Mar 152009
 

Alan Renouf has posted an excellent two page cheat sheet on VMware Toolkit version 1.5.  The guide is a great way to learn how to leverage the toolkit to help you in your everyday life.  Some of the things covered are host cmdlets, vm cmdlets, folder cmdlets, and several other cmdlets.  The guide also list out some commands to get started and also has some commands for virtual machine tasks.  Please stop by and download it as this is a very valuable sheet of paper to have.

Download Link
http://virtu-al.net/Downloads/VIToolkitQuickReferenceGuide.pdf

Virtu-Al (Alan Renouf’s Site)
http://www.virtu-al.net

Nov 052008
 

Below is a video that was posted out on the Edge Microsoft site this morning.  It features Dai Vu talking about Hyper-V versus VMWare ESX.  Dai Vu also talks allot about SCVMM 2008 and how it compares to VMWare Virtual Center.  Please let me know what toughts you have after watching the video.



VMWare vs. Microsoft Virtualization

Oct 212008
 

Microsoft has released a new version of System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 for evaluation.  SCVMM 2008 is a piece of software that provides a management solution for virtualized environments.  Not only can you manage Hyper-V from SCVMM, but you can also manage other virtual hosts across multiple platforms.  This product lets you truly have a centralized management of your virtual IT infrastructure.

Microsoft Download Link
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=ED012990-6E86-4B43-9842-DA5C02FF1C83&displaylang=en#Overview