I tested this on: DELL PowerEdge R730 DELL PERC H730 Mini (Embedded) iDRAC 8 – Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller Version 2.15.10.10 (Build 08) ESXi 5.5 u3 Part 1 – Gathering naa. numbers related from physical disks from ESXi console and iDRAC console: On host where we use VSAN namespace: On host without VSAN namespace Commands […]

Read More

Sometimes when you want change something in configuration after first boot you can using special console: Command to use: /opt/vmware/share/vami/vami_config_net

Read More

If during adding vCenter Appliance 5.5 server to domain you received error: Error: Invalid hostname. FQDN is required for joining a domain. Check if you dont have hostname without domain name: Fix it and save settings: Try again add to domain: Done.

Read More

ESXCLI command to create a standard vSwitch named vSwitch3 that has 128 accessible ports. esxcli network vswitch standard add -v vSwitch3 -P 128 ESXCLI command to attach vmnic3 as an uplink to vSwitch3. esxcli network vswitch standard uplink add -v vSwitch3 -u vmnic2 ESXCLI commands to create two port groups named Prod-201 and Prod-202 on vSwitch3. esxcli […]

Read More

Sometimes helpful when we looking some VMware KB by word.  For example “consolidation” Link: https://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/google/searchpage.jsp   If you don’t like always you can use https://kb.vmware.com  or Google 🙂

Read More

  I’m excited to announce the upcoming VMware vSphere Beta Program. This program enables participants to help define the direction of the most widely adopted industry-leading virtualization platform. Folks who want to participate in the program can now indicate their interest by filling out this simple form. The vSphere team will grant access to the program to selected candidates in stages.This vSphere […]

Read More