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Objective 4.5 Configure virtual networking

As part of this blog we will look at how to configure virtual networking. This blog covers exam objective 1.8 as well i.e. Differentiate between vSS and vDS. 2 352 mots de plus


Objective 4.4 – Set up ESXi hosts

In this blog we will be looking at how to install ESXi, what are different methods to install ESXi and initial configuration after installation. This blog is divided in two sections, first section we will see how to install ESXi and in second section, we will look at configuration. 1 549 mots de plus


Steps to resolve ESX Service fails to start after VCSA reboot

ESX Agent Manager (EAM) Service fails to start after VMware vCenter Server Appliance (VCSA) reboot or recovering from 100% storage utilization issue. EAM MOB web interface unable to access as well. 183 mots de plus


VAAI, VASA, and VVols: It’s All About the APIs

VMworld 2018 is just around the corner. This will be my 12th time in attendance, and I’ve had the opportunity to see quite a few new approaches and technologies come to the field in that time. 716 mots de plus

Update manager woes

Had a problem this evening where an ESXi host would choke on the 6.5 U2 update. vSphere reported « The host returns esxupdate error code:15. The package manager transaction is not successful. 346 mots de plus

New NetApp FlexPod Cisco Validated Designs available!

In case you weren’t aware, NetApp partners with other vendors, such as Cisco, to create bundled architectures that are co-supported and simple to deploy. These converged infrastructure products are known as « FlexPods » and they go through a rigorous testing and validation process by both NetApp and Cisco to ensure the highest probability of success in deployments. 765 mots de plus


Enable SNMP on ESX

Has to be done from the cli, config is stored in here:

/etc/vmware/snmp.xml file

esxcli system snmp get                              See the current config

1. By default the service is stopped, can start in GUI or CLI… 188 mots de plus