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    List of Free Tools

    dmn0211 Hot Shot

       

      Complied this list the other day, thought it might be useful.

       

       

       

       

       

      The VMware Free Tools List

       

       

      eda-v0.81.zip (ESX Deployment Appliance)

      http://www.vmware.com/appliances/directory/1216

       

       

      VMmark-1.1-20080520.zip (Benchmark Software)

      http://www.vmware.com/products/vmmark/

       

       

      SVMotionClientSetup-0.4.4.msi (SVmotion Plugin)

      http://code.google.com/p/akutz/downloads/detail?name=SVMotionClientSetup-0.4.4.msi&can=2&q=

       

       

      ITQ-VI-Setup.msi (Copies All PortGroups and VLANS)

      http://www.run-virtual.com/?page_id=160

       

       

      RVTools.msi (RVTools is a small .NET 2.0 application which uses the VI SDK to display information about your virtual machines)

      http://rvtools.deveij.com/

       

       

      configcheck.zip (assesses the security of VMware ESX)

      http://www.tripwire.com/configcheck/configcheckdownload.cfm

       

       

      icomasoft_PowerScripter_setup-v1.1.zip (Not Free but a cool tool)

      http://www.icomasoft.com/

       

       

      vmjuggler.zip(Moves a VM between 2 hosts every 10 secs)

      http://www.run-virtual.com/?p=202

       

       

      vima-124830.zip (Virtual Appliance to perform most of the tasks commonly performed in the ESX service console)

      http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/vima/

       

       

      veeam_stencil.zip (Visio Stencils)

      http://www.veeam.com/vmware-esx-stencils.html

      and some additional stencils

      http://viops.vmware.com/home/blogs/strategy/2009/02/23/build-your-own-high-quality-vmware-diagrams-and-presentations

       

       

      opscheck.zip(OpsCheck discovers any configuration discrepancies that affect VMotion)

      http://www.vwire.com/free-tools/opscheck/

       

       

      VMWareComplianceChecker.msi(checks the compliance of VMware ESX hosts against VMware hardening guidelines)

      http://www.configuresoft.com/compliance-checker.aspx

       

       

      ksquickconfig.zip (Builds KickStart Files)

      http://engineering.xtravirt.com/products/phd-technologies/ks-quickconfig.html

       

       

      Resource Pool Calculator.zip (The Dynamic Resource Pool Calculator recalculates all your resource pools)

      http://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-6970

       

       

      vmPerfmon.zip(Measure real Usage within a VM)

      http://www.run-virtual.com/?p=130

       

       

      vmtime.zip(Measures the time within a Virtual Machine and the time of the Host it is running on)

      http://www.run-virtual.com/?page_id=157

       

       

      xvs.rar(Xtravirt Virtual SAN appliance)

      XVS_Installation_Guide.zip

      http://engineering.xtravirt.com/products/phd-technologies/xtravirt-virtual-san.html

       

       

      SolarWinds-VMMonitor.zip(Continuously monitors a VMware ESX Server and its virtual machines)

      http://www.solarwinds.com/products/freetools/vm_monitor.aspx

       

       

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