powerCLI · scripting · vmware

How to automate the Updgrade of VMware Tools to multiple Virtual Machines

Hey, I had this issue before some days, we would like to do some patching on Windows Virtual Machines and upgrade the VMware tools. The problem came when we didn’t want to do more than 1 reboot. Also we were kind of afraid to use the -NoReboot action with upgrading the VMware tools because of… Continue reading How to automate the Updgrade of VMware Tools to multiple Virtual Machines

vmware · cli

How to fix the error “Invalid Configuration for device ‘0’”

Hello, today I had an issue with a Virtual Machine that is a member of a port group on a distributed switch (dvSwitch) but the network adapter was disconnected. When you try to bring it on again with Edit Settings -> Check Connected in the vNIC settings and you click OK, it fails and you… Continue reading How to fix the error “Invalid Configuration for device ‘0’”

cluster · vmware · vSphere 6.0

VMware Virtual SAN 6.1 Stretched Cluster: Bandwidth Sizing Guidance

Before some days VMware released the VMware Virtual SAN 6.1 Streched Cluster Bandwidth Sizin Guidance document. This document explains how to size bandwidth requirements for Virtual SAN in Stretched Cluster configurations. Virtual SAN Stretched Cluster configurations can be spread across distances, provided bandwidth and latency requirements are met. Note: This document only covers the Virtual… Continue reading VMware Virtual SAN 6.1 Stretched Cluster: Bandwidth Sizing Guidance

cli · vcenter server 6.0 · vmware

How to increase the disk capacity on vCenter Server Appliance 6.0

 Hello guys, another one guide is here and this time about “How to Increase disk capacity on a vCenter Server Appliance”. Attention: This guide is only for 6.0 and 6.0 U1 version. Before use it on a production environment please test it to your lab. First of all lets make a simple diagram on how… Continue reading How to increase the disk capacity on vCenter Server Appliance 6.0