Tag: VCDX

Oct 04

Has VMware effectively killed the VCDX program?

I noticed a tweet recently by a person I respect, Craig Kilborn. Craig had just written a blog post about why he was pleased that he didn’t pass the defense part of the VCDX. The arguments he made in the article were cogent, and I found myself agreeing with them. They aligned with my view of the …

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May 18

VCDX BrownBag #6 – Rapid Provisioning Revision

On the 11th May, we had our VCDX brownbag on Rapid provisioning. now those of you who checked in will know we has some technical issues with the lab, and I had issues with my Microphone, my Skype is playing up, but ,my issues are not pertinent to this discussion so without further ado, lets …

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May 10

VCDX Brownbag #6 – Rapid Provisioning

In this iteration of the bi-weekly VCDX brown-bag, Cody and I will be dealing with ESX Rapid provisioning,or to be precise objective 8 from the Enterprise Admin Blueprint. We are hoping to build a kickstart script, don’t worry we will explain each section and the commands that make the up.  Finally we will run a …

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May 04

Brownbag VCDX #5 – Open Topic

After a couple of teething issues regarding copyright over the VCDX questions,  Cody and I are pleased to be able to post the video of VCDX Brownbag #5.  this was quite a lively session as the interaction caused by the Q & A section was entertaining. ProfessionalVMware VCDX Brown Bag #5 from ProfessionalVMware on Vimeo. …

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Apr 11

Bi-Weekly Brownbag – VCDX 13th April

This bi-weekly’s  brownbag hosted by Cody Bunch and myself  is to cover DRS Clusters & Performance Monitoring, and hopefully we will have some fun while we’re at it. As usual the necessary details are as follows: Date/Time: Tuesday, April 13, 2010 @ 2PM CST (8pm BST 9pm CET) Registration: Here! Bring any questions you may …

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Feb 14

VCDX – Revision Burst Part1

As you may be aware , Cody Bunch and myself have joined forces to create a Brown Bag series for the VCDX exams, the first session concentrated on vNetworking via the Command line – now remember that the current Advanced Admin exam is based on VI3 so no vNDS. below are the commands that we investigated on the first Brown Bag session.

Feb 11

VCDX Brown Bag

For those of you wondering as to when the second installment of the VCDX Brownbag series is, all I can say Cody and I have not forgotten you 😀  The seas of change surround us regarding the presentation of BrownBag so please be patient and await a signficant anouncement,  our adventure with DimDim did not …

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Feb 04

The First Brown Bag VCDX Session is locked and loaded

Following up on the interest from our last post, Cody Bunch and I will be running the first of what should become a series of VCDX Enterprise Admin Brown Bag sessions. The topic this week will be the CLI. So all the good things like the ESXCFG c0mmands and useful Linux commands etc will be …

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Oct 22

Sitting at the feet of the master

What is out lined below is the sage advice in the form of tweets from of one of the senior members of the VCDX defence panel