Deploying VMC on AWS

I recently had an opportunity to work with a customer in setting up and configuring a VMware on Amazon Web Service (AWS) Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) as part of their cloud migration journey. The customers’ solution includes moving some of their applications to AWS EC2 instances, and the bulk of their applications will be […]

Home Lab Upgrades

I just confirmed that the Intel NUC 5i5MYHE will accept 16GB Low Profile SODIMMs. Specificall, I used a 32GB Kit  which I bought on eBay, it was a 32GB (2x16GB) Memory PC3L-12800 SODIMM For Laptop DDR3L-1600MHz RAM. Removing the 2x8GB  SODIMMs and replacing them with the 16GB SODIMMs the system booted right up without any issues. […]

VMWare 6.5 Lab Upgrade

I decided to upgrade my home lab. My home lab is based on Virten excellent write up on using Intel NUC’s 5th generation series in a Lab scenario. I have 2 of the NUC5i5MYHE configured with 1 – 64GB M.2 SSD, 1 – 16GB PCI SSD, 2 – 8GB DDR3L RAM modules using the single 1GB NIC which I have […]