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New vCenter 7 Update 3b how to update – now removed by VMware

-- Important note: Incredible that I have published this blog post that I had written a couple of days ago and did some changes to publish and after publishing I check the vCenter 7 Update 3b Release Notes doesn't exist anymore. According to KB86191 the patch and also the ISO version was removed from VMware [...]

By | 2021-11-21T12:47:29+01:00 November 18th, 2021|VMware, vSphere|2 Comments

vSphere 7 update 2/3 with HA issue using i40enu driver

I this blog post, vSphere 7 update 2/3 with HA issue using i40enu driver, I will talk about a problem with HA that could and will happen when you update your vSphere 7 to update 2c or 3. When you apply these updates on your vSphere 7, your HA will start going crazy and fail [...]

By | 2021-11-08T23:31:54+01:00 November 4th, 2021|VMware, vSphere|2 Comments

vSAN find and delete unassociated or inaccessible objects

In this vSAN find and delete unassociated or inaccessible objects blog post, I will discuss an issue I had a couple of weeks ago. I had a vSAN with some issues with some inaccessible objects and could not resync or fix them using the vSAN. Even detach and reattach the ESXi host did not fix [...]

By | 2021-10-05T11:59:45+02:00 October 5th, 2021|VMware, vSAN, vSphere|0 Comments

New VMware update about vSphere 7 with USB/SD Cards

Just a quick overview about this new VMware update about vSphere 7 with USB/SD Cards and It will be discontinued in future vSphere versions. VMware launched a statement/information that customers should start planning to move away from USB/SD Cards for future releases KB85685. VMware strongly advises that you move away completely from using SD card/USB [...]

By | 2021-10-02T16:16:03+02:00 September 26th, 2021|VMware, vSphere|0 Comments

VMware finally launched ESXi 7.0 Update 2c

VMware finally launched ESXi 7.0 Update 2c to fix the huge bug about USB/SD cards. This subject I have already discussed HERE in my workaround to fix the problem. I did not have time to write this mandatory blog post about this new patch to fix the vSphere 7.0.U2a bug. I will try to drill [...]

By | 2021-09-26T17:56:25+02:00 September 1st, 2021|VMware, vSAN, vSphere|20 Comments

vSphere 7 Update 2 loses connection with SD Cards a Workaround

If you are one of the unlucky ones with vSphere 7 Update 2 loses connection with SD Cards a Workaround, then I feel your pain. If you upgrade from vSphere 6.7 to 7 update 2 or install vSphere 7 Update 2 in an SD Card, then have or will get this huge problem soon. Note: [...]

By | 2021-07-05T22:41:48+02:00 May 21st, 2021|VMware, vSphere|182 Comments

vCloud Director Migrations: Linux vCD external SQL DB to vCD Appliance – Part 2

In this vCloud Director Migrations: Linux vCD external SQL DB to vCD Appliance – Part 2, I will migrate a Linux vCloud Director with an external SQL Server DB into a new vCloud Director Appliance with embedded Postgres DB. Before I start, honestly, I would like that VMware could write documentation that easy to read [...]

By | 2021-05-25T18:20:13+02:00 May 2nd, 2021|NSX, vCloud Director, VMware, vSphere|0 Comments

How to update vCenter 7.0 using the update planner

In the new vCenter 7.0, a cool feature called vCenter Update Planner creates Interoperability reports in the vCenter Update Manager. When we need to update our Center, we should always use this feature before update the vCenter. When update vCenter 7.0 using the Interoperability feature, we view all our VMware products connected to our vCenter [...]

By | 2021-02-23T23:14:09+01:00 February 23rd, 2021|VMware, vSphere|0 Comments

vCloud Director Linux migration SQL DB to embedded PostgreSQL appliance – Part I

In this blog post about vCloud Director Linux migration SQL DB to embedded PostgreSQL appliance - Part I, I will migrate vCD DB from an external SQL DB to embedded PostgreSQL DB and upgrade a Linux vCloud Director(vCD) to 10.x after I migrate this Linux vCD to a vCloud Director appliance. Since I need to [...]

By | 2021-05-25T18:19:49+02:00 January 19th, 2021|NSX, vCloud Director, VMware, vSphere|0 Comments

Runecast Analyzer v4.7.4 for NSX-T Kubernetes and vCloud Director review

Runecast has launched on 19th of November a new version of their product. In this Runecast Analyzer v4.7.4 for NSX-T Kubernetes and vCloud Director review, I will go through all the new features and how Runecast can work and protect your NSX-T, Kubernetes infrastructures, and also vCloud Director (still in a kind of beta version). [...]

By | 2020-12-29T03:53:54+01:00 December 29th, 2020|NSX, Partners, Runecast, VMware, vSAN, vSphere|0 Comments