Monthly Archives: July 2011

VCenter and Total DISK IO

I’ve talked before about the vast amount of useful information in the VMWare VCenter database and one thing I’ve been looking for is the total Disk IO for a given time for all host servers. In VCenter you can see … Continue reading

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Connecting to SQL Server with Windows Authentication to a different domain

How do you solve the problem of connecting from say your office computer in the office domain to your production environment when there is no trust between the domains? This scenario is quite common in larger companies. The reason is … Continue reading

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VMWare VCenter data

VMWare VCenter platform is a goldmine of useful data if you want to know whats going on with your virtual servers. Statistical data is stored in an SQL Server database and you can either query views or the tables directly. … Continue reading

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