How to use Browser based REST Client for Oracle Public Cloud REST API

OPC Dashboard

In my last article I discussed about deploying applications on top of OPC using Bitnami and promised that we will base this article for further development of OPC based environments programatically. One of the main component of such development is knowing Continue reading How to use Browser based REST Client for Oracle Public Cloud REST API

Publishing Apps to Oracle Cloud using Bitnami

OPC Launchpad

As many of you know by now that I have joined Oracle as Product Manager for their Public Cloud division focusing on IaaS Product Management. These days, I’m working quite a lot on the Open Source / DevOps tools chain Continue reading Publishing Apps to Oracle Cloud using Bitnami

Experimenting with the REST API – What Tools can I use? – Part V

FF-SS-1

Author : Michael A. Haines In this blog post we are going to continue looking at the common tools that enable you to interact with the REST API and in particular the Firefox RESTClient 2.0.3 Extension. We will cover : Continue reading Experimenting with the REST API – What Tools can I use? – Part V

Book Release – NSX for vSphere (A Foundation of SDDC) & What’s Next ?

NSX for vSphere

Ok, so yeah I know that since quite a long time I did not write a single article. Well, no excuse but I moved from South-East Asia to England now and was taking a bit of time to settle down. In the Continue reading Book Release – NSX for vSphere (A Foundation of SDDC) & What’s Next ?

A battle well fought with Ruby, Typhoeus & libcURL

Typhoeus

Lately I am working on little too much on VMware Integrated OpenStack and trying to make every possible configuration automated. As you know VIO (VMware Integrated OpenStack) exposed the same OpenStack API, however, this is not the case with some of Continue reading A battle well fought with Ruby, Typhoeus & libcURL

US Patent – Assignment of Applications in a Virtual Machine Environment based on Data Access Pattern

Assignment of applications in a VM and then map it to a particular datastore is always troublesome because we need to consider so many things. That is just not from the physical storage side but also from VM or virtualization Continue reading US Patent – Assignment of Applications in a Virtual Machine Environment based on Data Access Pattern

Dynamic VM IOps Control Based on Application I/O Profiling & VM I/O Usage Trend Analysis – A Patent

US Patent “GRANT” – Dynamic VM IOps Control Based on Application I/O Profiling & VM I/O Usage Trend Analysis /cc @DuncanYB Many of you have asked me to publish the work that we have done in our patent(s). However, as you Continue reading Dynamic VM IOps Control Based on Application I/O Profiling & VM I/O Usage Trend Analysis – A Patent

vNUMA Enhancement in vSphere 6.0

VirtualNUMA

This post is show you the vNUMA enhancement that VMware brings in to the table with the release of it’s newest vSphere 6.0 hypervisor family. But before I move ahead, I wanted to set the stage about vNUMA and then Continue reading vNUMA Enhancement in vSphere 6.0

Removing multi machine from vRA doesn’t remove IP reservation

vCACNWIssue

To me last week was marked as BUGgy week as I hit way too many bugs in different products that I was working on. This post is about one of the strange and weirdest thing that I have noticed while working on Continue reading Removing multi machine from vRA doesn’t remove IP reservation

Improved Memory Overcommitment handling in vSphere 6.0

Large-Pages

Before I jump onto this topic, I want to highlight about Large Pages in VMware vSphere ESXi hosts. Setting the stage VMware ESXi provides 2MB memory pages, commonly referred to as “large pages” along with usual 4KB memory pages. ESXi Continue reading Improved Memory Overcommitment handling in vSphere 6.0