Category: vmware

VCAC Adding vSphere Resources using Proxy Agent

VCAC

VCAC can connect to a number of Endpoints. In this article we will go through how you can connect VCAC to vCenter and use resources discovered there. I should point out that this procedure can be used for your first vCenter or adding resources from additional vCenters. Adding a vCenter  requires a couple of things be …

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CUCM 9.1 AMD Virtual Machine

So as you may or may not know Cisco has a hit and miss relationship with compiling for AMD processors. Case in point I’ve spun up CUCM 7.1.5 and 8.6SU2 on my AMD VMHost and it’s a happy camper. However I recently wanted to start working on setting up my lab with 9.1 and get …

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VMware bug AHOY!

Per this snip it from VMware.com/support: “An issue with ESX/ESXi 3.5 Update 2 causes the product license to expire on August 12, 2008. VMware engineering has isolated the root cause of this issue and will reissue the various upgrade media including the ESX 3.5 Update 2 ISO, ESXi 3.5 Update 2 ISO, ESX 3.5 Update …

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VMware Fix the VC installer

So last evening I downloaded the newest version of VC 2.5 U2 so that I can take advantage of all the new features in ESX 3.5U2. All and all the upgrade went well however it does agitate me that during the upgrade of the VC I must manually fix the Virtual Center service by hand.To …

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Happy Qlogic iSCSI Day!

As I mentioned one of the functions of my job is to maintain, upgrade and envision our virtualization environment aka VMware ESX 3.5 Server.Well we recently did quite the face lift to our environment in our PDX datacenter. We upgraded to all diskless Dell PowerEdge 2950 Mark III servers. We boot from a new Equallogic …

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Post UNO

So I’ve decided to start blogging. For those of you that know me you probably guessed by the title it will be job related. For those that don’t here’s a synopsis for what I do.Title: Sr. Infrastructure Administrator (for now we’re in a merger could change who knows)Job Functions: EVERYTHING! more specifically: MS Windows Server …

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