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Creating Azure Stack Tenant Offer via PowerShell

When you start working with Microsoft Azure Stack you can automate a lot of the configuration via PowerShell. This quick video and script will help you create Tenant Offers via PowerShell.      

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AzureStack

Adding drivers to Microsoft AzureStack TP2 CloudBuilder.vhdx

So Microsoft release their latest Technical Preview of Azure Stack and everyone looks to be exited about it. Of course it is bringing the power of Azure to your datacenter or in my case to my basement 🙂 .  After downloading the bits and extracting it. I found was stuck. I couldn’t boot the server […]

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DevOps Docker VMware

Remove Docker persistent storage volumes from VMware datastore

After you have finished using your Docker persistent storage volumes you can remove them from the environment so you can clean them up and don’t consume more storage that what is really needed. Here is what you have to do do clean those up. List your volumes docker volume ls You will see your docker […]

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DevOps Docker VMware

Deploying containers with persistent storage in VMware environments

In my last blog post I described how to install the VMware Plugin for Docker.  Now we will deploy an environment and show how we can use a persistent storage volume across containers. Build a new volume for a container docker volume create –driver-vmdk –name BusyBox1 -o size=2gb You can check the volume with docker […]

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DevOps Docker VMware

Leveraging the VMware Docker Plugin in your environment

You may have heard that VMware released a docker plugin. This plugin allows the developers use persistent storage and store it in the VMware datastore while allowing IT Administrators the capability to manage their environment their way. In this post I will go thru the steps to add the all the components to the ESXi […]

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Display Ubuntu VM IP Address in Hyper-V Manager

Installing Ubuntu in a Hyper-V Virtual Machine is very easy and it is beyond the scope of this post. But how do we get it to report its IP address back to Hyper-V manager? Based on Microsoft documentation all recent versions of Ubuntu 13.xx and newer includes the LIS (Linux Integration Services) packages build into […]