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Creating Grafana dashboards with vCenter performance data - Part One

Lately, I’ve been playing around with pulling data from different parts of my infrastructure and dumping the data into a time series database. This post will start to go into details on how you can pull data from vCenter, dump it into InfluxDB, and use Grafana to make some pretty cool dashboards. 494 more words

How to remove an orphaned Nexus 1000v DVS in vCenter

What if you Accidentally deleted the VSM, and now are left with the DVS still showing in vCenter

Nexus 1000v & Any version of vCenter… 388 more words


VMWare | Cannot open the disk ‘xxxxx.vmdk’ or one of the snapshot disks it depends on.

VMWare Version 5.0.0 build-812388

Failed to power on a VM after recover from power outage. The VM was working fine before the power outage. 40 more words


VMware PowerCLI - MS Windows Guest VM 'IP&DNS' Modification

The following script allows the user to modify an MS Windows Guest VM IP and DNS configuration. You may download the ‘IP&DNS_Modification.ps1‘ script… 492 more words


VMware: Exception 0x0000005 (access violation) has occurred.

If you are presented with a “VMware Workstation unrecoverable error: (vthread-16)” then the answer should be fairly simple, if like me your graphics card is starting to get old then it may simply not be as functional with vmware workstation. 67 more words


Re-register a vCloud VM in vCenter

Consider during troubleshooting a VM issue , you would have to unregister the VM which is being managed by vCloud.

Let’s call the VM “ 551 more words


part 2/2 Troubleshooting VSAN errors. VSAN misconfiguration??

VSAN cluster isn’t 100% there is some problems with see all the storage. 


1. Cannot write to the VSAN Datastore

2. Correct amount of capacity isn’t present… 786 more words