Today a colleague called me asking why his 5TB datastore was not showing up while configuring a new VMware VSA cluster. This post explains why, and how you should prepare for deploying VSA.
Today I stumbled upon an issue where I couldn’t power on a particular VM without triggering a PSOD (Exception 14) on the ESXi host the machine was registered on. This article describes the reason for the PSOD and how I solved it using PowerCLI.
This evening, finally, Twitter feeds have gone wild about VMware vCloud Automation Center 6! Next, VMware also released vCenter Operations Manager 5.8.
This post explains the steps you could take to remove a VSAN-enabled host from a VSAN cluster without putting it into maintenance mode. You could also use this method to remove an VSAN-less ESXi host from a cluster without putting it into maintenance mode.
Today I was asked to check if our infrastructure was ready for Windows Server 2012 R2 as guest operating system. I thought it would be handy to share my findings here so you don’t have to find out the compatibility for each product.