Hello all, I hope this finds everyone well? Another week at home, and only afternoon walks outside of the house for avoiding cabin fever for us. Things are better in some parts of the world now and worse in others. And for some reason, stores in a variety of places are still running out of … Continue reading Newsletter: March 28, 2020
Hello all, I had a good week in the lab, and a spent a bunch of time writing my first trip report - of many I hope - at NetApp. Great to get that info to R&D. I sure hope they use it. I trust everyone had a great week? And Friday was Valentines Day, … Continue reading Newsletter: February 15, 2020
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!
Hi there, I experienced a frustrating issue today. I tried to vMotion a virtual machine and it would not go. Compatibility issue. Error message is below. I could vMotion with some of the hosts, but not most of them. This was an EVC problem. Even in the error message it said that and sent me … Continue reading vMotion of certain machines would not work
Hello there, I hope everyone is well today. We have had a week of very hot weather and late afternoon yesterday it finally broke and started to cool, and then rain. Still raining now and a very nice 10 degrees C. A tough week, with lots of indecision, and plans changing, and pushing the envelope. … Continue reading Newsletter: August 15, 2015
Hello all, I hope everyone is warm and comfortable today - it is quite cold, and very much full of snow here in Nashua - in fact just started snowing again! Glad I am heading to California tomorrow as it will be warm and I am looking forward to that. A nice week at DG … Continue reading Newsletter: February 21, 2015
Hello all, I am back in Nashua after a week in Pittsburgh. Did you know that they have - in Pittsburgh - 468 bridges? That one of them - Fort Pitt produces the most amazing traffic jam every weekday morning? What is serious about that is that my most excellent Garmin GPS had no suggestions … Continue reading Newsletter: January 25, 2014