This is the last phase of our upgrade process. In our last two articles, we successfully upgraded our vCenter Server from 6.7 to v7.0, and we then used vSphere Lifecycle Manager to upgrade our ESXi cluster from ESXi 6.7 to v7.0. Today’s post will discuss the upgrade of virtual machine hardware and VMware Tools.
You can let your external load balancer handle everything. Setup a second VPN (Routing and Remote Access) server. Copy your VPN cert from the first machine to the second – be sure to include the private key.
Sometimes you need to create your own template for requesting certificates from a Windows CA, e.g., for encrypting or signing documents. When you request a certificate based on the new template for the first time, this task might fail.
VMware vMotion allows live migrating of virtual machines (VMs) from one host to another without downtime. It was a revolutionary technology back in its day. This post gives tips on how to improve the speed of VMware vMotion.
Previously, we have covered security options related to accounts, interactive logon, and the UAC feature. Today, we will focus on options affecting network security: Microsoft’s network clients, network access, and network security.
If you are not taking advantage of Automatic Certificate Management, you are officially a dinosaur, desperately clinging to the good old days, when certificate issuance required blood tests, DNA samples, and voice identification.
Posting here in case you don’t see my other answer. You can use a 2008R2 CA but make sure your RSA key is 2048 or higher. If you can introduce a 2012R2 or higher CA, that would be the better route due to the longer support date.