Add VLAN tagging to COS and VMkernel portgroup

I had need to tag the service console and vmkernel portgroups well after the fact of building a bunch of ESX server.  It’s actually pretty easy to do.  Command is: esxcfg-vswitch -p <Portgroup Name> -v <VLAN ID> <vSwitch Name> `esxcfg-vswitch -p Service Console -v 999 vSwitch0` From there the easy way of change the VMkernel […]

Career Changes

This isn’t nearly as glamorous as the flurry of announcements being made about the joining of Chad’s vArmy but is a big one for myself.  I’ve just made the move on to a new employer, Data Strategy, as a Consultant focusing on VMware technologies.  This is a move I’ve been looking at making though it’s […]