Category: vCenter

vSphere Virtual Machine Power On Stuck at 95% 0

vSphere Virtual Machine Power On Stuck at 95%

Today I got a support call where the customer had a file server virtual machine that would not startup and every time they try to power it on it would get stuck at 95%...

vCenter Server 6.0 Services (Windows Edition) – One Service to rule them all! 0

vCenter Server 6.0 Services (Windows Edition) – One Service to rule them all!

After upgrading to vCenter Server 6.0 we all noticed the multiplying number of services that have to start, before the vCenter Server 6.0 high availability guide was released I was working on something similar...

An error occurred while processing the authentication response from the vCenter Single Sign-On server 0

An error occurred while processing the authentication response from the vCenter Single Sign-On server

Today I woke up to a call from a customer whom is not able to log-on to the vCenter Server, he was trying to log-in using the C# client and he was getting an...

vCenter Server 6.0 High Availability (Windows Edition) – PSC with Citrix Netscaler 0

vCenter Server 6.0 High Availability (Windows Edition) – PSC with Citrix Netscaler

So since the release of vSphere 6.0 and I have been looking forward to engaging vCenter Server high availability, although VMware seems to be doing a lot of work and enhancements on the VCSA...

vSphere 6.0 Home Lab Upgrade (Issues faced) 11

vSphere 6.0 Home Lab Upgrade (Issues faced)

Finally I could find some quality time to spend with my lab (quality implies break and fix, no?) so one of my bad habits is that I try to install/update/upgrade things without reading about...

vCenter Server 5.5 u2 hangs on Installing Directory Services 0

vCenter Server 5.5 u2 hangs on Installing Directory Services

Well I am playing around with something related to the vCenter Server installation, so I wanted to install vCenter Server 5.5 u2 on a standalone non domain server. I deployed my Windows Server 2012...

vCenter Server High Availability with Microsoft Failover Cluster and DFS (Unsupported) 14

vCenter Server High Availability with Microsoft Failover Cluster and DFS (Unsupported)

As on the first week of June sadly vCenter Server Heartbeat end of sale has been announced and customers whom have it already will still get their support till 2018 but for those who...