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vSphere VM Hotplug functionality confuses AD GPO and locks out non system drives

I was asked to look at an issue on a customer account where when a server VM, used as a XenApp Dynamic Desktop server is moved from Computers OU to the desired destination OU and gpupdate run then suddenly the D and E drives were inaccessible.  329 more words

Install Client Integration plugin for vSphere Web client 5.*

Quick and dirty guide!
Tested on Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS x64 Desktop in combination with Google Chrome Stable (Version 37.0.2062.120 (64-bit))

1. Navigate to your webclient… 73 more words


Cisco Adaptive Security Virtual Appliance (ASAv10 / ASAv30) + vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM)

3 Things to keep in mind when building SRM plan for Cisco virtual ASAv10 & ASAv30 Firewalls.

  • Make sure you allocate right number of minimum and maximum CPU (command: show vm can be used to validate the configuration).
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Register vCenter Server on Tegile

After 7 years of NetApp administration and implementation I have started looking for a new storage vendor that can “do it all” like NetApp has been able to do. 687 more words


vCenter Alarm Definition Migration

Alarms play a very important role in vCenter in order to keep the VMware admins aware of what’s going on with their environments. Even if you have vCOPS configured, I personally still like to have alarm definitions set up, specially in the event that the vCOPS vApp is shutdown, etc. 376 more words


Error Logging Into AutoLab vCenter Server

When trying to log into the AutoLab vCenter server with the vi-admin account you get an error that says, “The vSphere Client could not connect to vc.lab.local. 61 more words


VMware vCenter Custom Email Alert

VMware is best virtualization technology till now, I tried Oracle VM as well, it is nice but not that fancy, VMware is bit costly on Enterprise level but it is feature rich, it makes live easier at configuration and you don’t need to worry a lot for operation. 177 more words