Author: Piotr Tarnawski

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Posted in VMware Explore

My takeaways from VMware Explore 2022 in Barcelona.

After two years of the pandemic, finally I was able to participate in the VMware Explore conference in Barcelona. VMware Explore formerly known as VMworld…

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VMware Explore – Day 4 – The Odyssey final and Adios Barcelona

Last day of VMware Explore conference at Fira Barcelona Gran Via. We were cheering the 10 finalists of the Odyssey competition. The results were as…

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VMware Explore – Day 3 – The Expo, The Party

On the day number 3 it was finally time to dive in into the Expo Hall and see what the vendors have to offer. There…

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VMware Explore – Day 2 – Keynotes, Q&A session and vSphere 8 GA announced

The second day I was very early in to the Expo building. If you read my Day 1 summarization, you know that my Champion status…

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VMware Explore – Day 1 – Labs and Meetings

Today I visited the Fira Barcelone Expo center for the first day of VMware Explore. Upon registration, everyone with a full pass received a backpack,…

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Greetings from Barcelona! VMware Explore is around the corner

I arrived in Barcelona a day earlier than planned. That was due to a football game schedule change. The game was scheduled for Sunday but…

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Posted in vCenter

vSphere 8 Upgrade! How to upgrade your vCenter Server 6.5\6.7\7.0 to vCenter 8.0

On October 11, 2022, VMware announced the initial availability (IA) of VMware vSphere 8.0. This new status of “initial availability” adheres to VMware’s new release…

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Posted in Virtualization

vCenter Converter is back! General Availability of the vCenter Converter 6.3, download now!

The new vCenter Converter 6.3 is now generally available, more than three years after the previous release. VMware announces the official return of one of…

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Posted in Security Advisory

Recently, over 45,000 VMware ESXi systems reached their end of life.

VMware ESXi 6.5 and ESXi 6.7 reached end-of-life on October 15, 2022, and will no longer receive technical support or security updates, putting the software…

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ESXi upgrade from 6.7 to 7.0 failed on libupgradepsadeviceconfig.so

I come across this strange issue that upgrades for ESXi 6.7 to 7.0 is failing on a few hosts with PSOD and the error being…

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