How to install-pairing HCX Manager and Connector

I don't work with HCX(abbreviation for Hybrid Cloud Extension) for some time, installing the infrastructure at least. Recently I only used it in some VMs and Apps migrations. So it was time to build some HCX infrastructure lab, and in this How to install-pairing HCX Manager and Connector, I will explain how to do this. [...]

By | 2022-09-30T15:01:06+02:00 September 30th, 2022|HCX, NSX, VCF, VMware Posts|0 Comments

HCX Manager and HCX Connector DNS are not working after deploying

When I deploy the latest versions of HCX Manager 4.4.0-build 20427536 and HCX Connector 4.4.2-build-20502808, for some reason, DNS is not set on the deploy of the OVA, and HCX Manager and HCX Connector DNS are not working after deploying. When I try to connect the HCX to vCenter (as the first option), I always [...]

By | 2022-09-30T12:29:55+02:00 September 28th, 2022|HCX, NSX, VCF, VMware Posts|0 Comments

Recover a VCF vSAN Cluster from a power outage

I had a power outage, and my VCF was down. When I tried to power it on, all the vSAN Cluster was gone, and no VMs available. Only 2 of the 4 ESXi hosts cluster were configured correctly with the vSAN Cluster Datastore. So no vCenter, SDDC Manager, or NSX to power on the VCF. [...]

By | 2022-09-21T23:51:23+02:00 September 21st, 2022|VCF, VMware Posts, vSAN|0 Comments

VCF error commission hosts: Failed to connect to the host – Certificate Error

In this second blog post about VCF and errors, I discuss this error, VCF error commission hosts: Failed to connect to the host - Certificate Error. When we try to add hosts to VCF with commission hosts, I get the error: Failed to connect to the host. Ensure that the host is reachable, it has [...]

By | 2022-05-30T22:41:24+02:00 May 30th, 2022|VCF, VMware Posts|0 Comments

VCF error commission hosts: Unable to get the Host Fingerprint

I will publish some VMware Cloud Foundation(VCF) articles in the following weeks. Mainly will be errors that we can get when doing some tasks in the VCF and how to fix them. In this VCF error commission hosts: Unable to get Host Fingerprint,  I will explain this error and how to fix it. When I [...]

By | 2022-05-30T10:56:19+02:00 May 30th, 2022|VCF, VMware Posts|0 Comments

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 | 2022-08-30T10:16:59+02:00 March 29th, 2022|vCenter, VCF, VMware Posts, vSAN, vSphere|0 Comments