VMware Workstation 12 Pro New Features

VMware announced the latest version of its desktop hypervisor product VMware Workstation Pro 12. VMware is also rebranding its VMware Workstation lineup and changing the VMware Workstation name to VMware Workstation 12 Pro. About VMware Workstation Pro 12 Originally released in 1999, VMware Workstation is a Type 2 hypervisor that runs on a hosting operating… Read More »

Top 2 New Features in Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3

Recently, Microsoft announced the general availability of Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3.  There are number of improvements and new features in Windows Server 2016 but it comes with top 2 new features.  These are Windows Server Containers and Nano Server. A highlighted new feature for this release is the Windows Server Containers. This is the first… Read More »

How to Install Official VMware Tools in Kali Linux 2 Sana

In this tutorial, I will show you how to install official VMware Tools in Kali Linux 2 Sana. Many articles say they show how to install VMware Tools but they show how to install Open-VM-Tools, instead of official VMware Tools. I assume you already installed Kali Linux 2 in VMware Workstation. If not, you can install Kali… Read More »

How to Configure Wake-on-LAN in Windows 10 and Windows 8.1

Wake-on-LAN (WOL): It is a feature for remotely waking up computers. Wake-on-LAN enabled computer listens for a magic packet containing its MAC address so that you can send magic packets that will wake up computer over the LAN or Internet. In this article I will cover whole steps to configure Wake-on-LAN (WOL) in Windows 10 or Windows 8.1.… Read More »

How to Install VMware Workstation on Kali Linux 2.0 Sana

This step by step tutorial shows you how to install VMware Workstation on Kali Linux 2.0 Sana. Although this is a simple task, I faced an issue with the kernel headers when launching VMware Workstation 11. So, I decided to write this tutorial. In this article, I used VMware Workstation 11 but installation steps are the same for VMware… Read More »