Troubleshooting with XPerf and Login VSI

05 Apr 2014
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

With integrating XPerf in a Login VSI workload you can get valuable information to troubleshoot a problem in your environment. In a previous blog post I described how to integrate Process Monitor in a Login VSI workload. This can also be done to o...

Get App-V 5.x Publishing Time with PowerShell

02 Mar 2014
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

When publishing App-V 5.x applications it is interesting to know how long it takes to publish all applications. I needed this information during a large scale test to get a better understanding of the impact on the user experience. I also wanted t...

The 12 steps of Continuous Integration

02 Feb 2014
Marc Jacobs

A startup always starts with a good idea. A few people got an idea and are so eager about it that they want to give it a chance. After doing some research they find out that the idea, an application, is indeed a one-of-a-kind and it’s potentially ...

App-V 4.x & 5.x integration with Login VSI

09 Jan 2014
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Login VSI supports application virtualization, but how do you integrate App-V within a workload? Depending which applications are virtualized it is possible to run the medium workload without any modifications. When every application is virtualize...

Troubleshooting with Process Monitor and Login VSI

12 Dec 2013
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Troubleshooting with Process Monitor and Login VSI is a powerful combination. When troubleshooting a problem you often want to reproduce the same behavior. This is possible with the workload customization in Login VSI. With tools like Process Moni...

Tweet Fader 1.3.1 update

16 Nov 2013
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Today a Tweet Fader update is released with two fixes. There been some reports with the following message:failed to open stream: No such file or directoryWith the minor update the problem should be solved thanks to anmolrajdev on the support forum...

Login VSI workload customization

24 Oct 2013

Login VSI supports workload customization, this way you can add your own applications to a workload to generate load on your environment. But how does workload customization work? In this blog post I will describe how to start and how to create a ...

Automated Hyper-V VM snapshots with PowerShell

28 Sep 2013
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

In this blogpost I will share a script to automate Hyper-V VM snapshots with PowerShell. My goal of this script is to properly shutdown the virtual machine and create a snapshot and maintain the configured amount of snapshots based on day’s. This ...

Get ESXtop data automatically from VMa or ESX host

20 Aug 2013
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

When benchmarking with Login VSI you often want to collect more performance data from your ESX host with ESXtop. I use a script that will start the Login VSI tests automatically and also start capturing ESXtop data. Normally after a test I need to...

Tweet Fader 1.3.0 released

02 Jul 2013
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk

Tweet Fader has updated to version 1.3.0 with Twitter API v1.1 support. In order to support the v1.1 API some requirements are added to the Tweet Fader plugin. Twitter decided to make authentication required and therefore I added the options to ad...


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