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"No host data available" Reported in Hardware Status Tab

Just noticed a issue that nothing reported in ‘Hardware Status‘ tab of ESXi hosts in vSphere Web Client. KB 2112847 gives a solution but not works for me. 45 more words


Reconfiguring vCenter Server for External PSC

An external Platform Services Controller (PSC) can provide scalability and high availability across sites. A vCenter Server initially deployed with an embedded PSC can be reconfigured to use an external PSC by following the steps outlined below. 488 more words


Deploying an External Platform Services Controller

This post will walk through the process of deploying an external Platform Services Controller (PSC) appliance. The PSC was introduced with vSphere 6.0 to deal with infrastructure services such as Single Sign-On, Certificate Authority, and licensing.  528 more words


Advanced SRM Deployment with SRDF SRA

Right before the holidays I was involved in some communication with a large customer of ours who is in the middle of a consolidation exercise. They have a bunch of vCenter/SRM setups with the SRDF SRA and are looking to reduce that number. 1,191 more words

Solutions Enabler

VCSA - vCenter Server Appliance 6.5 – backup

  • Login to admin environment of vCenter appliance
  • Choose backup

And in wizard fill all the info:


Correlating vSAN versions with vSphere (vCenter & ESXi) Versions

I often get asked if a certain version of vSAN can be deployed on a different version of vSphere. The answer is no. vSAN is built into the vSphere version. 431 more words

Virtual SAN

Powershell script to monitor/reset a VCenter VM with a web service.

A few years back i had an old apache server on linux, who’s constant hangs were in need of restart, to keep him running. Also, normal restarts were not an option, system was unresponsive. 265 more words