Mar 11

Identity Federation in vSphere 7

Bob Plankers (@plankers) explains the Identity Federation in vSphere 7, a method for attaching vCenter Server to enterprise identity providers. He discuss what this changes, why this is great, and how this impacts security and operations.

Rating: 5/5


Mar 11

What’s New with DRS in vSphere 7

Niels Hagoort (@NHagoort) details some of the improvements with made for Distributed Resource Scheduling (DRS) in vSphere 7.

Rating: 5/5


Mar 11

Overview of vSphere 7

Bob Plankers (@plankers) explains vSphere 7 improved features.

Rating: 5/5


Mar 11

vSphere Trust Authority in vSphere 7

Bob Plankers (@plankers) explains vSphere Trust Authority in vSphere 7 as a step forward for being able to enforce trustworthiness in hardware and software. He talk about why it’s helpful and some architectural considerations around implementing it.

Rating: 5/5


Mar 10

vMotion Improvements in vSphere 7

Niels Hagoort (@NHagoort) explains what has been changed and what the performance benefits are when using vMotion in vSphere 7.

Rating: 5/5


Mar 10

What’s New in vCenter Server 7

vCenter Server 7 arrives with many new features such as vCenter Server Profiles and Update Planner. Learn more about how vCenter Server 7 helps simplify Lifecycle operations in this video.

Rating: 5/5


Dec 05

TAM Lab 006 – vCenter Server Converge Tool

Brian Wuchner (@bwuch) demonstrated the vCenter Server Converge Tool in the 6.7 U1 VCSA to convert an external Platform Services Controller (PSC) into an embedded configuration.

NOTE: This video is roughly 1 hour 15 minutes in length so it would be worth blocking out some time to watch it!

Rating: 5/5


Nov 05

ESXi Firewall Concepts

The ESXi management interface is protected by a firewall that is enabled by default. This video provides a high-level overview of the ESXi firewall and how you can use it to best protect the hosts in your environment.

Rating: 5/5


Oct 27

5 Quick tips for the vSphere Web Client

Senior Member of Technical Staff Melina McLarty presents some quick tips and tricks for being more productive with the vSphere Web Client.

Rating: 5/5


Oct 05

vSphere Distributed Switch Management with PowerCLI

In this video, Kyle Ruddy shows you examples of creating a vSphere Distributed Switch, adding hosts to the switch, creating distributed port groups, creating VMKernel network adapters, backing up a vSphere Distributed Switch and then restoring it.

Rating: 5/5