Currently, I am moving my in-house lab to my garage. I installed a cabinet in the garage, bought a new Ubiquiti 24 ports switch which functions as a layer 2 switch inside of the cabinet.
My Synology is now connected to a LAG interface on my 16 Ports Layer 3 switch. Since I’m planning to move all of my hardware to my cabinet in the garage I also need to move the Synology, connect it to the UniFi switch and create a LAG again.
A couple of years ago I started my lab by buying just one server and play around with it, deploying OSes, testing software and that kind of things. Over the years a lot more hardware has been added to the lab in order to be able to test all kind of scenarios and types of deployments like Disaster Recovery, Cross-site NSX, vSAN (Stretched Clusters), multi vCenter deployments, metro clusters.. you name it! (more…)
Lately, I have been playing around with NSX-T in my homelab, to be specific with version 2.2. A week or two ago NSX-T 2.3 has been released and initially, I was planning to upgrade all the stuff. After having a chat with a colleague where he suggested to do a clean install instead of upgrading it, I went for a fresh installation for the latest NSX-T version. (more…)
Day 1 – Sunday 26th of August
Today is the unofficial start of VMworld US 2018 in Las Vegas. Johan van Amersfoort, Marco van Baggum, Laurens van Duijn and myself are representing #TEAMITQ during the conference week. (more…)
Hierbij de panorama’s van alle dingen die we hebben bezocht in de US. Daarnaast heb ik ook wat feitjes bijgehouden tijdens de roadtrip. (more…)