VMware App Volumes Backup Utility Fling: Instructions
Feb28

VMware App Volumes Backup Utility Fling: Instructions

VMware App Volumes is a great technology that facilitates application delivery to virtual desktops. It simplifies application management and updates. IT personnel truly understand how important it is to make certain applications always available to users. After users are set up with a virtual desktop, IT needs to make sure that they can recover from hardware or software problems. And, along those lines, IT must also consider how to...

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Profiling Applications with VMware User Environment Manager, Part 3: Built-In and Custom Exclusions
Feb28

Profiling Applications with VMware User Environment Manager, Part 3: Built-In and Custom Exclusions

In Part 1 of this blog series, you were introduced to the VMware User Environment Manager Application Profiler. In Part 2, VLC Media Player was profiled, predefined settings were applied, and you were introduced to a few Application Profiler best practices and troubleshooting techniques. In Part 3 we use Google Chrome to demonstrate Application Profiler exclusions, including when, why, and how to use them. Introduction to Exclusions...

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Profiling Applications with VMware User Environment Manager, Part 2: Applying and Troubleshooting Predefined Settings
Feb28

Profiling Applications with VMware User Environment Manager, Part 2: Applying and Troubleshooting Predefined Settings

In Part 1 of this blog series, you were introduced to the VMware User Environment Manager Application Profiler. In Part 2 we will profile a popular video playback application called VLC Media Player, capture specific application settings, apply these as predefined settings when an end user launches the application, and explore troubleshooting techniques as needed.  In Part 3 we use Google Chrome to demonstrate Application Profiler...

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Profiling Applications with VMware User Environment Manager, Part 1: Introduction to Application Profiler
Feb28

Profiling Applications with VMware User Environment Manager, Part 1: Introduction to Application Profiler

Successful management of applications across physical, virtual, and cloud devices is becoming increasingly important. Whether your organization fits neatly in to one of those silos, or spans all three, the challenge is finding tools designed to work well for any one platform, and seamlessly across them all. VMware User Environment Manager is one of those tools. With a little savvy, you can provide a superior experience for your end...

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Understanding vSAN Rebuilds and Repairs
Feb27

Understanding vSAN Rebuilds and Repairs

Recently a customer shared a story about a routine patch upgrade that resulted in several production VMs becoming inaccessible. The only way to bring them back online was to get the host out of maintenance mode. This was very confusing for him because DRS safely migrated the VMs to other hosts so the assumption was, if a host goes into maintenance mode there should be no dependencies on it.  This prompted a long discussion about how...

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