Monthly Archives: August 2016


How to move your VMs from a dead ESXi host

This weekend we lost an ESXi 6.0 host from a Cluster of 8 hosts(with shared Storage between them). This is a particularly ESXi host/Cluster since HA is not enabled and vMotion between hosts is not possible since the VMs needs to run in a particular host and local network. There is also some VMs that [...]

By | 2019-04-14T22:12:44+02:00 August 31st, 2016|VMware|0 Comments

VMware ESXi/vCenter 5.0 and 5.1 reached End of General Support

Yesterday 24 of August was the end of support for VMware ESXi/vCenter 5.0 and 5.1. Check link for End of support of ESXi/vCenter HERE It means that VMware will not provide more updates(bugs or security), but also VMware support. "End of Support Life (EOSL) A product has reached its end of support life when it [...]

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:07+01:00 August 25th, 2016|VMware|0 Comments

Veeam Backup & Replication Best Practices for VMware e-book

A couple of weeks ago Veeam launched a great e-book created by  Veeam architects regarding Best Practices guide for Veeam Backup & Replication. This is a great book for how-to and how to configure and use Veeam Best Practices in your Veeam Backup environment. This great e-book was written by: Preben Berg (@poulpreben) Andreas Neufert (@AndyandtheVMs) [...]

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:08+01:00 August 22nd, 2016|Backups|0 Comments

Veeam Backup & Replication 9.0 Update 2

Veeam has launch also a new update to is Veeam Backup & Replication 9.0. This new Veeam Backup & Replication 9.0 Update 2, will fix some issues(over 300 enhancements and bug fixes) that we all notice in the last year. Also some improvements. Main improvements: Support now for this products/versions Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series support for [...]

By | 2018-03-13T12:46:36+01:00 August 16th, 2016|VMware, vSAN|0 Comments

VMware – Important FIX/Patch

Back from vacations is time to inform some VMware and Veeam updates. VMware launch a big(file has more than 700Mb) and new patch / update in the last days. This patch will fix most of the issues found after the last Update. Main fixes: CBT / Snapshots issue with taking quiesced VM snapshots with [...]

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:08+01:00 August 16th, 2016|VMware|0 Comments