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

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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Ansible Learning Resources

Some links to Ansible useful resources,  I aim to keep up to date with links as I find them,

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NSX With Host Profiles

When trying to use Host Profiles in NSX-V you find that taking configuration from Reference Host captures some NSX specific configuration which is not appropriate to be applied to other hosts.  To get around this once you have captured your host profile from reference host,  select the profile and click to Enable\Disable Profile Configuration.

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Configuring NSX-V Syslog For vRealize Log Insight

I find myself with the need to configure Log Insight to manage an NSX-V installation. With how simple configuring the vSphere components with Log Insight it was a surprise to find the rather less simple steps needed for NSX-V.

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