I had vMotion fail this morning in a way that was quite different - meaning it could start OK but things were not OK. In the Recent Tasks it actually said failed vMotion from one server to another and with a lot of detail such as the IP's used and to check network. Sorry no … Continue reading vMotion fails & how I fixed it
I have added a Synology (DS1813+) into my lab. It has been around for a while to help with a few different things, but now is going to expand the number of VMs I can host. The management of it has been fine. But when I added it to the isolated and non-routing storage network … Continue reading Odd Problem – sometimes you do need to get irritated!
Hello all, For a fair number of years, I think from late 2007 until today, I did a newsletter for a large number of people - weekly in fact. It went out to mostly partners of VMware, and VMware people as well around the globe. With my not being part of VMware any longer it … Continue reading Newsletter: December 15
I saw this KB article recently and it really surprised me. You need to make sure you are not using E1000 network drivers if you are using ESXi 5, 5,1, and 5.5. The article has a grep command line that will help you find which virtual machines are using this network adapter is pretty handy. Beware and … Continue reading E1000 might bring a PSOD!