A note on #vCenter 5.5 #upgrade and the size of the DB partition on the target #VCSA appliance #vexpert

Ran into an interesting issue during a 5.5 to 6.5 migration. During phase 2 of the installation (final configuration of the target VCSA), this would fail with the error: “Insufficient space on the appliance partition to accommodate all the data for upgrade data option ‘core'” Digging into the VCSA logbundle, various logs reported an issue
Read More »

NLVMUG2018 – Speaking on NSX microsegmentation and a community panel discussion #vexpert

Its always exiting to speak publicly and this year I am setting my bar higher by participating in 2 sessions. First up is a panel discussion that I was very happy to be invited to by Francisco Perez van der Oord, one of the directors of ITQ. We will have a 45 min flow of topics
Read More »

1st Nov. I will be speaking on #NSX #micro-segmentation in practice at the Infosecurity Expo #vexpert

1st of November at 13:00 I will be speaking at the SecurityInfo / Data & Cloud Expo about our experiences with NSX micro-segmentation https://www.infosecurity.nl/seminar/X103 https://www.dncexpo.nl/seminar/X103 In this 45 min talk I will discuss  the details of managing micro-segmentation with the VMware NSX Distributed Firewall function. Does it live up to the promise, what are the pitfalls
Read More »