13 avril 2009

ESXi 3.5 u4 free edition available…

William Lam just spread the word on twitter, ESXi 3.5 U4 free edition is available as of now! VMware ESX Server 3i U4 Installable RefreshVersion 3.5 Update 4 | 153875 - 03/30/09 VMware ESXi 3.5 U4 Installable with HP Management ComponentsVersion 3.5 Update 4 | 153875 - 03/30/09 http://www.yellow-bricks.com/2009/04/08/esxi-35-u4-free-edition-available/
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11 avril 2009

Enhanced vmxnet in ESX 3.5 Update 4

One of the enhancements in ESX 3.5 Update 4 is the support for vmxnet. The support for this adapter is a lot better since Update 4 is released. It is possible now that you can add the Enhanced vmxnet adapter to a Windows Server 2003 VM without goint through a workaround described in http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1007195. You can use the VI client to change adapter type. Enhanced vmxnet - The enhanced vmxnet adapter is based on the vmxnet adapter but provides some high-performance features commonly used on modern networks, such as... [Lire la suite]
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31 mars 2009

VMware ESX(i) 3.5 U4 released!

VMware has just released ESX Update 4. You can find the release notes here. I’ve picked a couple of bullets which I think are important, please read the release notes for the other improvements and known issues! Be sure to also read the compatability matrix, ESX(i) 3.5 U4 requires vCenter 2.5 U2 or higher, and be sure to check if your Hardware Management Agent is still supported. Newly supported features: PXE booting VMware ESX Server 3i version 3.5 Update 4 Installable is an experimental feature and is supported as such!... [Lire la suite]
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24 février 2009

VMware vCenter 2.5 Update 4 released today!

just noticed that VMware vCenter 2.5 Update 4 has been released. I wanted to say: download it and install, but looking at the attendee numbers most of my readers will probably be at VMworld! What’s new? Guest Operating System Customization Improvements - VirtualCenter now supports customization of Windows Server 2008 guest operating systems. Performance Overview Charts - VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 4 introduces the Performance Overview plug-in, which provides a single view of key performance metrics for CPU, memory, disk, and... [Lire la suite]
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