Comparison Type 1 vs Type 2 Hypervisor

Comparison Type 1 vs Type 2 Hypervisor

Before moving ahead with the types let us understand the meaning of an hypervisor.   What is Hypervisor? A Hypervisor also known as Virtual Machine Monitor (VMM) can be a piece of software, firmware or hardware that gives an impression to the guest machines(virtual machines) as if they were operating on a physical hardware. It ... Read more Comparison Type 1 vs Type 2 Hypervisor

Comparison and Difference between vSphere 5.1 and 5.5

Comparison and Difference between vSphere 5.1 and 5.5

This is one general question which can be asked to you in any interview but rather more being a VMware Administrator you should understand the new features introduced in the later version of VMware vSphere 5.5 as compared to older version 5.1. So in order to understand the difference between vSphere 5.5 and 5.1 I ... Read more Comparison and Difference between vSphere 5.1 and 5.5

How do you check Linux machine is Physical or Virtual remotely?

There is no hard and fast rule to check whether the machine is physical or virtual but still we do have some commands which can be used for the some purpose. NOTE: There might be other commands as well but these are the few of my knowledge. The command used to view all the required ... Read more How do you check Linux machine is Physical or Virtual remotely?

VMware Workstation throws internal error when powering on VM

VMware Workstation throws internal error when powering on VM

I was surprised to get this error every time I made an attempt to power on a vm in my VMware Workstation 10. Well it is not much of a big issue, so just thought to post a solution for it. Error: Reason: This happens because the VMware Workstation services has not been started. Solution: ... Read more VMware Workstation throws internal error when powering on VM

How to configure Private Network in VMware Workstation

How to configure Private Network in VMware Workstation

It is crucial to know your IP address, as most of the people want to check for security reasons, while others want to build backlinks. Even some of them look for their IP address to keep them in their records. You can visit https://smallseotools.com/what-is-my-ip/ to check your IP address.  Scenario: We have 3 machines each with different ... Read more How to configure Private Network in VMware Workstation

Configure Red Hat Cluster using VMware, Quorum Disk, GFS2, Openfiler

Configure Red Hat Cluster using VMware, Quorum Disk, GFS2, Openfiler

In this article I will be showing you step by step guide to install and configure Red Hat Cluster using VMware Workstation 10. You must be familiar with High Availability Cluster and it's Architecture before you start working on the configuration of the Red Hat Cluster. These are the things which I would be using ... Read more Configure Red Hat Cluster using VMware, Quorum Disk, GFS2, Openfiler