Tag Archives: Lab

How to install and clone nested ESXi VM?

Last week I needed to prepare a small VMware test environment for my customer as I did a my customized VMware ICM training 🙂 I prepared nested ESXi VMs based on two main steps: Creating a VM with ESXi OS and adding two parameters into VM vmx file. Reconfiguring Virtual Switch/Port Group where ESXi VM will be connected.… Read More »

How to install/run Hyper-V host as a VM(nested) on vSphere 5 or 6?

Yesterday I prepared a lab for a presentation for my customers about Zerto 4.0 new features and replication between VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V 2012 R2. Unfortunately I didn't have enough physical machines to install mentioned hypervisors so I decided to run/install Hyper-V hosts as virtual machines (nested). Yes, it is possible to run some Hyper-V hosts on… Read More »