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Part 1 - 2 Node VSAN 6.6.1

Things have changed a lot with vSphere 6.5 Update 1 and especially with VSAN. You can quickly go through them in my What’s New with… 637 more words

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PowerCli vSphere Tag Toolkit

Everything you need to do via PowerCli with tags!

  • Very useful for Veeam Backup jobs.

Part 5 - 2 Node VSAN Configuration

After verifying the network connectivity, we can now enable VSAN on the cluster. This is pretty simple, from the vSphere Client, select the cluster and click on Configure as shown below. 300 more words

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Part 4 - 2 Node VSAN Network Validation

Now that, we have completed the ESX and witness hosts installations, its time to test the network connectivity and also here is where we do the Witness Traffic Separation. 347 more words

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Part 3 - 2 Node VSAN Witness Installation

Download the Witness Appliance. Deploy the OVF like another machine and as per my lab setup i will be using the esx3.vrobo.lab as the host to deploy the Witness. 238 more words

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Part 2 - 2 Node VSAN 6.6.1 Lab

As with any other vSphere setup, i am using VMware Workstation to run my entire VSAN Lab. I have installed VCSA 6.5 on my workstation as an appliance and have three ESXi 6.5 hosts installed as workstation VMs. 166 more words

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vSphere 6.5 - Top KB Articles for Upgrade Prep

Here are the top KB articles for upgrading to vSphere 6.5:

KB 2146420 – Estimating vCenter Server 5.5 to vCenter Server Appliance 6.x migration time… 82 more words

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