So you want to become a VMware Certified Professional…

Last Friday I obtained my fourth VCP certification, VMware Certified Professional 6 - Data Center Virtualization. While my motivations for obtaining this certification was renewal of my other three certifications that I have, it also made me think that I should really start thinking about getting a VCAP, the VMware Certified Advanced Professional. There are … Continue reading So you want to become a VMware Certified Professional…

Fixing ‘Can’t have a partition outside the disk!’

Another day, another strange bug. This is just how my life works, apparently. When deploying newer versions of ESXi on Cisco C-series servers that use Cisco's FlexFlash SD card storage (although, admittedly this could be any server vendor) you may run into this fantastic error message that reads "Can't have a partition outside the disk! … Continue reading Fixing ‘Can’t have a partition outside the disk!’