VMware tools on ESXi Raspberry Pi

Introduction In this post, I showed how to go about installing ESXi onto a Raspberry Pi 4 device. As I was launching multiple Ubuntu virtual servers, I found issues with installing VMWare tools onto them.

ESXi on Raspberry Pi 4

Introduction On October 7th, VMware released a fling (*) that allows us to run ESXi on a Raspberry Pi. This immediately caught my attention as I had been waiting for this for quite a while.

Cisco Webex Teams - Chatbot with Python

Introduction In this post, we created a chat bot using the wonderfull Botkit project. In the upcoming sections we will explore how to create a botkit using plain Python (without the use of a framework).

Nornir 3.0 Introduction

What is Nornir Nornir is an automation framework written in python to be used with python. It takes care of dealing with inventory which contains the host information against which you want to run the scripts.

Hashicorp Vault - Getting Started

What is Hashicorp Vault Taken from the Vault website: Vault is a tool for securely accessing secrets. A secret is anything that you want to tightly control access to, such as API keys, passwords, or certificates.