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
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.
ManageIQ is the open source version of the Red Hat CloudForms.
My first BIG impression of ManageIQ is that:
The installation in done in LESS then 30 minutes. (No complex design needed)
You can plug it in on existing VMware environments, Hyper-V environments, …
You can go to the other cloud providers easily. Like Azure, Google Cloud Platform, … … More ManageIQ – Cloud Platform
I have created a function Get-VMSnapshot in PowerShell because I had the need to inform the customer of existing snapshots on there vSphere environment by integrating it in one function. The Get-VMSnapshot function will give you the possibility to send the result to: Email Screen In the near future I will adapt also the possibility … More Get-VMSnapshot function (Part I)
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
Today I was testing the upgrade from VMware 5.5 Update 3 to VMware 6.0 Update 2 on not supported hardware (DELL PowerEdge 1900 III). And yes the upgrade worked.