Category : vCenter Server

[SOLVED] – Error Configuring vCenter HA

If you get this error message when enabling VCHA: Error: Failed to get management network information. verify if management interface (nic0) is configured correctly and is reachable There are a few things to check.  First of all, is the hostname of the vCSA set correctly.  Run the following commands through SSH to the vCSA appliance.

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vSphere 5 – What’s New (and relevant for the VCP 5) (Part 3)

This is part 3 of my guide, you can read part 1 here and part 2 here Availability High Availability (HA) New features with HA include heartbeat Datastores and support for IPv6.  A heartbeat datastore is great because it helps to prevent situations where the management network drops out but the virtual machines continue running on the virtual

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Working with ESX(i) Log Files

Working with ESX(i) log files is important when troubleshooting issues within the virtual environment. You can view and search log files in ESX(i) and in vCenter Server using a few different methods. Methods Using the vSphere client The direct console user interface (DCUI) A web browser A syslog or vMA appliance An SSH connection to

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