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VMWare View part 3

This video shows you last steps for vcenter server config in a windows based environment,please read what you are prompted to enter in the install process, it will save you a large amount of troubleshooting time . Use the embedded database unless you have an external one

VMWare View Part 2

This video shows you steps for VMWare View Installation, as you will need vCenter Server Windows based Installation for the whole set of View components, including the composer,security .... If you get any error about database users, just make sure that you apply AD policy, or Os policy concerning the password Complexity

vShield 5.1 configuration

vShield Manager 5.1 comes as an embedded appliance,in which you can also find the security components for applications,for data security. You need first of all to deploy you appliance,then connect it to the vCenter Server, and then install the additional components made avaible to you as shown in the video. Even if they are embedded in the appliance,you need to give them an additional ip address

VMWare View with Local Mode

VMWare view, the VDI solution of VMWare,comes with a local mode to let enduser be able to use their desktops even if they are not able to connect to their datacenter for a certain amount of time. Local Mode is a VM that s copied in your Desktop,and can be used via VMWare Workstation. The important thing is that your Disk is encrypted,and as soon as you get back connected to your datacenter,your virtual machine will be synchronised with the one managed by the center.

VMWare View with Local Mode

VMWare view, the VDI solution of VMWare,comes with a local mode to let enduser be able to use their desktops even if they are not able to connect to their datacenter for a certain amount of time. Local Mode is a VM that s copied in your Desktop,and can be used via VMWare Workstation. The important thing is that your Disk is encrypted,and as soon as you get back connected to your datacenter,your virtual machine will be synchronised with the one managed by the center.

vCloud Director 5.1 VDC provider

This video shows you how to configure you vcloud to be able to create VDCs: Every resource you are making avaible to your clients or endusers must be present within your data center,and to be able to fully publish an organisation you need a VDC. You will have first of all to attach a vcenter server, and deploy the vShield Manager appliance and attach it to the vCenter server.

vCloud Director 5.1 Getting Started

This videos shows you first steps with vCloud Director,after the deployment process it gets quite simple,you just have to enter the ip address of the appliance and then click the tab application home page,you will be redirected to the first configuration page where you ll have to enter admin details. You can get your liceense key from the vmware site

vCloud Director 5.1

This video will show you how to deploy vCloud Director, the VMWare cloud product by excellence. We will go through one of the first steps which is organisation creation. You can create several Organisations, but you need to keep in mind that you can only use resources avaible in your datacenter

VMWare vSphere Data Protection – File Level Restore

Video demonstration of the file level restore feature of the VMWare vSphere Data Protection Appliance. To perform a file level restore, which is equivalent to restoring single files from a backup set, you need to logon to your VM/virtual machine which is the target for the file restore, choose the restore point you need, recovery point and then navigate to the folder or files you need and restore them.

VMWare Data Protection Part 3

This videos shows you The VMWare Data Protection Appliance in action.When logged in your webclient,you will see a new plugin installed which is the Data Protection plugin. After selecting that section,you ll be able to create a backup job,and configure its policies and retention policies. This is the first full backup you will do and it s VM based

VMWare VSphere Data Protection part 2

This video shows you how to configure your Data Protection Appliance,DNS configuration prerequiesites to bind the appliance to vCenter Server and be able to use it. You ll have to put vcenterserver fqdn in the SSO parameter textbox.Be sure to include your vcenter server in the DNS server,because you ll need to access webclient to be able to use data protection plugin. Default login is root and default password is changeme

VMWare vMotion using vSphere 5.1

this video shows you how to implement vMotion using local storage.With 5.1 version it is possible but you will have the whole burden on your network so i advise you to use gigabit cards. To do so,you must select change host and datastore,even if you want to vmotion the VM up and running,you ll still be able to manipulate it

Managing VMWare vCenter Server Objects

This video will show you how to manage your vCenter Server Objects,Assign autorisations even when using single vcenter appliance,not linked to Active Directory,or LDAP... First of all,we create a local account in the linux system supporting the appliance,assign a password to that account. Then we just need to select the object we want to make avaible for that user,add the user and assign a specific role to it

VMWare View Composer Part 2

This video explains what type of clients are usable with vmware view 5, and intriduce Local mode which is an offline copy of you desktop virtual machine. It can be used on laptops,and it s synchronized with your connection server to let you have same data on both.The purpose of this,is to use Laptop resources when needed and servers resources. View Composer is the View tool used to deploy Desktop Virtual Machines from a single image,it creates deltas VM from a master image, that is used to apply patches,updates,security base lines from a single point

VMWare View Introduction

This video will introduce you to VDI,explain what are the advantages of using it: You have for sure old PCs and want to keep using them, but they don t have enough capacity for end user usage.You can turn these old PCs in thinclients,and let them be connected to you remote desktops,on a vsphere environment,and gain benefits of HA,Fault tolerance which is a ghost Virtual Machine running in background, as well as vMotion and storage vMotion. Then,from a master image,you will be able to deliver desktops,stream application that can be shared or deployed as MSI packages using View Composer