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Use VMware Tools Client to Interact with a VM without Network Connectivity

There are people playing with VMware products, others creating scripts or helping the community; you also have a completely different kind of people who are creating tools in their free time, such as Pierre. :) After developing the vROps notification plugin that allows to send REST request automatically when an alarm is triggered in vROps, or the VMware Certificate Toolkit, Pierre released yesterday the VMware Tools Client beta that allows you to interact with a VM without network connectivity. ...

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Application dependencies with vCenter Infrastructure Navigator

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator (VIN) is a component of the Operations Management Suite which automatically discovers application services, and allows you to visualize relationships and to map dependencies of applications in vSphere Web Client. The discovery and mapping of the application services that exist on virtual machines and their interdependencies permits to understand the relation among them. Infrastructure Navigator is doing its awesomeness without the need for additional agents as it leverages VMware Tools: it’s quite a Fire-and-Forget application. ...