Advertisements

Category: News

Steve Beaver and Tripwire have parted company

Steve informed me of this a couple of weeks ago, but asked me to keep it under my hat.  Well the news is now out of the bag and it is official.  Steve Beaver has left Tripwire.   Why, I hear you ask?   Well it is best to hear the news in Steve’s own words. Advertisements

Continue reading

Advertisements

esXpress Dramatically Reduces Seattle Financial Group’s VMware Recovery Time by 92%

esXpress Dramatically Reduces Seattle Financial Group’s VMware Recovery Time by 92% Well esxExpress has done it again,  to day PHD Virtual Technologis announced to winning of a new customer Seattle Financial Groupwho have standardised on esXpress for thier Business Optimization and Disaster Recovery in its Virtual Environment

Continue reading

Upps Life has been that hectic I missed our 1st Brithday

Well Planetvm.net is now 13 months old, having first posted on the 1st of December 2008. 

Continue reading

Major flaw with new Microsoft eOpen website

So today I went to go enter in a new license agreement to our eOpen account and noticed a new website layout.  After about 10 minutes of searching the site for where to add in the new agreement

Continue reading

IMPORTANT – MAJOR ISSUE WITH vSphere 4.0 U1 and Update Manager

Upgrading ESX 4.0 to 4.0 U1 using Update Manager fails or times out and rebooting the host results in a purple diagnostic screen

Continue reading

VMware Server 2.0.2 released

It appears to be release day today as VMware Server 2.0.2 has been released as well.  This is a maintenance release, so no new features.

Continue reading

Two VMware Security announcements

Today I received to mails from VMware regarding security announcements they are VMSA-2009-0014 and an update to VMSA-2009-0002.1 I have included the contents of both mails in this post.

Continue reading

Speed up, esXpress have an offer on

Just had an interesting email drop into my mailbox this morning that I thought I would share. Ai Virtualisation & PHD Virtual are pleased to offer esXpress Essentials for VMware Bundle! esXpress is the Award Winning Back Up and Data Protection solution for VMware. The bundle is available through Ai Virtualisation and limited to orders that have been registered …

Continue reading

Northern UK VMUG

Well, as stated on www.rtfm.co.uk, we Notherners are not to be outdone by the recent launch of an Irish and Scottish User Group – We have finally risen to the challenge and struck out on our own,  those that remember my attempting to start this over the previous years may well wonder why my name …

Continue reading

Fail your VCP4.0 and get a free re-take

Upgrade to VCP4! VMware is allowing participating candidates who fail a VMware Certified Professional on vSphere 4 exam (exam code – VCP410) to have a free re-take. Visit www.PearsonVUE.com/VMware/Upgrade for more details.  Click Here to enroll in the 2nd Shot/Upgrade Program. To read the full blurb click here