8-Core, 32GB RAM, 240GB Flash Home Lab Hardware Assembly 1

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert A while back I wrote about a couple of options for building a single, powerful desktop capable of running a nested ESXi lab (4-core & 8-core), these are my notes about that home lab hardware assembly.  The 8-core post has remained fairly up to date, I made […]

Change the default VM Hardware Version in the web client

Jonathan Frappier Virtxpert If you are concerned over the VM Hardware Version for your vSphere 5.5 environment, you can change the setting that configures each new virtual machine with VM hardware version 10 as a default, this setting is controlled at the data center level.  For those wondering why; virtual machines […]