I must say that I respectfully disagree with VMware’s CEO, Pat Gelsinger on whether OpenStack will catch on in the enterprise. While he believes it won’t get traction in the near future, I believe quite the contrary and I’ll try to outline a few of the reasons. First and foremost, OpenStack is moving rapidly to […]
August 21, 2013 9:11 am2,163 views
June 27, 2013 7:58 am3,344 views
Over the past decade, SUSE has been a pioneer in helping to develop and commercialize enterprise virtualization technologies. This is the first post in a series outlining what we have done in the virtualization space and what we are planning to do—and there is a lot! Let’s first look at the history: in June 2006, […]
July 23, 2012 6:10 pm3,248 views
Since SUSE and VMware announced a partnership around Linux on vSphere, thousands of VMware customers have taken advantage of the entitlement for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server patches and updates that is included with their vSphere support contract. If you’re looking for additional reasons why it makes sense to choose SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMware […]
June 7, 2011 4:40 pm1,989 views
Here’s a new Q&A about using a single SLES subscription for multiple VMs.
March 11, 2011 11:26 am5,208 views
My setup is 3 servers running in VMware Workstation, using an iSCSI backed disk for the shared storage. At the end of following this guide, you should have a 3-node HAE cluster, with 2 of the nodes running SMT and the 3rd node load balancing client requests between the 2 nodes.
October 27, 2010 5:06 pm23,471 views
Creating a Standard Server Template in VMware greatly reduces the time needed to deploy new servers and eliminates variations in servers caused by multiple engineers building from a guide.
June 9, 2010 11:26 am1,155 views
June 9, 2010 9:46 am1,187 views
Today, Novell and VMware announced the expansion of their partnership to include a new offer of VMware vSphere bundled with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) from Novell. In addition, VMware has selected Novell’s SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as the standard OS for all VMware product appliances and will recommend Studio as the build tool for all SLES based appliances.
September 22, 2009 11:16 am5,621 views
Currently if a user tries to install VMware-Workstation-6.5.0-xxxxxx.x86_64.rpm on SLE 11 (SLED/SLES 11 64 bit), the installation of VMware goes through fine, but if the user tries to launch the VMware workstation it fails. Here’s a solution from Praveen Prakash.
June 3, 2009 6:47 pm20,414 views
Rajesh Battala explains how to add additional virtual hard disks and get them to work inside the Guest OS in a VMware virtual environment.