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#vBrownBag Using Ansible with vCenter Examples

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert I wanted to share some of the example Ansible playbooks used during last Wednesday’s US #vBrownBag. During the show I went over examples of how you can use Ansible to create, clone, and update virtual machines in vCenter without the need for other provisioning tools. Based on […]


Video: Prepare CentOS 6.x virtual machine for cloning

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert In my last video, we walked through how to install VMware Tools for CentOS 6.x. Now we are going to prepare the virtual machine for cloning. This requires we remove a specific file; /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules. This file contains the MAC address for the virtual machine. Once removed, the […]


VMware Workstaion Home Lab Setup Part 2 – Attack of the Clones 1

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert VMware Workstaion Home Lab Setup Part 2 – Attack of the Clones VMware Workstaion Home Lab Setup Part 1 – Windows VM Now that you have your first Windows VM built and patched, you’re probably itching to get things built like turning the virtual machine it into […]