Yearly Archives: 2013

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16 07, 2013

VMware: vCenter find who deleted a VM

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:13+01:00 July 16th, 2013|Virtualization|0 Comments

Today I need to check who deleted a Virtual Machine from our vCenter. Looking this task in logs can be painful and spend a lot of time, so the best way to check this is in the vCenter DB. Just connect to vCenter DB(in our case was VCDB and using SQL Server Management Studio) and [...]

29 06, 2013

VMware: ESXi/vCenter find on which host a VM is running

By | 2018-11-26T02:11:25+01:00 June 29th, 2013|Virtualization|0 Comments

Sometimes we need to know on which host is running a VM. Is always a pain to discover this when you don't have your vCenter running. You can check the VM logs etc.,(looking for something similar to 2012-10-10T02:04:01.999Z| vmx| Hostname=name_of_host) In my opinion, the best option is just run a query directly in the vCenter [...]