Upgrade vCenter Server 6.5 to vCenter 6.7
With the release of vSphere 6.7, quite a few people have asked: “What is the safest way to upgrade vCenter to this new release ?”. Within this video tutorial, I walk you through step-by-step, how to upgrade your vCenter 6.5 server with embedded platform services controller to vCenter server 6.7 Update 1.
How to update vCenter 6.7 Appliance to Update 1
VMware vCenter 6.7 Update 1 has been release 2 days ago. Update 1 brings new features to vCenter, includes some security patches, and lastly fixes a few previous issues.
VMworld 2018 Day 1 What’s New
VMworld 2018 Day 1 started off with some exciting announcements from Pat Gelsinger that I want to highlight in this post.
I recently tweeted out about the awesome boot menu option that NetApp has introduced in Ontap 9.x that saves a tonne of time called – Configure Advanced Drive Partitioning. In this post I will show you what steps to go through when using option 9 – Configure Advanced Drive Partitioning
NetApp scsi.cmd.checkCondition Warning
A quick blog post to highlight an EMS event that we have encountered after upgrading to Ontap 9.3 whereby the EMS throws up the following warning:
Since my last twitter post on Netapp Ontap 9.3, a few people have asked me how I’m running the latest version on the simulator without the Ontap 9.3 simulator being out. It’s actually quite simple and I’ll walk you through the steps below.
Within VMware vCloud Director it is possible to create custom system roles to create different levels of access for administrators. Such roles might include Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3.
I ran into an issue recently with vCloud Director 220.127.116.1170630 while trying to import a virtual machine from vCenter into a vApp. The Import VM into vApp window appeared, I filled out all the info and when I click on OK, vCloud produced a class java.lang.NullPointerException error.