Monthly Archives: October 2014
According to Lauren Malhoit the Simple ACI Toolkit is basically a combination of an NX-OS like CLI and some custom python scripts that can be used to create and show common daily configuration and administrative actions. Today it is limited … Continue reading
In another great post by Dmitri Kalintsev on his Telecom Occasionally bLOG I found a little nugget of incredibly useful information. Dmitri’s article illustrates in great detail the operation of VXLAN SwSec module for VM IP Update. It also details how … Continue reading
Geoff Wilmington @vWilmo put together an outstanding breakdown of the VCP-NV Blueprint, for those of you preparing for the exam this will certainly be a useful resource. Find the details in his bLOG post VCP-NV Blueprint Breakdown.
Business Insider published an article by Julie Bort which details how Cisco lost a bidding war to VMware in an attempt to purchase Nicira on July 23, 2012. According to the article VMware ultimately paid $1.05 billion in cash, plus another … Continue reading
Today the only supported way to configure syslog for VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x controllers is by using the API. VMware published a KB Article today with details on how this can be achieved. See VMware Knowledge Base article Configuring … Continue reading
During the last week of July 2014, I delivered the VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [BETA] class in Austin, Texas. One of the students in class was a VCDX and two others were on the path to becoming one. The charismatic … Continue reading
Today the NSX-v 6.1 Security Hardening Guide has been released for community feedback. You can find it at the VMware Security and Compliance bLOG.