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How to Resize Linux VM Disks and Prepare Your Linux VM Templates

November 13th, 2017 2 comments

One of great benefits o using virtual machines is that we can increase the disk sizes whenever needed with a few clicks. In the VMware case, you can open the vSphere Client or the Web Client, and locate the virtual machine. Make sure you don’t have any snapshots otherwise you will not be able to change the disk size. Open the “Edit Setting” and select a disk you want to expand. From there, you can set a new size. There are plenty of coverage on this from VMware and other bloggers.

Announcing DoubleCloud REST APIs for VMware vSphere: Complete APIs to Many vCenter/ESXi

November 8th, 2017 3 comments

After my presentation in VMworld this August, I continued to improve the REST APIs. It’s finally made available for generic public today. Compared with other alternatives, the REST APIs we have created stands out in two keywords: complete and many. Let me cover it one by one.

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