Category: vSphere

Posted in Security Advisory vSphere

VMware fixed Security Token Service (STS) error with new patch – VMware vCenter Server 7.0 Update 3g

As we reported in this article, there was a bug in VMware vCenter Server 7.0 Update 3f, causing installation hung on 93%. An issue with…

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“Exception occurred in postInstallHook” at 93% failed during patching to VMware vCenter Server 7.0u3f (7.0.3.00700 build 20051473)

VMware released a new update for vCenter Server 7.0 u3f (read more about the new patch) however in the last few days I observed repeatable…

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Posted in vSAN vSphere

VMware announced vSphere+ and vSAN+ to simplify operations with infrastructure management

vSphere+ VMware with the announcement of vSphere+ promises to bring the benefits of cloud to on-premises workloads by deploying high value cloud services to easily…

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What is vSphere Advantage?

VMware® vSphere Advantage™ is a new pay-as-you-go subscription model. Organizations can increase the return on existing investments in infrastructure and skillsets without needing to move or…

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Do you have an idea of how to make a vSphere better? Submit your ideas here to make vSphere better!

What would you like to see in the next release of vSphere? Do you have an idea of how to make the product better? Are…

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What to do if you cannot see the new patch in Lifecycle Manager? Here is a fix!

One of my team members informed me that there is no new patch in Lifecycle Manager and the latest patch visible is update 2a –…

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What to do if you already upgraded to vSphere Update 3b?

As you probably know by now, update 3b has been recalled. But the question remains open for those who like me went through with this…

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The list of VMware vCenter server services:

vCenter Server 7.x services: vmware-vmon  VMware Service Lifecycle Manager vmonapi  VMware Service Lifecycle Manager API vmafdd  VMware Authentication Framework vmdird  VMware Directory Service vmcad  VMware…

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How to re-IP Photon OS from command line

The most reliable way to change IP address for the Photon OS appliance is the command line. Although VAMI gives one option to change IP,…

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Using Virtual Reality with VMware

Today I attended a very interesting session at VMworld2021 about using Virtual Reality to administrate vSphere. The possibilities are endless. From having look at the…

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