Category: ESXi

Underlay Network and Overlay Network

What is Underlay Network and Overlay Network  Today will discuss about the underlay and overlay networks and protocol used for these purposes. Most of the...

VMware Tools

VMware Tools is an optional, free set of drivers and utilities that enhances both the performance of a virtual machine’s guest operating system and interaction...

vCenter Server and Active Directory

You can configure vCenter Server to use the Microsoft Active Directory directory service for authentication purposes. Here is how it can be done: 1. First...

What is Virtualization ?

Virtualization is the software virtual version of hardware, such as such as an operating system, server, storage or network devices. For example, a large server...

Features of virtualization

There are many reasons why you should consider to use virtualization in your environment. Here are some of them: server consolidation – virtualization can help you conserve...

VMware vSphere VMFS

Physical file systems usually allow only one host to have read-write access to the same file at a given time. By contrast, VMware vSphere VMFS...

Enable ESXi Shell and Timeout

There are several ways to enable ESXi shell, so we’ll look into it, and also we will also look at an option, to set a...

MEMORY BALLOONING & SWAPPING

When we setup a VM, you allocate resources for that VM based on usage, user access, and so on. Once you assign resources to a...