flagship Atlantis USX. I personally have been a very early adopter of Atlantis USX. In our company we are running Atlantis USX inside our test environment … Read more Atlantis USX 2.0: Introducing Teleport and VVOLs for any storage

Cool Fling: ViewDbChk (View DB Check) Tool

The ViewDbChk tool allows administrators to scan for, and fix provisioning errors that can not be addressed using View Administrator. Provisioning errors occur when there are inconsistencies between the LDAP, vCenter and View Composer databases. These can be caused by: direct editing of the vCenter inventory, restoring a backup, or a long term network problem. … Read more Cool Fling: ViewDbChk (View DB Check) Tool

Cool Fling: VMware OS Optimization Tool

The VMware OS Optimization Tool helps optimize Windows 7/8/2008/2012 systems for use with VMware Horizon View. The optimization tool includes customizable templates to enable or disable Windows system services and features, per VMware recommendations and best practices, across multiple systems. Since most Windows system services are enabled by default, the optimization tool can be used … Read more Cool Fling: VMware OS Optimization Tool

Veeam Backup & Replication v7 – Patch 4 released

Patch 4 for Veeam® Backup & Replication™ v7 is now available and contains a host of resolved issues as well as new features and enhancements, including: VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) support: Added full VSAN support and enhanced the intelligent load-balancing engine to account for VSAN specifics, minimizing backup traffic on a VSAN cluster network, and … Read more Veeam Backup & Replication v7 – Patch 4 released

NexentaStor 4.0 Community Edition Now Available!

This latest version of NexentaStor delivers significant performance, reliability and functionality improvements to NexentaStor. Having passed through rigorous engineering, customer and partner testing with flying colors. NexentaStor will continue to be available in two editions: Community Edition (free, full-featured, community supported software for configurations up to 18TB), and Enterprise Edition (licensed by the size of … Read more NexentaStor 4.0 Community Edition Now Available!

VSAN Pricing

This is definitely going to radically change the way we are going to be using shared storage. VSAN is priced at $2,495 per CPU. with Data Protection Advanced $2,875 per CPU. VSAN for Desktop is priced at $50 per Concurrent or named user. VSAN pricing compared to external storage VSAN is priced much lower per … Read more VSAN Pricing

VOTE NOW – 2014 Top VMware & Virtualization Blogs

Like every year Eric Siebert organized voting on the top of the best blogs in the industry, ranked by you, our readers, peers, and industry experts. This year there are over 300!! blogs dedicated to VMware and virtualization. Here’s your chance to pick your favorites and determine the top blogs. Last year I was really … Read more VOTE NOW – 2014 Top VMware & Virtualization Blogs