vSphere 6.7 U1 saw a CLI based version of the vCenter Server Appliance convergence tool. In vSphere 6.7 U2 we now have all that great functionality built right into the vSphere Client. If you are currently running with external Platform Services Controllers, now has never been a better or easier time to move to embedded.
Please check out the documentation here.
Start by navigating to Administration > System Configuration where you will find an enhanced System Configuration view compared to previous versions.
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I haven’t been as active on this blog as I would have liked over the last 18 months but hopefully that will change. Stay tuned for some vSphere 6.7 posts over the next few weeks.
I recently participated in a vSphere 6.5 What’s New Webcast and there was a clear trend in questions being asked.
The questions asked fall into three distinct topics.
- vCenter Server Appliance Migration
- vCenter Server HA
- vSphere Web Client
In this post I’ll aim to address these frequently asked questions.
Continue reading “vSphere 6.5 FAQ”
Happy to announce the availability of a video series covering the overview, requirements, deep dive and troubleshooting of the vCenter Server Appliance Migration functionality of vSphere 6.5.
Click the link below to go to the full playlist
vCenter Server Appliance Video Series Playlist
Just as a reminder, the end of general support (EOGS) for both vSphere 5.0 and vSphere 5.1 is approaching on August 24th 2016.
This, hopefully, isn’t news to anyone currently running these versions of vSphere as VMware maintains a comprehensive public list of products and their EOGS in the following PDF. VMware Lifecycle Product Matrix
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