Monthly Archives: June 2020

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30 06, 2020

Veeam Backup Service did not start after the Windows Server upgrade

By | 2020-06-30T15:59:09+02:00 June 30th, 2020|VMware|0 Comments

This week had it a strange error in at least 3 Veeam Servers. Veeam Backup Service did not start after the Windows Server upgrade, and it was not possible to start or fix the issue. These three Veeam Server was running with Windows Server 2012 R2, and I needed to upgrade to Windows Server 2016. [...]

25 06, 2020

VMware has extended End General Support for Sphere 6.7

By | 2020-06-29T09:15:29+02:00 June 25th, 2020|VMware|3 Comments

VMware earlier this month has extended the VMware End General Support for Sphere 6.7 until October 15, 2022. vSphere 6.7 had End General Support on Nov 15, 2021, that now has been extended. With this extend VMware is giving customers more time to upgrade from 6.5 to 6.7 since many customers still use 6.5 version. [...]

24 06, 2020

The time that my brain Burnout

By | 2020-06-24T10:09:23+02:00 June 24th, 2020|Olher|0 Comments

Many times, I though write this blog post, but many times, I postponed it. First was not ready to talk about it, and expose myself so intimately about a subject that is so private. Only a few people from the vCommunity, family and close friends know about this subject. This is The time that my [...]

21 06, 2020

Change ESXi host to use ESXi Side-Channel-Aware Scheduler v2 (SCAv2)

By | 2020-06-21T04:19:38+02:00 June 21st, 2020|VMware|0 Comments

Picking up another blog post that I had in my drafts waiting to be finished, and I never did. In this Change ESXi host to use ESXi Side-Channel-Aware Scheduler v2 (SCAv2), I will explain how to change your VMware infrastructure to use SCAV2 instead of SCAv1. A quick explanation about ESXi Side-Channel-Aware Scheduler v2 (SCAv2) [...]

20 06, 2020

HPE G7 iLO Remote Console doesn’t launch

By | 2020-06-20T22:47:45+02:00 June 20th, 2020|Olher|0 Comments

Usually, this is not the type of blog post I write in my blog. But I am so annoyed with this issue and was so difficult to find a solution for it that I decided to write this HPE G7 iLO Remote Console doesn't launch blog post. When using HPE G7 and sometimes G8 and [...]

19 06, 2020

How to upgrade vCenter 6.5 to 6.7 and fix upgrade errors

By | 2020-06-21T03:28:38+02:00 June 19th, 2020|VMware|2 Comments

I will write a series of blog posts on how to upgrade several VMware products, like vCenter, vSphere, NSX, vSAN, and vSphere Replication. This How to upgrade vCenter 6.5 to 6.7 and fix upgrade errors is the first one. I will start by upgrading to 6.7 when there is already a vCenter 7.0, but there [...]

18 06, 2020

NFS has reached the maximum number of supported volumes

By | 2020-06-18T10:38:53+02:00 June 18th, 2020|VMware|0 Comments

When I try to add a new NFS Volume to one of the ESXi hosts, I get NFS has reached the maximum number of supported volumes. There is a long time that I don't see this error(maybe since vSphere 5.5/6.0). This means that the number of NSF volumes that are set in your ESXi host [...]

18 06, 2020

How to add extra space to vCenter for the upgrade

By | 2020-06-21T03:31:08+02:00 June 18th, 2020|VMware|2 Comments

When we try to upgrade vCenter Appliance if we have much data to migrate from one version to another (this is from 6.5 to 6.7 or 7.0), we need to have enough space in the root partition in the source vCenter Appliance (bear in mind that the upgrade will create a new VCSA VM). If [...]

17 06, 2020

Veeam how to reconfigure backups from a dead backup repository

By | 2020-06-17T17:53:39+02:00 June 17th, 2020|Backups, Veeam|0 Comments

In our Veeam Server sometimes for several reasons, we can lose a backup repository disk, LUN or Volume. When this happens, the backup will stop working and then we need to reconfigure the backups, and the Backup Repository in this Veeam how to reconfigure backups from a dead backup repository, I will explain how to [...]

17 06, 2020

How Backup & Restore your Office 365 with Altaro

By | 2020-06-17T11:10:42+02:00 June 17th, 2020|Altaro, Backups|0 Comments

In this series of Office 365 backup, today, I will talk about How Backup & Restore your Office 365 with Altaro. This is my first blog post about Altaro products. With Altaro Office 365 backup, we can backup and recovery services for Office 365 mailboxes and files stored in OneDrive and SharePoint through a multi-tenant [...]