Author: Piotr Tarnawski

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Posted in Security Advisory

Someone is encrypting an unpatched VMware ESXi 6.X servers that are open to the internet.

Warnings are being issued by administrators, hosting providers, and the French Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-FR) that attackers are actively targeting VMware ESXi servers that…

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Posted in Virtualization

Photon OS 5.0 Beta: Get Your Hands on the Latest Update Today!

Introduction: Photon OS is an open-source Linux operating system designed for cloud-native applications, cloud platforms, and VMware infrastructure. It is optimized to run containers, offering…

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Posted in Security Advisory

VMware ESXi 7.0 Update 3j has been released today!

This patch addresses the following issues: Build Details Download Filename:VMware-ESXi-7.0U3j-21053776-depotBuild:21053776Download Size:379.0 MBmd5sum:7f67b843759aacc1a05d2074149bcc9bsha256checksum:ddff86dcdbe00180b7c6281770715a40c597c12f8c60ecee980167c25ada45eaHost Reboot Required:YesVirtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required:Yes Components ComponentBulletinCategorySeverityESXi Component – core ESXi VIBsESXi_7.0.3-0.70.21053776BugfixCriticalESXi…

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Posted in Security Advisory

A vulnerability has been discovered in VMware’s vRealize Log Insight

Multiple vulnerabilities in VMware vRealize Log Insight were privately reported to VMware. These vulnerabilities affect users of VMware’s vRealize Log Insight, a log collection and…

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Posted in vROps

Aria Operations – Dashboard to display the cost of running virtual machines (VMs) based on the t-shirt size of the VMs.

Aria Operations (formerly known as vROps – vRealize Operations) is a powerful monitoring and analytics platform for virtualized environments. One of its key features is…

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Posted in Virtualization

Understanding VMware VMmark: A Guide to Benchmarking Virtualized Environments

What is VMware VMmark VMware VMmark is a benchmarking tool that measures the performance of virtualized environments and compares them to industry standards. It uses…

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Posted in Storage

#Intel Optane in #VMware environment – sample hardware from #vExpert program and Intel.

As technology continues to advance, the demand for faster and more efficient storage solutions increases. One such solution is the Intel Optane SSD, a new…

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Posted in vSphere

What is vSphere Replication Calculator and how to use it?

vSphere Replication is a feature of VMware’s vSphere platform that enables the replication of virtual machines (VMs) from one location to another. This feature allows…

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Posted in Virtualization

Opportunity Alert: Free VCP Cloud Training for VMware Certification!

Are you looking to get VMware certified? If so, there’s an opportunity you don’t want to miss. For a limited time only, VMware is offering…

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Posted in PowerShell vCenter Virtual Machines

Let’s talk about snapshots! Snapshots Explained!

A VMware snapshot is a point-in-time copy of the virtual machine’s state, including its virtual disk files and configuration. Snapshots are used to capture the…

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