Monthly Archives: February 2014

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18 02, 2014

VMware: ESXi 5.0 HP Smart Array P420i Controller issue

By | February 18th, 2014|Storage, Virtualization|0 Comments

Today we had an issue with an ESXi 5.0 Host. Is a HP DL360p Gen8, so we needed to reinstall the ESXi 5.0. These ESXI host have 4TB of local Storage, so we need to reinstall the ESXi without destroy the Local VMFS Storage. Downloaded the latest ESXi 5.0.0.update03-1311175.x86_64 and reinstall the ESXi in the [...]

12 02, 2014

VMware: Troubleshooting ESXi 5.5 snapshots issues

By | February 12th, 2014|Virtualization|0 Comments

Today we had some issues with some VMs regarding snapshots and some VM operations. We had upgraded some several ESXi 5.0 hosts to a ESXi 5.5 and put them in a new vCenter 5.5b. Consequently the VMs HW were upgraded to v10. I don't know if this snapshots issues was regarding these migrations, but we [...]