VirtualBox Introduction

VirtualBox Introduction VirtualBox Introduction: What is my aim with this post? It is to give you a good introduction to Oracle’s VirtualBox so you know all about it and what it can do. This is not a tutorial on how to install it and do things with it, more of an introductory overview with enough detail to whet your appetite. What? So, what is VirtualBox? Well, it is an open source virtualization solution suitable for most laptop and desktop computers. Some people may ask what virtu...
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VCP-NV: Deploying NSX Manager

VCP-NV: Deploying NSX Manager Finally in this series on VCP-NV we get to doing some practical stuff with NSX – I’ve been looking forward to this part of the blueprint. So, we’ll drive straight in, beginning with deploying the NSX Manager appliance. There will be a follow up post on installing the remaining NSX components. Preparing your Environment for NSX Installation There are a few requirements for deploying NSX, documented here. Be aware of the resource requirements for the various NSX co...
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Vmware Thinapp Creating a Thinapp

Vmware Thinapp Creating a Thinapp This tutorial will guide you through how to install Vmware Thinapp Packager, in which after we will package Firefox 4 into a Thinapp Package. This tutorial is performed on a baseline or SOE desktop image of Windows 7. Firstly create a base line snapshot so that you can revert to this snapshot at the end of this tutorial. Note: I will be using VMware-ThinApp-Enterprise-4.6.1-361923.exe in this tutorial 1. Double click on the Vmware Thinapp Enterprise file ...
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