govcsim - Neat incubation project (vCenter Server & ESXi API based simulator)

I know many of my readers have inquired about VCSIM (vCenter Server Simulator) which was a really useful tool that served a variety of use cases, but unfortunately it had stopped working with the VCSA 6.0 release. VCSIM is another topic that is near and dear to me and it is something I continue to push and advocate for internally at VMware. Earlier this week, I came […]

Simulating vSphere Performance Metrics using VCSIM

A really useful tool that I leverage from time to time is VCSIM (vCenter Simulator) which can be found within the VCSA (vCenter Server Appliance). VCSIM allows you to easily “simulate” a custom vSphere Inventory that can be used for a variety of use cases including custom reports using the vSphere API/CLIs. There are additional […]