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Shutdown/Power up a vSAN cluster with PowerCli

I have been doing a lot of lab testing lately and using  vCloud Director is a great way to be able to run side by side tests (sometimes destructive!) against multiple environments without requiring multiple physical clusters. 1,598 more words


VCSA 6.5 vCenter Failing to Check for Updates with error "Stage failed"


While we were upgrading one of our VCSA 6.5 vCenter appliances to 6.5 Update 1, I ran into an error Stage failed when trying to check for updates within the port 5480 admin interface. 65 more words


The future of vSphere: No vCenter for Window and Flash client

This is a logical move for VMware on the urge towards departing from the legacy technologies or third-party dependencies in their core products, and a welcomed one! 105 more words


Installing vCenter Internal CA signed SSL Certificates

This post will walk through the process of replacing the default self-signed certificates in vCenter with SSL certificates signed by your own internal Certificate Authority (CA). 960 more words


Upgrade VMware vCenter Appliance 6.5 to 6.5 Update 1

This post is to show you how to upgrade VMware vCenter Appliance 6.5 to 6.5 Update 1. This is one of the methods and found it useful if your vCenter doesn’t have access to the Internet. 202 more words


VMWare SSL Certs

This is a simple enough issue but one that annoys me as I don’t like getting SSL errors. As much as it annoys me I never get round to actually sorting it out so I have finally gotten around to tidying up the SSL errors on both my vCenter and ESX nodes. 230 more words


vCenter Appliance 6.5/6.5U1 Email Alerts Not Working


Since migrating to the new Photon OS based vCenter 6.5 VCSA Appliance, we’ve had issues with alerts not being sent to email.

As it turns out, there’s a problem with the internal configuration not being updated properly. 138 more words