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What is new on Vembu BDRSuite v5.3

Vembu just launched a new version of their main backup product, Vembu BDRSuite v5.3. I discussed HERE the latest version v5.2 and what was new on that version, but after a couple of months, Vembu released a new version with the new features. What is new? Main features: New Features File Server Backup from BDRSuite [...]

By | 2022-07-21T02:05:42+02:00 July 21st, 2022|Backups Posts, Vembu|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

New ProVirtualzone Blog Partner: Vinchin

It is with great pleasure that I welcome my new ProVirtualzone Blog Partner: Vinchin. At the moment I am a bit busy with other projects but plan to write some deep neutral(as I also do) reviews about their products.  As a partner and sponsor in the Blog, we will work together in the next months [...]

By | 2022-04-12T17:06:54+02:00 April 12th, 2022|Backups Posts, Vinchin|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 | 2022-03-29T22:15:20+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

This World Backup Day, WIN with Altaro!

Did you know that 29% of data loss cases are caused by accident? As World Backup Day nears, we think back to all the incidents, data loss scares, and near-disasters that we’ve experienced over the years – and how grateful we were to have backup during those times! If you use Microsoft 365/Office 365, Hyper-V or VMware, [...]

By | 2022-03-27T01:49:11+01:00 March 27th, 2022|Altaro, Backups Posts, Partners|0 Comments

How to clone your ESXi SD card for backup

In this How to clone your ESXi SD card for backup, I will explain how to clone your SD card(or USB) from your ESXi for backups purposes. If you don't have a dual SD card controller, this is something handy for a quick restore of your system. In my case, I have an 8Gb SD [...]

By | 2022-03-27T01:28:19+01:00 March 27th, 2022|VMware Posts, vSphere|4 Comments

vCenter 6.7 upgrade 7.0 Lifecycle Manager not starting

When I upgraded one of my vCenter 6.7 to vCenter 7.0, I got a strange error on Lifecycle Manager. The error was; a status 404 vCenter compliance. Somehow the VMware Update Manager DB from the previous vCenter did not migrate properly to the new vCenter 7.0 Lifecycle Manager. We need to erase the Lifecycle Manager [...]

By | 2022-02-17T11:59:10+01:00 February 17th, 2022|VMware Posts, vSphere|0 Comments

Install vSphere 7 in a non-supported HP DL360-G7

In this Install vSphere 7 in a non-supported HP DL360-G7, I will quickly go through how to install this. We know that vSphere 7.x is not supported on a G7. If we go for the official support from VMware, it is not even supported on 6.5 and 6.7. But these last two, we can install [...]

By | 2022-02-19T11:29:45+01:00 February 17th, 2022|VMware Posts, vSphere|0 Comments