26 novembre 2013

Quick Tip: Useful Flash Player optimization for the vSphere Web Client & other Flash WebApps

recently picked up a useful tidbit from engineering on a Flash Player optimization setting that can be helpful when using the vSphere Web Client or any other Flash web application for that matter. The particular setting is the Website Storage Settings which controls the amount of temporary data that can be stored by the Flash Player on your local disk and by default this is limited to 100Kb. This limited storage footprint is actually done on purposes as a security feature of Flash.However, at some point the Flash Player will reach... [Lire la suite]
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20 mars 2013

Veeam Backup & Replication 7 preview: integration with vSphere Web Client

The countdown to Veeam Backup & Replication 7 is going on, and its release is scheduled for the third quarter of 2013. As already mentioned in a previous article, Veeam is going to tease us with the 7 main features of the new release, one per month. Last february the announcement was about vCloud Director support; this month is time for the VMware vSphere Web Client integration. This feature is really important in my opinion, because it follows the new idea about the management of vSphere ecosystem, as VMware has designed... [Lire la suite]
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30 novembre 2012

How to create a vSphere Web Client Google Chrome Application Shortcut, looks better and works faster

Don’t like that enormous waste of space your browser takes for tabs, URLs, and bookmarks, when trying to get used to the new VMware vSphere Web Client GUI? When vSphere 5.1 is released next Tuesday, September 11th, why not try to get used to the browser interface as well? Consider using Chrome’s way of “App-iffying” your browser-based client. See for yourself. Finally, Chrome works, and it appears to me to be the fastest, a claim also made in a wonderfully detailed article, with UI elements clearly illustrated, over here. The... [Lire la suite]
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22 novembre 2011

Using the vCenter Appliance for the Web Client?

Today on twitter there was a discussion around having an appliance for the vSphere Web Client. I didn’t get the question as there’s already a vCenter Appliance out there. Apparently not everyone realised that the Web Client is part of the vCenter Appliance. On top of that you could even split out the components and use the vCenter Appliance just for Web Client functionality. I remembered seeing an article from one of my colleagues not too long ago. I dug up the links and here they are. I included a short snippet so you know what to... [Lire la suite]
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