Category: VMware

Kubernetes, Tanzu, Telco, VMware

TKG with Multiple vCenters and VMC pt. 2

When I wrote this post I didn’t anticipate there would be a part 2. In that last post I got stumped trying to split a TKG cluster across multiple vCenter Servers, one being VMC’s hosted vCenter Server and the other vCenter Server I installed on VMC to manage remote ESXi hosts. Well I’m happy to report with some help from…Read MoreTKG with Multiple vCenters and VMC pt. 2

Kubernetes, Tanzu, VMware

Enable Auto Completion for Tanzu CLI on macOS with ZSH

Since I’ve been doing a larger then usual amount of work with TKG I wanted to enable auto completion. Tanzu cli provides the means for both zsh and bash shell’s, but I was running into an issue getting it to work with zsh on macOS, which is my default shell. I searched for a good 30 minutes and couldn’t find…Read MoreEnable Auto Completion for Tanzu CLI on macOS with ZSH

Telco, VMware

New Telco and Edge Cloud Reference Architectures

January is shaping up to be a great month for the Telco and Edge Cloud business unit. On top of new product releases such as Telco Cloud Automation 1.8 we have just release two new reference architectures. Since joining this BU it’s been a goal of mine to start with a clean slate on our RA’s and this time around…Read MoreNew Telco and Edge Cloud Reference Architectures

Kubernetes, Tanzu, VMware

Adding CA Certs to vSphere Workload Management for use with external Harbor Instances

Today I was working in my lab, which already has an external harbor instance and some TKG clusters. I wanted to deploy workload management on one of my vSphere clusters, the NSX-T version which uses the ESXi hosts as worker nodes. I’ve deployed this many times and it works great. Something I hadn’t done, nor could I find documented, was…Read MoreAdding CA Certs to vSphere Workload Management for use with external Harbor Instances

Certification, VCDX, VMware

Homelab BOM / Hardware

If you haven’t already I encourage you to check out William Lam’s Homelab build page where the community is sharing details on what they’re using to run their labs. This is a great resource for the community and it’s interesting to me, as a VMware employee, to see what’s being used/tested out there. So here’s what I currently have going…Read MoreHomelab BOM / Hardware

NSX, VMware Validated Designs, VMworld

My VMworld 2018 US Session Recordings

VMworld 2018 US is in the bags, but all the sessions are posted for the public at https://videos.vmworld.com. If you missed any of the public sessions I presented and want to check them here are the direct links: NSX-T Enabled Workload Domains: The Validated Designs/Cloud Foundation Way (PRV2623BU) – Play Video VMware Validated Designs: Ask Us Anything! (PRV2925PU) – Play Video…Read MoreMy VMworld 2018 US Session Recordings

NSX, VMware Validated Designs, VMworld

My VMworld US 2018 Sessions

Despite the fact that I’m on paternity leave for this dude for the summer, VMworld still marches on. This year, I’ll be presenting the following sessions with some other great individuals. If you’re interested in the VMware Validated Designs, NSX-T and a little Cloud Foundation check out these sessions. If you’re a TAM customer I’ll also be presenting on the…Read MoreMy VMworld US 2018 Sessions