Vmware Workstation 15 Pro – whats new

For a recent project I needed to provide access to a vmware virtual machine image and the tool of choice was VMWare workstation pro. If you haven’t used it – the product enables you to develop, test, demonstrate, and deploy software by running multiple x86-based Windows, Linux, and other operating systems simultaneously on the same […]

VM Explorer 4.1

Another release of the Trilead Backup tool brings new features which are more than welcome. Although I deal primarily with VMWare and relatively little with Hyper-V due to its lack of penetration in the local market – its good to see improved support for it. Support  for Hyper-V 2012 server File level restore for VHDX […]

Scrolling down the years – trouble installing Ubuntu in vmware vm on a Samsung Laptop

This tip relates to a very specific problem which is the creation of Ubuntu desktop virtual machine (32bit) on vmware vsphere client on a samsung 200B windows 7 laptop. The problem is that when trying to switch to the vm for the start of installation – movements of the scroll pad or external mouse are […]

Looking for VM performance visibility ?

Free download of the VMTurbo Operations Manager – Community Edition here The VMTurbo Operations Manager – enables you to: Gain visibility into your entire infrastructure See and identify problems in real time Generate performance and efficiency reports It  is the only FREE real-time performance monitoring solution without  limitations of how broadly it can be deployed […]