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October 18, 2018

Mount iSCSI Block Storage on VMware ESXi 6.5U2

It seems like pretty much everyone is using VMware ESXi virtualization nowadays. In this article, I'll cover how to mount IBM Cloud Block Storages onto this popular hypervisor using the iSCSI protocol.

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October 18, 2018

Explore the Best of IBM @ VMworld Europe This November

Attending VMworld 2018 in Barcelona? As you finalize your conference schedule, we’ve made a list of the Top Five sessions and activities you won’t want to miss. Don’t forget to put some time on your calendar to meet with IBM executives and SMEs as well.

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October 18, 2018

New Builders Podcast Ep. 43: From 3 Months to 8 Hours—The Evolution of VM Deployment

New Builders Podcast Episode 43: VMworld and VMware with Simon Kofkin-Hansen. The New Builders Podcast is back! We're now a part of the New Builders Initiative on the IBM Cloud Blog, and we're going to continue to bring you interesting guests and deep dives into fascinating topics in the cloud world.

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October 11, 2018

Using VMware Update Manager in Your VCS Instance

One of the great things about VMware on IBM Cloud is that you can use your existing tools and knowledge straight away. The VMware folks have integrated VMware Update Manager directly into the vCenter Server Appliance that is automatically deployed in your VCS instance.

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October 8, 2018

Ready, Set, Go! Migrate Your WebSphere App to Virtual Machines in the Cloud

Based on Kubernetes, IBM Cloud Private makes it easy to stand up an elastic runtime. For workload styles that need to stay in VMs, we’ve added WebSphere Application Server for IBM Cloud Private VM Quickstarter as an option. It’s a rapid way to migrate your traditional WebSphere app to an up-to-date V9 runtime integrated with IBM Cloud Private Core Operational Services.

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September 4, 2018

IBM @ VMworld US 2018: Innovation, Collaboration, and Resiliency

The IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions team was hard at work in the desert for VMworld US 2018. From data centers to cloud, this conference is focused around accelerating the journey to a software-defined business.

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August 27, 2018

Announcing VMware vCloud Availability for vCloud Director – Limited Availability

IBM Cloud is excited to announce the limited availability of VMware vCloud Availability for vCloud Director, a disaster recovery solution based on a consumption model that reduces costs significantly and allows you to utilize familiar VMware tooling.

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August 22, 2018

Layer 2 Extension Lifecycle with VMware HCX: Stretch Before You Extend and Transition Peacefully

Migration of workloads can be daunting, but infrastructure hybridity with VMware Hybrid Cloud Extension (HCX) on IBM Cloud can ease the anxiety and provide a true hybrid cloud experience for workload portability, agility, disaster recovery, and business continuity.

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August 20, 2018

Exciting New Enhancements in the Latest VMware on IBM Cloud Release

IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions is pleased to announce our most recent release of VMware vCenter Server (VCS) and VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) offerings on IBM Cloud—Version 2.5.

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