Recently, I had a task assigned to me to get SFTP up and running on a Windows 2008 server. I did some Googling and found a few resources, but only by combining the various bits of information was I able to get it up and running. I thought I'd throw … [Continue reading] about Setting up SFTP on Windows 2008
When I first decided to blog about this, I started doing some Googling for resources. I ran across an excellent post by Simon Long that talked about using vMA’s vilogger capabilities for remote logging, but his blog post was written with 4.0 in mind, … [Continue reading] about ESXi 4.1 remote log collection with VMware vMA 4.1
Update: This has been resolved in the 1.3 release of the Toolkit. I ran into a bug while trying to write a script that would cycle through all of my NetApp filers and change the root password. The issue was that I was unable to pass a PSCredential … [Continue reading] about NetApp PowerShell Credential Bug (Fixed!)
Chances are good that you’ve run into an OVF/OVA from a variety of sources: as a packaged application or appliance from a vendor, as a download from the VMware community appliances site, or even while physically moving virtual machine files from one … [Continue reading] about OVA’s and OVF’s: What are they, and what’s the difference?
You're not a leader if you're not effective. What I mean is, even though you may have the title or the authority, it doesn't do much good if you're not effective at leading people. Sure, you can rule over people by enforcing your will, but without … [Continue reading] about In search of effective leadership