VCAP-DCV Deploy Objective 6.2

Advanced VM Settings, Troubleshooting, VCAP6-DCV Deploy
In the following post we are going to discuss "Optimize Virtual Machine resources" The following are objectives from the blueprint : Adjust Virtual Machine properties according to a deployment plan: Network configurations CPU configurations Storage configurations Configure Flash Read Cache reservations Modify Transparent Page Sharing and large memory page settings Optimize a Virtual Machine for latency sensitive workloads Troubleshoot Virtual Machine performance issues based on application workload Lab Setup: Using VMware workstation: Microsoft Servers 2012R2 for Services (DNS , DHCP, etc…) Installed esx0 Installed VCSA  Documents used: vSphere Virtual Machine Administration Guide vSphere Resource Management Guide VMware KB 2001003 Adjust Virtual Machine properties according to a deployment plan: Network configurations: When you configure networking for a virtual machine, you select or change an adapter type, a network connection, and whether to…
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VCAP-DCV Deploy Objective 1.4

Advanced VM Settings, blueprint, study guide, VCAP6-DCV Deploy
In this post we will discuss the last objective in the first section which is to perform advanced virtual machine configurations here are the objectives from the blueprint: Tune Virtual Machine disk controller configurations according to a deployment plan Configure .vmx file for advanced configuration scenarios Configure a virtual machine for Hot Add features Upgrade virtual machine hardware and VMware Tools Troubleshoot virtual machine deployment issues Lab Setup: Using VMware workstation: Microsoft Servers 2012R2 for Services (DNS , DHCP, etc…) installed esx0 Installed VCSA One Virtual machine  Documents used: vSphere Virtual machine Administration vSphere troubleshooting guide Tune Virtual Machine disk controller configurations according to a deployment plan: Virtual machine uses storage controllers to acccess virtual disks , CD/DVD-ROM and SCSi devices, there are several's storage controllers: Bus Logic Parallel LSI…
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VCP6-DCV blueprint section 10:Objective 10.1- Configure Advanced vSphere Virtual Machine Settings

Advanced VM Settings, blueprint, VCP6-DCV
In this post we will continue covering the objective from the blueprint and now its time for Configure Advanced vSphere Virtual Machine Settings The following are objectives from the blueprint: Differentiate virtual machine configuration settings Enable/disable advanced virtual machine settings Interpret virtual machine configuration files (.vmx) settings Configure virtual machines for multicore vCPUs Determine how using a shared USB device impacts the environment Configure virtual machines for vGPUs, DirectPath I/O and SR-IOV Differentiate virtual machine configuration settings: Since we already discuss most of the settings of a VM while we were covering the blueprint i am not going to expend on the setting .To access the VM setting right click on the VM and edit the setting . In the edit settings screen you can configure the VM hardware  for that specific…
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