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Handling VSAN Ineligible Disks

If you are reusing a server and \ or disks which will become a VSAN cluster you may find some of your disks show as ineligible. In the Cluster, Manage tab, Virtual SAN, Disk Management section.

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What is Virtustream xStream Cloud

If you are an IT consumer with Enterprise workload it is a risk moving this workload to the cloud,  how can you guarantee your potential future cloud provider is delivering you the service you require and once there how can you measure how well they are achieving delivering that service.

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PowerCLI 6.0 R1 Module Path Issue

The install for PowerCLI 6.0 R1 sets the module path for the logged on user but no one else,
on a shared machine the other users get a module path error when PowerCLI launches and it tries to use a module to display version.

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McAfee MOVE Agentless Logical Model

McAfee Management for Optimized Virtual Environments AntiVirus (McAfee MOVE AntiVirus) is an anti-virus solution for virtual environments. It removes the need to install an anti-virus application on every virtual machine (VM), yet provides the protection and performance adequate for your organization requirements.

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Configuring Network Core Dump With PowerCLI

The VMware vSphere Network Dump Collector service enables a host to transmit diagnostic information via the network to a remote netdump service, which stores it on disk. Network-based coredump collection can be configured in addition to or instead of disk-based coredump collection. This may be useful in stateless environments with no local disk usable for a diagnostic partition.

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