Oracle

Using Oracle OVM templates in VMware

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I was looking through several of Oracle’s pre-built OVM templates – whole working virtual environments of many of Oracle’s products. I would like to use these templates as a starting point for some work I am doing, but need to use it in VMware, so the question is, how do I do it. I started […]

Avamar

Removing left-over snapshots

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We recently started using Avamar to perform VMDK backups of our VMware environment. This process creates a snapshot of a VM, mounts the snapshot to a backup appliance, backs up the snapshot, and then deletes the snapshot – a fairly decent process. Unfortunatly, some times it doesnt delete the snapshot, and if you leave them […]