Elasticsearch Fails to Start after vIDM Upgrade

I have just been doing a upgrade of VMware Identity Manager (vIDM) 3.3.3 to 3.3.4 from the vRealize Suite Life Cycle Manager (vRSLCM) 8.3. After the upgrade the vIDM appliance from vRSLCM it failed after a long wait, looking at the vIDM machine i could see that the Elasticsearch service did not run. After reverting […]

Veeam Availability Suite v11 and more

Veeam has released the new Veeam Backup & Replication v11, Veeam One v11, Veeam Agent for Windows v5, Veeam Agent for Linux v5 and Veeam Service Provider Console v5. Veeam Backup & Replication v11 What’s new: Eliminate data loss with Veeam Continuous Data Protection Eliminate ransomware with immutable backups on a Hardened Linux Repository Eliminate downtime with Instant Recovery for NAS, […]

vLCM error 404 after upgrading to vCenter 7.0.1d

I have just upgrade a vCenter from 6.7 to 7.0.1d, and when i went into the “Lifecycle manager” in the vCenter client, i got this error Status 404 – https://x.x.x.x/ui/vum-ui/rest/vcenters/5a8040e2-5dca-454a-87f4-303c3cb2f9b1/compliance This is just a browser cache problem after using the browser in incognito/privatebrowsing, i did not get this error, and a restart of the browser cleared […]

VMware Cloud Foundation 4.2 Released

VMware has released Cloud Foundation 4.2. This version contains vRealize Suite to 8.2, NSX-T to 3.1, and updates to other things like vCenter/ESXi/….. What’s new: vSAN HCI Mesh Support: VMware Cloud Foundation supports HCI Mesh on VSAN clusters. This capability allows you to utilize storage from remote vSAN clusters in a local vSAN cluster.  NSX-T Federation […]

VMware vRSLCM certificate manager

This blog is primary a reminder to myself, on how to create the certificate to be used in the vRSLCM. To create a certificate file for the certificate locker in the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager. I uses the VMware certificate templates created for vSphere, as per this KB. I create a CSR in the VMware […]

VMware vRealize Suite 8.3 Released

VMware has released vRealize Suite lifeCycle Manager 8.3, vRealize Automation 8.3, vRealize Operations Manager 8.3, vRealize Log Insight 8.3 and vRealize Orchestrator 8.3. vRealize Suite lifeCycle Manager 8.3 What’s new: Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS 140-2) support Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS 140-2) is supported by vRealize Automation 8.3, vRealize Log Insight 8.3, and vRealize […]