View 3.1 USB Redirection Improvements

As you probably have seen, View 3.1 GA’d yesterday.  One of the improvements listed in the release notes was: USB Improvements – View 3.1 offers more reliable and broader device support with reduced bandwidth consumption. A separate TCP/IP stream is used. From what I understand in talking to some people is that a lot of…

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VCDX Admin Exam Notes – Section 1.4

I’m trying to get these out faster.  But I’m finding it’s a pain to compile, tweak and reformat my notes so they make sense and look right on the blog.  Here’s the next in the series. Objective 1.4 – Implement and manage Storage VMotion. Knowledge Describe Storage VMotion operation I like to think of Storage…

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VCDX Admin Exam Notes – Section 1.3

Ugh.  My brain hurts.  I’ve spent the past few hours reviewing scripted ESX installations and working on a PowerShell script for a customer that will reorder vmnics after a scripted installation is complete (because I can’t find any other way to force their order during the install).  It’s been a few months since I’ve done…

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VCDX Admin Exam Notes – Section 1.2

Last week I was in San Francisco with most (maybe all) of the VMware field technical folks for a three day technical summit.  One of the evenings we had an awards ceremony and dinner.  And guess what?  The first eight VCDX certifications ever to be awarded were announced. Now, VMware is a pretty big company,…

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