Author: Jobi Samuel

Troubleshooting vMotion

Problem : vMotion failed at 21% Steps:1 Find IP address of source ESXi server using esxcfg-vmknic -l command 2> Are you able to ping any other server ? use vmkping -I command vmkping -I...

DRSRule_Automation

Recently I was reviewing my environment and found that many of my VMs are not in any DRS rule. So I was looking an easy way to find missing VMs. Unfortunately I could not...

vSphere 6.5 what is new and what I like

VMware announced vSphere 6.5 recently. I was looking at the enhancement and thinking why should I go for vSphere 6.5 .There are some good reason I will be going for vSphere 6.5 1.vSphere Client...

All VMs are disconnected from ESXi host

I noticed a recent issue on my ESXi host version 5.5.0 3568722 Issue:ESXi host not responding .All the VMs are disconnected from the host According to VMware this is a bug that cause the...

Story for the day,worth reading

This is a Zen koan story,I read recently which forced me to think! Nan-in, a Japanese master, received a university professor who came to inquire about Zen. Nan-in served tea.He poured his visitor´s cup...

ESXi Firmware update

Last week I discussed about Virtual networking .Before installing any other vSphere components I am going to make sure my softwares/firmwares and drivers are up-to-date.This is not just because of any further installation but...