darrylcauldwell.com On a journey around the datacenter and public cloud.

How To Setup An Ansible Test Lab For Windows Managed Nodes & Custom Windows Modules

On starting to look at learning using Ansible to manage Windows hosts, first step was to setup a test lab.

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Is the future of sysadmin to be an SRE?

I recently came across the role SRE, I didn’t know what this was so researched it a little and found that it refers to Site Reliability Engineers after reading around the subject here is my considered opinion.

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Querying vCloud Director REST API

If you find the vCloud Director GUI a little annoying a nice way to get the information you need is via the REST API. Using the REST API you can gather information (GET), update information (PUT) and call operational methods like (POST).

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VMware VCA-NV Study Resources

While studying for VCA-NV I found a few study resources online which I found and used to help me pass the VCA-NV.

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VMware VCP-NV Study Resources

While studying for VCP-NV I found a lot of study resources online which were in varying stages of completion.   Here are the resources I’ve found and how they map to each blueprint objective.

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