25 août 2011

Getting Started with vSphere 5: Creating a basic virtual machine in vSphere 5 using the vSphere Client

Let's start with some VMware KBTV videos : Ever wondered what it would be like having VMware issue a new product release and also supply you with great video tutorials on the same day? Well now you know... here is another video just for you! This video discusses and demonstrates how you can create a basic virtual machine in vSphere 5 using the vSphere Client. Additional documentation for the VMware vSphere 5 product is available at: http://pubs.vmware.com/vsphere-50/index.jsp ... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2011

Release: Citrix XenClient 2.0

n May this year, during Citrix Synergy Citrix announced a technical preview of the next version of its client hypervisor XenClient version 2.0. Today Citrix released version 2.0 making it generally available. Besides releasing XenClient 2.0 Citrix also released XenApp version 6.5, XenDesktop 5.5 and new versions of the Connector for Windows and Mac.   XenClient provides the following new functionality: Expanded hardware support, allowing the XenClient to run on 3x as many systems as... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2011

Release: Citrix XenApp 6.5

Citrix today announced the release of version 6.5 of its desktop and application virtualization platform XenApp. Besides releasing XenApp 6.5, Citrix also released XenClient 2.0,XenDesktop 5.5 and new versions of the Connector for Windows and Mac.   This version provides the following new features: Instant App Access, by creating an ICA session immediately upon user log-in to Receiver reducing wait times for applications to application launch only. And by keeping ICA sessions active after closing... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2011

Mailbox Moves From Legacy Exchange To 2010 SP1 Is Very Slow…

 was running mailbox moves from Exchange 2003 SP2 to Exchange 2010 SP1 servers and noticed that the process was taking much longer than previous migrations. I have migrated from legacy Exchange to 2010 RTM and the time taken was much lesser. Looking more into it, I found that only 2 mailboxes are moved simultaneously to a 2010 SP1 database, though there were hundreds of mailbox move requests queued. This happens because of a change that has been made in 2010 SP1 to the Mailbox Replication Service (MRS) configuration file in the... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2011

Exchange Server and SP1 for Microsoft Office Filter Pack 2010

tarting with Exchange 2007, installation of the current version of Office Filter Packs is a prerequisite. For Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010 RTM, the pre-req was 2007 Office System Converter: Microsoft Filter Pack. In Exchange 2010 SP1, this was updated to Office 2010 Filter Packs. The filters are used by Exchange Search to index email attachments on Mailbox servers and by the transport rules agent to scan attachments on transport servers. The filters are also important for discovery searches in Exchange 2010... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2011

Released: Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 SP1

Earlier today the Exchange CXP team released Update Rollup 5 for Exchange Server 2010 SP1 to the Download Center. This update contains a number of customer-reported and internally found issues since the release of SP1. See 'KB 2582113: Description of Update Rollup 5 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1' for more details. We want to let you know this rollup contains the Exchange 2010 SP1 version of the change described in this KB article: 2543879  PDF attachment from a Mac Mail client is not... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2011

VMware propose une version micro de Cloud Foundry

VMware propose une édition développeur de sa pile Cloud Foundry capable de tourner sur un ordinateur personnel. Espérant attiser l'intérêt des développeurs pour les applications cloud, VMware vient de sortir une version gratuite de sa pile Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Cloud Foundry. Celle-ci peut tourner de manière autonome sur un ordinateur portable ou une machine de bureau. « L'idée de l'offre Micro Cloud Foundry est d'offrir aux développeurs un moyen de créer facilement des applications Cloud Foundry et de les tester avant de... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2011

vSphere 5.0 finally available for download – Go get it

After days of waiting it’s finally here. The GA version of vSphere 5.0. It’s available for download at this link “Download VMware Sphere 5 ESXi”. Here’s the direct download link to vCenter 5. Visit the vSphere 5.0 Documentation Center to learn more about the product. ESXi and vCenter Server 5.0 DocumentationvSphere 5 Command Line DocumentationvSphere Update Manager 5.0 DocumentationvCenter Orchestrator 4.2 DocumentationVMware Data Recovery 2.0 DocumentationvSphere API/SDK DocumentationvSphere 5 Additional ResourcesPDF and E-book... [Lire la suite]
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24 août 2011

The VCP5 Mock Exam is available

VMware has released the mock exam for VCP on vSphere 5. The VCP5 mock exam consist of 30 questions and is available here. The official VCP5 exam can be scheduled at the end of this month. Check your local VUE test centre for available dates. --> The rest is to see on : http://www.ntpro.nl/blog/archives/1831-The-VCP5-Mock-Exam-is-available.html http://mylearn.vmware.com/quiz.cfm?item=24908&ui=www_cert   Premier essai: Percent Correct: 76.67% Suffisant pour être certifié (70%) mais pas assez pour être formateur... [Lire la suite]
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24 août 2011

Getting Starting with the vSphere 5 Web-Client

--> Une bien belle nouveauté, le client Web vSphere 5 accessible depuis un browser avec Flash (Désolé pour l' iPad/iPhone, cool pour Android 2.X et 3.X) qui permet de tout manager sans installer le client :) One of the most visible features of the newly announced (and soon to be released) vSphere 5 is the new web-client used for vSphere administration. VMware has stated that this new web client will soon be replacing the current Windows-based vSphere Client, written in the C# language. VMware admins have long since voiced that... [Lire la suite]
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