vSphere HTML5 Web Client v1.4

Wow. VMware has updated there vSphere HTML5 Web Client fling to version 1.4, It's going really fast with new versions, NICE. Version 1.4 New Features Upload a file to a Datastore ([Datastore] -> Manage -> Files) – Client Integration Plugin is not required Migrate a VM’s compute resource to a resource pool Improvements Edit an existing […]

vSphere HTML5 Web Client v1.2

WOW, VMware is really fast at updating there vSphere HTML5 Web Client. New Features Browse files in a Datastore ([Datastore] -> Manage -> Files) Download a file from a Datastore URL redirects: your old bookmarked URLs should now work, simplifying adoption of h5client. Examples: https://[h5client ip or domain name]/vsphere-client https://[h5client ip or domain name]:9443/vsphere-client https://[ip or domain […]

vSphere Enterprise licenses EOA

VMware has announced that vSphere Enterprise licenses is EOA June 30, 2016, this also includes Operations Management Standard and VMware vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise. There was a lot of confusion about what existing customer with this licenses was locked to vSphere 6.0 and older, without upgrading there licenses to Enterprise Plus. VMware has change what was there […]

vSphere 5.0 and 5.1 End of General Support this Year

2016/8/24 VMware will end there general Support for vSphere 5.0 and 5.1, so if you are still using this versions you should begin to plan the next upgrade to 6.0 or 5.5. For more information on VMware product lifecycle see: http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/support/Product-Lifecycle-Matrix.pdf Other products that will expire 2016: VMware App Volumes 2.5, 2.6, 2.7 – 2016/12/09 VMware Data […]

vSAN and HBA Driver support

Be aware of using the correct SCSI/SATA¬†driver for vSAN supported controllers. In the vSAN¬†health check you may see something like this: After checking the Compability list, I found that this controller supported the megaraid_sas. The megaraid_sas is what’s referred to as legacy driver, so you have do disable the native driver. See the KB for instruction: http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2044993 Note: […]

Oracle licensing and support on VMware vSphere

As every one knows any good project get stopped by licensing. Oracle are up to there old tricks of trying to get more money or making virtual environment segmented (extra vCenter på Oracle hosts. staying on 5.5). It's properly the same with Microsoft Hyper-V and Citrix XenServer. Before you just do as Oracle or there auditing partners says, […]

VMware Releases this Week

This Week VMware has released some new versions of there vSphere products. vSphere 6.0 Update 1b, this is mostly security, like disabling TLS1.0, and bug fixes: vCenter 6.0 Update 1b, see release notes here: http://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/vsphere/60/vsphere-vcenter-server-60u1b-release-notes.html ESXi 6.0 Update 1b, see release notes here: http://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/vsphere/60/vsphere-esxi-60u1b-release-notes.html Some of the Bug fixes: Virtual machine stops responding during snapshot consolidation on ESXi 6.0 […]