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Virtualization, Virtual Data Center, and Private Cloud

The journey to the cloud has been slow but steady. Many enterprises are looking to reduce costs and at the same time add new services. Even though at some point there must be a limit to the “do more with less” mentality, the ever-moving wheel of innovation allows keeping that trend. In this post, I… Continue reading Virtualization, Virtual Data Center, and Private Cloud

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VCP 6 – DCV Study Guide: Section 8 – Objective 8.2

Section 8: Deploy and Consolidate vSphere Data Center Objective 8.2: Customize Host Profile Settings. In this objective we should be covering these topics: Create/Edit/Remove a Host Profile from an ESXi host Import/Export a Host Profile Attach/Apply a Host Profile to an ESXi host or cluster Perform compliance scanning and remediation of an ESXi host using… Continue reading VCP 6 – DCV Study Guide: Section 8 – Objective 8.2

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VCP 6 – DCV Study Guide: Section 8 – Objective 8.1

Section 8: Deploy and Consolidate vSphere Data Center Objective 8.1: Deploy ESXi Hosts Using Autodeploy. In this objective we should be covering these topics: Identify ESXi Autodeploy requirements Configure Autodeploy Explain PowerCLI cmdlets for Autodeploy Deploy/Manage multiple ESXi hosts using Autodeploy Installing ESXi Using vSphere Auto Deploy vSphere Auto Deploy lets you provision hundreds of… Continue reading VCP 6 – DCV Study Guide: Section 8 – Objective 8.1

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VCP 6 – DCV Study Guide: Section 9 – Objective 9.3

Section 9: Configure and Administer vSphere Availability Solutions Objective 9.3: Setup and Configure App HA. In this objective we should be covering these topics: Identify vSphere App HA requirements Identify available services protected by vSphere App HA Add applications to vSphere App HA Configure vSphere App HA policies vSphere App HA Overview vSphere App HA… Continue reading VCP 6 – DCV Study Guide: Section 9 – Objective 9.3

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VCP 6 – DCV Study Guide: Section 9 – Objective 9.2

Section 9: Configure and Administer vSphere Availability Solutions Objective 9.2: Configure Advanced vSphere DRS Features. In this objective we should be covering these topics: Identify Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) affinity rules Enable/Disable Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) affinity rules Identify Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Automation levels Configure Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Automation levels Create a DRS Cluster… Continue reading VCP 6 – DCV Study Guide: Section 9 – Objective 9.2