Add disks to your VCF through ESXi vSAN hosts

When your VMware Cloud Foundation(VCF) SDDC Manager Workload Domain is getting full, you need to add disks to your VCF through ESXi vSAN hosts. Most of the changes you need to do in your vCenter should be done through the SDDC Manager. Not the case when you need physically add extra disks to your ESXi [...]

By | 2022-03-29T22:15:20+02:00 March 29th, 2022|vCenter, VMware Posts, vSAN, vSphere|0 Comments

How to update your vSAN HCL DB without internet

We know that some systems cannot be connected to the internet. In this How to update your vSAN HCL DB without internet, I will show how we can update our vSAN HCL DB without an internet connection. In my case, a VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) doesn't directly connect to the internet, but I still need [...]

By | 2022-03-28T20:33:23+02:00 March 28th, 2022|vCenter, VMware Posts, vSAN, vSphere|0 Comments

ESXi 6.0 reports “error code: 15” during Remediate update in VUM operation

Another vCenter another ESXi with problems applying last updates. In this case, it is an HP DL360 G9 with ESXi 6.0 build 3568940. Using VMware Update Manager to scan, it shows 17 updates to install. The stage is 7(the rest are older versions). When remediating the host, we get this: Remediate entity esxi721.localdomain. The host [...]

By | 2022-03-29T12:26:32+02:00 April 25th, 2016|vCenter, VMware Posts|13 Comments

ESXi 6.0 reports “error code 99” during Stage patches to entity VUM operation

When we have a maintenance window and need to do our work in the Virtual Environment, we always find new issues. This time was in one of the ESXi 6.0 hosts. This is an HP DL360 G7 with the ESXi 6.0 build 3620759. When trying to use VMware update manager in this host, the scan [...]

By | 2022-03-29T12:34:50+02:00 April 24th, 2016|vCenter, VMware Posts|6 Comments