VMware Data Recovery (vDR) Overview

Overview I like to try and save my employer money when possible.  I am of the opinion I would be doing them a disservice if I didn’t examine and evaluate a product that we paid for.  Our company decided to take the plunge and upgrade all of our licensing to vSphere Enterprise Plus.  There is…

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Mass upgrade of VMware Tools in Linux guests

Installing and/or upgrading VMware tools has always been a bit more complicated for Linux guests than for Windows guests.  After the installation of the package binaries, the vmware-config-tools.pl script must be run to configure the tools for your environment.  This script has to be run from the console, which is a pain when you’ve got…

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