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PowerCLI Workspace ONE

PowerCLI Issue Deploying vApps from Content Library

So I was hoping to have a productive weekend playing around with the new Workspace ONE Access 21.08 appliance until I ran into a couple snags. The first I ran into while configuring the new appliance and it turns out it was recently added to the “Known Issues” section of their release notes. You cannot […]

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Horizon Workspace ONE

Workspace ONE Access 21.08 Exciting New Features

As I prep for my next blog entry on the SAML Authentication with WS ONE Access, I was searching for the silent installation switches or options for the connector software. My script handles deploying the appliance in a semi-automated fashion, but I wanted to also automate the connector installation. Or at least, make it a […]

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Horizon NSX-T

SAML Authentication with Workspace ONE Access: Part 5 Deploy Additional Nodes

This is the next part of my multi-part series on setting up SAML Authentication using the VMware Workspace ONE Access product. If you missed my earlier posts, you can review them here: Part 1: Preparation Part 1.5: Database Changes Part 2: Primary Node Deployment and Config Part 3: Load Balancer Configuration Part 4: SSL Configuration […]

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Horizon vSphere / vCenter Windows 11

Prepare HomeLab for Windows 11 Desktops

With the release of the newest Microsoft desktop operating system, many of you are going to want to play with hosting in your #HomeLabs. As I started looking at the various documentation sites on what is required to run Windows 11, I found there were a couple things that I needed to accomplish first before […]

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Hardware VMware vSphere / vCenter Windows 10

10GbE with TRENDnet TEG-10GECTX and VMware Workstation

So there I was…isn’t that the way it usually starts out with these things? My desktop PC is a great beauty. I built her in late 2018 to provide a solid baseline for light development, gaming, and virtualization with VMware Workstation. She has an Intel i9-9900K processor with 64GB of GSkill TridentZ RGB 3200 memory. […]

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Horizon Kubernetes

PostgreSQL Event DB Support in Horizon 2106

So as I was building my #HomeLab Horizon infrastructure (again), I decided to go with the latest 2103 release. As mentioned previously, I planned to host my events database in a Kubernetes-hosted database server. I was getting ready to deploy the MS SQL Server pod when I came across an interested note in the Release […]

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Hardware Networking VMware

HomeLab Upgrades

Well, I’m learning a painful lesson about running a #HomeLab environment 24/7: Electricity is Expensive! I had always heard electricity was more expensive in Korea, but after 3 consecutive months of a higher electric bill (well above average) I’m now a believer. Unfortunately, I need to find a way to cut the bill before the […]

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Horizon Security

SAML Authentication with Workspace ONE Access: Part 4 SSL Configuration

This is the 4th part of my multi-part series on setting up SAML Authentication using the VMware Workspace ONE Access product. In this article, I will quickly cover the Secure Sockets Layer (or SSL) configuration I will be using. If you missed my earlier posts, you can review them here: Part 1: Preparation Part 1.5: […]

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Horizon NSX-T

SAML Authentication with Workspace ONE Access: Part 3 Load Balancer Configuration

This is the 3rd part to my series on setting up SAML Authentication using Workspace ONE Access. During this article, we will configure the NSX-T Load Balancer for our Workspace ONE Access cluster. If you need to catch up, here are links to the prior articles in this series: Part 1: Preparation Part 1.5: Database […]

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Horizon NSX-T

SAML Authentication with Workspace ONE Access: Part 2 Primary Node Deployment and Config

SAML Authentication with Workspace ONE Access Series Part 1: Preparation Part 1.5: Database Changes Part 2: Primary Node Deployment and Config Part 3: Load Balancer Configuration Part 4: SSL Configuration Part 5: Deploy Additional Nodes So, I was originally going to go over setting up the Load Balancer in NSX-T, but I’m having issues getting […]