vSphere Auto Deploy
Posted by Askar Kopbayev on
August 22, 2016
The Auto Deploy is one of the underestimated vSphere features. I have seen many vSphere Designs where using Auto Deploy was outlined as overcomplicating and manual build of ESXi servers was preferred. That is pretty frustrating as we, as IT professionals, strive to automate as much as possible in our day to day work.
Configuring Auto Deploy is definitely not as simple as VSAN for instance, but using Auto Deploy really pays off when you manage hundreds and thousands of ESXi hosts.
Top 5 Best Utilities for your vSphere infrastructure presented on VMware Labs in 2015
Posted by Alex Samoylenko on
February 9, 2016
On VMware Labs site you can read about new utilities which can simplify the management of VMware vSphere virtualization infrastructure. They help administrators to solve their everyday problems. The following list includes the tools with functions description.
- VMware Auto Deploy GUI – deployment of ESXi hosts with friendly interface and vSphere 6 support.
With help of VMware Auto Deploy GUI you can make profiles presetting and deploy new VMware ESXi 6 hosts for Stateless-environment directly from the GUI VMware vSphere Client: