Critical issue / Lenovo System X servers inoperable after November 2017 Cumulative update for Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2, and 2016

Critical issue / Lenovo System X servers inoperable after November Cumulative update for Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2, and 2016 Summary: After applying the November 2016 Cumulative Update for Windows Server 2016 or November 2016 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows Server 2012 / 2012 R2 or Security Update MS16-040, a Lenovo System X M5…

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Install and Configure phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu

How to Install and Configure phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu To get started, we can simply install phpMyAdmin from the default Ubuntu repositories. We can do this by updating our local package index and then using the apt packaging system to pull down the files and install them on our system: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install…

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Sysprep

Sysprep The System Preparation (Sysprep) tool prepares an installation of Windows for duplication. Duplication, also called imaging, enables to capture a customized Windows image that it can reuse. It is for automated Windows installations that allows unique SIDs to be created. This document consists of Pre-requisites, Installation steps and Post-configuration steps. Pre-requisites: 1. Take full…

Patching ESXi hosts using Update Manager

Patching ESXi hosts using Update Manager Overview This procedure describes the process for patching ESXi5.0 and 5.1 hosts in a cluster environment using Vcenter and Update Manager. Note that this procedure is not intended to be used as reference for upgrading ESXi versions using Update Manager Prerequisites -Vcenter must be installed and properly configured -Update…

Power OFF unresponsive VM

Power OFF unresponsive VM When we are unable to perform any task on VM or hung issues then we need to follow the below process.. Connect to ESXi host via SSH by using putty run ESXTOP press “c” to open the CPU view shift + V to display VMs only. press “f” to add/remove fields(to change…

Procedure for Backup and restoring ESXi configuration

Procedure for Backup and restoring ESXi configuration Backing up and restoring ESXi configuration using the vSphere Command-Line Interface and vSphere PowerCLI Backing up ESXi host configuration data: Download the vCLI: The installer will install the tools and also the ActivePerl sdk – the download link is currently here: https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/details?downloadGroup=VSP510-VCLI-510&productId=285 Using the vSphere CLI To back…

vCops 5.7 to 5.8 upgrade process

vCops 5.7 to 5.8 upgrade process The procedure consists of two step: Upgrade vCenter Operations Manager vApp; Upgrade the OS to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 to SPx. Download the upgrade media file from my.VMware.com: PAK file to upgrade vCOPs vAPP from 5.0.x, 5.6, 5.7 or 5.8 Name: VMware-vcops-5.8.4-2199700.pak Release Date: 2014-10-28 Build Number: 2199700 PAK file…

Interview Questions on vmware

Interview Questions on vmware What are the VMware certifications? VMware Certified Professional 5 – Infrastructure as a Service (VCP5-IaaS) VMware Certified Professional (VCP) VMware Certified Advanced Professional on vsphere 4 (VCAP4) VMware Certified Advanced Professional on vsphere 5(VCAP5) VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) VMware Certified Associate (VCA4-DT) VMware Certified Professional (VCP4-DT) VMware Certified Professional (VCP5-DT)…

Vmware P2V Conversion

Vmware P2V Conversion Log onto Physical Server, shutdown any application services such as WWW, SQL etc. Log into VCenter Server (Server_Name) From the Plugins menu, select Manage Plugins, click on the Installed Tab, Verify VMware Converter is enabled. Right click on either of the ESX server and choose Import Machine. Click Next. Choose Physical Computer…