/Tag:vsphere

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

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

vSAN: API calls from VC to hosts are falling

In this quick and small blog postfix about vSAN. I get in vSAN Health Network checks an error with one of the vSAN ESXi hosts:  "Checks if API calls from VC to a host are falling while the host is in connected state". In VMware KB we can't find much information about how to fix [...]

By | 2021-04-11T16:40:55+02:00 April 9th, 2021|VMware Posts, vSAN|0 Comments

vSphere 7.0 U1 – GA is now available for download

A couple of weeks ago, I blogged about the new vSphere and vSAN 7.0 update 1 that should be launched soon (October/November) by VMware. Since yesterday (6th of October), vSphere 7.0 U1 – GA is now available for download. You can read the previous blog post to get the full details about all the new [...]

By | 2020-10-07T11:40:31+02:00 October 7th, 2020|VMware Posts, vSAN|0 Comments

Iperius Backup version 7.1 is out

Iperius Backup version 7.1 is out. Iperius Backup is Iperius primary backup product. This new release was launched on 24/07/2020. In previous blog posts I have written a full review of this product. Iperius Backup is an image-based backup solution. It can perform hot backups of VMware ESXi and Hyper-V virtual machines. Supporting Changed Block [...]

By | 2020-07-31T20:12:47+02:00 July 31st, 2020|VMware Posts|0 Comments

NAKIVO Backup and Replication v10 is out

NAKIVO launched on the 23rd of July their new v10 version.  NAKIVO Backup and Replication v10 is out with some new features and new systems support. New Features VMware vSphere 7 Support NAKIVO Backup & Replication now supports backup and replication for VMs running in vSphere 7, the latest version of VMware’s server virtualization platform. [...]

By | 2020-07-29T15:17:38+02:00 July 29th, 2020|VMware Posts|0 Comments

VMware has extended End General Support for Sphere 6.7

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. [...]

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

How to add and config vCenter and ESXi hosts in SCVMM 2019

Following the previous SCVMM 2019 Series article, Install and config System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2019, is this new article “How to add and config vCenter and ESXi hosts in SCVMM 2019”. Adding your VMware environment to the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2019 is not very difficult, is very straightforward to do it. Unfortunately, [...]

By | 2020-09-13T23:22:32+02:00 June 25th, 2019|Backups Posts, Hyper-V, Olher, VMware Posts|5 Comments

How to Install Microsoft System Center 2019 in Windows Server 2019

In this article, we will explain How to Install Microsoft System Center 2019 in Windows Server 2019. Some months ago (specifically in March 2019) Microsoft launched the new System Center 2019 GA. In this new version, there is a lot of new improvements and features. The new Microsoft System Center 2019 in Windows Server 2019 [...]

By | 2020-10-07T17:46:34+02:00 June 23rd, 2019|Backups Posts, Hyper-V, Olher, VMware Posts|0 Comments