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vCenter Server Appliance vs vCenter Server 5.5

I was reading some articles as I was getting ready to reinstall the whole vCenter Server after a major crap-out at a client.

I am talking about this… 283 more words


Upgrading VMware from 5.1 to 5.5

Dear all,

First post in 2015 and this is right after the finish of a bit complicated VMware upgrade, from 5.1 (no Update Level) to 5.5 Update 2, then to Patch 3, together with vCenter upgrade. 430 more words


Adding Microseconds to vRealize Operations Graphs

In my old role as a vSphere administrator for a single company, we upgraded our storage from legacy spinning disk with a small amount of cache. 560 more words


Lost objects in vCenter

To realized how important is DNS for vSphere installation, try shutting down your DNS server, wait for cache to expire and log into vCenter again. You may be presented with this error which on the first sight might not look like that is related to DNS. 44 more words


Fixing vCenter dirty shutdown

From time to time when I am hurry I tend to break the best practices in my home lab. Recently one of them was shutting down couple of vcenter servers and ESXi hosts unlugging the virtual power cords :-). 41 more words