Category: VMware

Time-out ESXI embedded client 0

Adjust timeout value ESXi Embedded Host Client

I love to use the ESXi Embedded Host Client next to vCenter in my lab. It's quick, it provide most of the functionality and best of it all it has a functioning VM console when accessing it from a MAC. The ESXi Embedded Host Client time-out default is set to...

vSphere 5.5 Home lab

vSphere 5.5 Home lab

For a while I’ve been using three Dell R610 servers in my home lab. The machines specs are quite decent, each server equipped with two Intel Xeon 5530 CPUs, 48GB of memory and four 1GB NICs. With a total of 24 cores (48 HT Threads) and 144GB of memory the...

Installing Exchange Jetstress without full installation media.

Installing Exchange Jetstress without full installation media.

I believe in testing environments with applications that will be used in the infrastructure itself. Pure synthetic workloads, such as IOmeter, are useful to push hardware to their theoretical limit but that’s about it. Using a real life workload, common to your infrastructure, will give you a better understanding of...