6,700 VMware vCenter servers exposed to hackers

Critical

Thousands of VMware vCenter servers are currently exposed online and vulnerable to a new attack that can allow hackers to take over devices. The exploit for this bug is also a one-line cURL request, which makes it easy even for low-skilled threat actors to automate attacks. VMware has taken this bug very seriously and has … Read more

Download and license vSphere

VMware Knowledgebase

Steps to download and license vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi 6.x & 7.x) To download and activate ESXi 6.x & 7.x: Navigate to the VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) Download Center. From the Select Version drop-down, select the version Click Download. If prompted, log in to your My VMware profile. If you do not have a profile, you must create … Read more

Using multiple vGPUs in a VM

VMware Knowledgebase

According to a new article by Duncan Epping, if you want to use multiple vGPUs here are the requirements/constraints as you can only add multiple vGPUs using a particular profile: vSphere 6.7 Update 3 is required VM Compatibility Version 15 is required Only “q” anc “c” profiles are supported You need to select the full-frame … Read more

What is a VMware Engineer?

VMware Engineer

VMware Engineers are in charge of managing and maintaining a VMware infrastructure installation. The Engineers are involved in a team environment with a cluster of Systems Engineers. They frequently collaborate and make efforts with engineers from both the Network engineering and the operations Support Center-OSC, department to help a range of customer environments across multiple … Read more

VMware booklist

VMware books

It’s been a while since I looked over what kind of books are available to purchase related to VMware products. Here’s a short sampler. If you don’t find one you’re interested in, just continue your search once you’re at Amazon.