Remove VDP appliance server from vCenter server environment

Issues When you had a problem with your VDP appliance server and it’s not recoverable. The only solution is then to setup an new VDP server. But you will find always a trace in your vCenter web interface from the old VDP server. Solutions VMware KB KB2038356 Workaround/Solution You can uninstall vSphere Data Protection from vCenter Server: … More Remove VDP appliance server from vCenter server environment

VDP 6.1.3 -Expand backup storage space seems not to be working without any issues.

Expand Storage on VDP appliance 6.1.3 Issues I have detected several issues after I have extended the storage of a VDP appliance server. For example from 4TB to 6TB. The issues that you can face with are: There are incorrect number of disks associated with VDP appliance. Balancing the data on the new disk seems … More VDP 6.1.3 -Expand backup storage space seems not to be working without any issues.

VMware vCenter Appliance 6 – 503 Service Unavailable after reboot

This was the message I received after a reboot of a vCenter Appliance server (Version 6.0 Update 2), when I was browsing to the web interface of the vCenter server. 503 Service Unavailable (Failed to connect to endpoint:  [N7Vmacore4Http16LocalServiceSpecE:0x7fc8bad2f810] _serverNamespace = /vsphere-  client _isRedirect = false _port = 9090) Another reboot of the vCenter server is … More VMware vCenter Appliance 6 – 503 Service Unavailable after reboot