Dear Folks,Yesterday I'd a interesting challenge from my follow colleague to restore the vCenter from 6 to 5.5 with using the backup and snapshot. Initially before migrating doing the task I've done the testing in the Lab environment it went fine without any trouble since it is New environment that has been build for this… Continue reading Restore vCenter Server from 6 to 5.5 If Upgrade Fails
Hi All, I've recently migrated the embedded PSC to external PSC with and without DSN names.When I migrated the PSC with DSN name.I've ran out an permission related issues while migrating(still figuring it) Why PSC required in separate server?Platform Services Controller services that must be running are VMware License Service, VMware Identity Management Service, VMware… Continue reading Repointing the vCenter Embedded PSC to External PSC
Hi All, Today,I want out the KB (2032893) which helps you if mistakenly try to disable the DRS in the cluster.Whenever you want to disable the DRS in the cluster,make sure you are disable from the Webclient to get the prompt to save the snapshot of our resource pool. Login to vCenter via Webclient. Turn off… Continue reading Recover the resource pool after disable the DRS
A template is a master copy of a virtual machine that can be used to create many clones. When you clone a virtual machine, you create a copy of the entire virtual machine, including its settings, any configured virtual devices, installed software, and other contents of the virtual machine's disks. So when you start deploying a VM… Continue reading What happens when you deploy a VM from Template.
This is pretty cool feature with HPE DL servers where you have three mirror copy of data and you reads will be fast.One drawback is that no hot spare disk and wastage of disk will be more compare to other vendor Attached Screenshot how the data will be placed. ReferenceLink: http://www.manualsdir.com/manuals/398677/hp-smart-storage-administrator.html?page=112
I'm happy to announce,I will be participating vExpert program. Recived an email from Corey Romero. Kudos for vExpert:400days home lab license,hehe!!!
Yesterday,I come across to weird information on the recently added host.There was a error message in the below This issue wasn't found for quite sometime after addition of the host in the cluster.Host is initially was in the enterprise plus licensing(evaluation mode) and someone has changed the license for the which in place cause the issue.… Continue reading Distributed Virtual Switch corresponding to the proxy switches
I recently faced any issue with VM which resides on the vCD end of support. When I reboot the host,VM went to invalid state due some connectivity issue between host and vCenter.Tried restart the vpxa and hostd no luck.Tried to reconnect the vcenter from vCD and tried to power completely (Partial Power off).Since it past… Continue reading How to add VM to vCD after removed from inventory
I/O Vendor Program (IOVP) program allow I/O device vendor to collaborate with VMware to release the new driver for device aka VIB file.Most of the driver will be tested out by VMware and partner in the cyclic manner before releasing to public. Before jump in detail to IOVP program,let go through the acceptance level in… Continue reading IOVP Program in VMware
After a long time,I was thought of launching the powercli it end up with an error messsage ". : File C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\Infrastructure\vSphere PowerCLI\Scripts\Initialize-PowerCLIEnvironment.ps1 cannot be loaded because running scripts is disabled on this system. For more information, see about_Execution_Policies at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=135170. At line:1 char:3 + . "C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\Infrastructure\vSphere PowerCLI\Scri ... + ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ +… Continue reading Running scripts is disabled on this system