Tag: VMware

VMware vSphere 7.0 Update 2 and more Released

VMware has released vCenter 7.0 update 2, ESXi 7.0 update 2 and vSphere replication 8.4.0. This release introduces some interesting new feature, linke vSphere native Key Provider, optimization for AMD EPYC CPUs and much more, see the VMware blog about the release here. For vSAN there is now HCI Mesh compute clusters do not need…

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By Allan Kjaer March 9, 2021 0

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…

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By Allan Kjaer March 8, 2021 0

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…

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By Allan Kjaer February 16, 2021 0

VMware vExpert 2021

I’m proved to be awarded the VMware vExpert award 2021, this i my 7th year in a row, and congratulation to all other new and return vExpert 2021 ward winners.

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By Allan Kjaer February 11, 2021 0

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…

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By Allan Kjaer February 9, 2021 0

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…

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By Allan Kjaer February 8, 2021 0

VMware VEBA 0.5.0 stops working

I my lab, the VMware VEBA 0.5.0 fling stopped working, this has happed 2 times now. When logging in to the VEBA appliance you can see many pods that are “Evicted”, I had around 12000 “Evicted” pods after 2-3 days, the screenshot below are from the troubleshooting i did after fixing the problem, and reproduced…

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By Allan Kjaer February 6, 2021 0

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…

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By Allan Kjaer February 5, 2021 0