One of the most important values needed when monitoring, tracking, or managing any critical application is the time and date of the event. When deploying a workload on any public cloud, Date and Time is the first adjustment task of any cloud management team.
Sometimes you are required to re-deploy the ESXi host that was part of a vSAN cluster. If this unfortunate situation arises, and you find that you are not able to add the local disks to the vSAN cluster, it is because they are already registered to the old vSAN UUID? So, what to do?
vSphere 7.0 brings lots of great features and enhancements; but if you are like me and your home lab is based on the Intel NUCs (Intel’s Next Unit of Computing product line), I’m sure you are wondering if it’s a good idea to upgrade, or re-install, vSphere 7.0. Can the Intel NUCs handle the newly released version?
In times like these, many organisations are looking for an easier and faster way to offer their services to a broader audience. They want their internal services and external customers to be able access the organisation’s offerings from anywhere. When moving your critical workload to Azure cloud, you also, must plan to protect your workloads quickly and efficiently
VMware vSphere 7.0 introduced many great features. One of these features is vSAN 7.0 File Services. But if your organization is thinking of using this feature, what are the options available to you to protect your critical data saved on vSAN 7.0 File Service?
If you have been following the CloudOasis blog, you will be aware of the Community WebApp called Office 365 Backup Sizing Tool. Two years ago I came up with the idea of using WebApp and manual entry to estimate the size of your Office 365 Backup for storage and compute.
Migrating workloads from on-premises to a public cloud is a task that requires lots of detailed planning and preparation. It’s a team effort where every workload owner must be involved and engaged to reduce any negative impacts on the workload, the migration process, and the business.
It may be a requirement of your business to move your data and workload from one public cloud to another. In a world where there are many public cloud choices, this can be complex, cumbersome, and expensive; but, it is the business decision that has been made, and you have to comply.
Managing the backup of unstructured data presents a considerable challenge for any organization. The modern world generates enormous volumes of unstructured data every day. Yet, in the face of this enormous data flow, there is a dedicated workforce, you, protecting this data in backups.
Today’s technologies are making it easy for users to remotely connect to a workload and accomplish their tasks from their living room couch. As a System Administrator, you are responsible for the availability and performance of the workload, and will likely