Azure Announcement in December 2021
By: Date: 28/12/2021 Categories: azure Tags:

Microsoft Azure Announcement December 2021 learn2skills Welcome to Azure Compute Covering:  Azure CycleCloud, Azure Dedicated Host, Azure Functions, Azure VMware Solution by CloudSimple, Batch, Cloud Services, Linux Virtual Machines, SAP HANA on Azure Large Instances, Service Fabric, Virtual Machines, Virtual Machine Scale Sets  Azure HPC – CycleCloud 8.2.1 is now generally available  Azure VMware SDDC…

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AWS- Announcements December 2021
By: Date: 25/12/2021 Categories: AWS Tags:

AMAZON WEB SERVICES by Learn2Skills News Updated- December-2021 what’s new for you Featured Announcements Amazon EC2 C6i instances are now available in 10 additional regions Read More Amazon EC2 R6i instances are now available in 8 additional regions Read More Amazon EC2 M6i instances are now available in 2 additional regions Read More Amazon Nimble…

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Configure log sources to forward logs to vRealize Log Insight Cloud
By: Date: 22/12/2021 Categories: VMware Tags:

I will describe the following for vRealize Log Insight Cloud  What is a Log Source ?  A log source is component (hardware or software) which generates log data. It could be either a physical (server, storage, or network) device in your private cloud or any software/tool running in private/public cloud.   Following table illustrates some of the…

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New in vRealize Network Insight Cloud and vRealize Network Insight 6.4 for NSX-T 3.2
By: Date: 10/12/2021 Categories: VMware

vRealize Network Insight Cloud is available as a SaaS or on-premises solution for end-to-end network visibility, troubleshooting, and analytics. It works closely with NSX-T 3.2. vRealize Network Insight Cloud also helps optimize multi-cloud network performance with troubleshooting capabilities for applications, virtual machines, physical servers, or Kubernetes. NSX Federation Customers use NSX Federation to scale across…

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DR and Migration Plan for VMware Cloud Director
By: Date: 01/12/2021 Categories: vExpert,VMware Tags:

VMware Cloud Director Availability 4.3 presents the DR and Migration Plans. This new feature will help Providers and their tenants define the exact steps to perform during failover or migration.  There is a new menu called Recovery Plans where both DR and Migration plans can be created. Even though tenants can also access this menu, it is not available…

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Deploy Azure Kubernetes Services
By: Date: 30/11/2021 Categories: azure Tags:

Azure Kubernetes Service is a managed Kubernetes cluster in Azure, Users are only required to manage and maintain agent nodes. Features Include in AKS. Advanced Networking Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) Identity and Security Management Container health logs and monitoring GPU-enabled nodes AKS Terminology Pools are groups of nodes with identical configurations.Nodes are individual virtual…

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Secure hybrid access to Amazon S3 using AWS PrivateLink #aws
By: Date: 04/11/2021 Categories: AWS Tags:

AWS PrivateLink for Amazon S3 enables on-premises applications to privately and securely access Amazon S3 over AWS Direct Connect private virtual interface or AWS Site to Site VPN. The Interface VPC Endpoints for Amazon S3 allow security administrators to control which users can access which data in S3 from on premises and cross-Region using their own private IP addresses over a…

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Red Hat OpenShift Service on AWS: private clusters with AWS PrivateLink
By: Date: 03/11/2021 Categories: amazonwebservices,AWS Tags:

Red Hat OpenShift Service on AWS (ROSA) clusters can be deployed in a few ways, public, private, and private with PrivateLink. Public and private clusters both have the OpenShift cluster accessible to the internet and define whether the application workloads running on OpenShift are private or not. However, there are customers with a requirement for both the…

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Monitor your networks using Azure Network Watcher
By: Date: 31/10/2021 Categories: azure Tags:

Azure Network Watcher is a regional service that enables you to monitor and diagnose conditions at a network scenario level in, to, and from Azure. Scenario level monitoring enables you to diagnose problems at an end-to-end network level view. Network diagnostic and visualization tools available with Network Watcher help you understand, diagnose, and gain insights…

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Integrate your App Service with Azure virtual networks
By: Date: 28/10/2021 Categories: azure Tags:

Virtual network integration for Azure servicesIntegrating Azure services to an Azure virtual network enables private access to the service from virtualmachines or compute resources in the virtual network. You can integrate Azure services in your virtualnetwork with the following options:● Deploying dedicated instances of the service into a virtual network. The services can then be…

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vSphere Lifecycle Manager UI – what’s new in vSphere 7.0 update releases
By: Date: 27/10/2021 Categories: VMware Tags:

Since its introduction in vSphere 7.0.GA, vSphere Lifecycle Manager (VLCM) User Interface for vSphere Client (HTML-based) was gradually improved through subsequent update releases. Let’s see some of the features that have been added since it was released. Importing image from a host while creating a cluster, you can now choose an ESXi host to extract the…

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Pods fail to attach or detach volumes
By: Date: 26/10/2021 Categories: VMware Tags:

When using the vSphere CSI driver in a multi cluster Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition (TKGI) environment, pods start failing to attach or detach volumes.  Cause The vSphere CSI driver uses the cluster-id for the volume create spec. If there are multiple kubernetes clusters in the same vSphere using the same cluster-id, each time one of…

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Building containers images for AWS Marketplace containers-based product with AWS CodePipeline
By: Date: 26/10/2021 Categories: AWS Tags:

AWS Marketplace simplifies the way customers find, subscribe, and deploy software that runs on AWS. At Re:invent 2018, AWS Marketplace for Containers was launched for customers to discover and buy container products in AWS Marketplace. The product selection spans categories such as high-performance computing, security, and developer tools. In December 2020, AWS Marketplace announced an…

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vRealize Automation Learn Sites
By: Date: 25/10/2021 Categories: VMware Tags:

New learn sites that focus on each of the services in vRealize Automation, all accessible from the Learn vRealize Automation portal: Learn vRealize Automation Learn Cloud Assembly Learn Code Stream Learn Service Broker Learn SaltStack Config Learn Orchestrator These new developer-focussed sites aim to provide in-depth resources as a living technical reference for each service,…

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Creating Zone-redundant storage for managed disks
By: Date: 24/10/2021 Categories: azure Tags:

Zone-redundant storage replicates your data across three storage clusters in a region. Each cluster is physically separated from the other two, which means that each cluster is supplied by separate utilities, such as power or networking.If there’s an outage in a datacenter, you can still access your data from another availability zone in that region….

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VMware 2021 VMworld keynote
By: Date: 12/10/2021 Categories: VMware Tags:

Tanzu Community Edition (Tanzu Community Edition) VMware Tanzu Community Edition is a full-featured, easy-to-manage Kubernetes platform for learners and users VMware SASE VMware CASB VMware Cloud Director 10.3 release (Not unique for VMworld, but still fairly new –> Just Released VMware Cloud Director 10.3 – Partner News ) VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Now Supports NVIDIA GPUs in Amazon Web…

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Running GPU-based container applications with Amazon ECS Anywhere
By: Date: 10/10/2021 Categories: amazonwebservices,AWS Tags:

Tens of thousands of customers have already migrated their on-premises workloads to the cloud for the past decade, however we’ve also seen a number of workloads that are not simply able to move to the cloud. Rather, those workloads are needed to remain on-premise due to data residency, network latency, regulatory, or compliance considerations. Back…

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Planning & Preparation for Site Protection and Disaster Recovery with VMware Cloud Foundation
By: Date: 10/10/2021 Categories: VMware Tags:

Enabling Site Protection The Site Protection and Disaster Recovery Solution is enabled with a new drop-down option found in the VMware Cloud Foundation Planning and Preparation Workbook. This new drop-down provides you several options: Exclude: If you don’t want this VCF instance to participate in any Site Protection and Disaster Recovery relationship with another instance…

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Announcement of Azure VMware Solution support for VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer #VMwareNSX #azure
By: Date: 10/10/2021 Categories: VMware Tags:

With NSX Advanced Load Balancer (NSX ALB), enterprise-class applications with local load balancing, global server load balancing (GSLB), and Web Application Firewall (WAF) for workloads running on Azure VMware Solution. You can deploy the delivery service. As your data center grows or migrates from on-premises to Azure VMware Solution, NSX ALB’s full-featured load balancer enables customers…

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How to configure vCloud Usage Meter 4.4 LDAP Authentication #VMware
By: Date: 10/10/2021 Categories: VMware Tags:

PurposeThe following information provides a sample configuration on how to get an LDAP setup with Usage Meter.  Resolution Pre-requisites: A configured LDAP server. Procedure Below is the sample configuration of a user LDAP authentication with Usage Meter. Replace the contents of /ec/nslcd.conf with information from your environment. See the example below: [email protected] [ /etc ]# cat /etc/nslcd.conf…

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