#backup #operations #vsphere

Nakivo Backup & Replication, What's New in v7?

Nakivo is a solution for VMware backup, replication and recovery. It offers image-based VM backup (onsite, offsite or to Amazon cloud), replicate VM to create and maintain identical copies of source VMs on distant ESXi hosts, provide instant VM recovery or granular recovery (files, Active Directory or Exchange objects), and so on. Nakivo Backup & Replication is designed to to be easily plugged into virtual and cloud environments: the 1st time I tried it, I only needed 30 minutes to download the OVA, deploy the product, configure it and do my first backup (see screenshot below). ...

#load balancing #nsx

NSX Load Balancer: Under the Hood

Although NSX Load Balancer is not usually the feature that makes customers buy NSX, it’s quite commonly used. Included from the Advanced version, NSX-V Load Balancer offers L4 (TCP/UDP) and L7 (HTTP/HTTPS) load balancing, multiple SSL options (SSL Offload, SSL Passthrough or SSL End-to-End), in-line (transparent mode) or one-arm (proxy mode) load balancing, and many other features. The load balancing features and functionalities natively supported in NSX-V cover most of the type requirements found in real life deployments. ...

#docker

Kitematic, a desktop GUI for Docker on Mac OS

You’re interested in Docker but not comfortable with CLI? You have a Mac? Kitematic is for you! :) Kitematic is a desktop GUI application for Docker. Kitematic is an open source project built to simplify and streamline using Docker on a Mac or Windows (coming soon) PC. Kitematic automates the Docker installation and setup process and provides an intuitive graphical user interface (GUI) for running Docker containers. To run Docker containers on your Mac, Kitematic will automatically download and install latest version of VirtualBox and start a Linux VM on top of it. ...

#vmware #vsphere

365-day licenses with EVALExperience by VMware

To evaluate or test VMware products, you need hardware of course, but you need licenses as well. And to get those licenses, you have mainly the choice between three options: use the 60 days trial period, buy real licenses, be part of the vExpert program: the vExperts receive 365-day eval keys for multiple products (vCloud Suite, Horizon Suite, SRM, vRealize Operations, ITBM, VSAN, Log Insight, Workstation/Fusion, etc.). ...