vCloud Components: vCloud Networking and security

vCloud Components: vCloud Networking and security vCloud Networking and Security is responsible for deploying and managing VMware® vShield Edge™ devices as requested by vCloud Director: •Edge gateway and vApp network devices •    Connects to the vCenter Server system through the VMware vSphere® API for vShield Edge deployment •    Manages configurations through VMware VIX API Virtual…

vCloud Components: vCenter Chargeback

vCloud Components: vCenter Chargeback vCenter Chargeback server: • Runs Web portal (Apache Tomcat server) for users and administrative interface • Abstracts vCenter Server and vCloud Director objects into the vCenter Chargeback hierarchy • Allows resource cost assignment aligned to vCloud Director resource allocation models • Generates cost and usage reports • Built-in load balancer for…

vCenter Chargeback Scaling

vCenter Chargeback Scaling Configure additional installations of vCenter Chargeback server to connect with the built-in load balancer that is included in the first instance. The load balancer spreads load from requests across multiple vCenter Chargeback servers. DataCollectors: Multiple instances can be installed and configured separately. • First instance is installed with vCenter Chargeback server (option…

vCloud Components: vCloud Connector

  vCloud Components: vCloud Connector vCloud Connector appliance: • The vCloud Connector appliance is a Tomcat server and embedded. Postgres database to bridge vCloud Director and vSphere environments. • vCloud Connector uses temporary storage to facilitate file transfer. vCloud Connector plug-in for vSphere Client: • Unified view across vSphere and private and public clouds •…

vCloud Connector Architecture

vCloud Connector Architecture vCloud Connector is a virtual appliance. vCloud Connector installs in vSphere and handles all the business logic of dealing with other clouds. The vCloud Connector UI is displayed in the vSphere Web Client through a browser plug-in.   You have two considerations about where to place your vCloud Connector appliance: The virtual…

Hide the Display Appearance Page

Hide the Display Appearance Page (All Windows) When enabled this setting hides the display settings appearance page. Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value, called “NoDispAppearancePage” and set it according to the value data below. Exit your registry, you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to…

Hide the Display Settings Page

Hide the Display Settings Page (All Windows) This option hides the Settings page from the display properties control. Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value, called “NoDispSettingsPage” and set it according to the value data below. Exit your registry, you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change…

VMware vSphere Replication

  vSphere Replication is a proprietary, host-based replication engine for VMware virtual machines. After initial replication of a virtual machine has been completed, changed blocks are tracked and only these deltas are sent to the target location. This approach lowers bandwidth utilization and enables more-aggressive recovery point objectives (RPOs) than manual, full-system virtual machine copies. What are use…

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

VMware vCenter Orchestrator is a development- and process-automation platform that provides a library of extensible workflows to allow you to create and run automated, configurable processes to manage the VMware vSphere infrastructure as well as other VMware and third-party technologies. (Or) VMware vRealize Orchestrator simplifies the automation of complex IT tasks and integrates with VMware…