Creating low disk space alerts for the virtual machine guest file systems in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x

if your looking for a low disk alert then here is how you set it up To configure vRealize Operations Manager 6.x to generate low disk space alerts for virtual machines, new Symptom and Alert Definitions must be created. Creating

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Virtual Flash feature in vSphere 5.5 and Allocating vSphere Flash Read Cache to a virtual machine

So you decide to buy a SSD disk to start using virtual flash “Virtual Flash Read Cache allows you to locally cache virtual machine read I/O on an ESXi host and even migrate that virtual machines cache to another Virtual Flash enabled

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Upgrade vCenter operations manager to vRealize operations manager (vCops 2 vRops)

How to upgrade your vCops to vRops When you are still running vCOPS 5.8 then at some point you will need to upgrade to vRealize operations manager 6.  Here is how you do it. first download your ova file from

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vCenter server to vCenter Virtual Appliance convertor – VCS to VCVA convertor

Since Vmware vSphere 6 is released the vCenter Virtual appliance (VCVA) has the same specifications as the Vmware vCenter installed on windows (VCS). So you can install the VC virtual appliance without to worry about limitations and also one windows server

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Nested ESXi and EVC cluster – error adding ESXi to EVC Cluster

When you setup a home lab and you created nested ESXi host, then at certain point you want to create a EVC cluster to begin testing all features. but when you add an ESX host you get following error. ‘The host’s CPU

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Visio stencils – vmware and veeam and other

when your designing a VMware or other environments you need some more stencils to use in visio to make it more visible or professional so here are the stencils i use and the links to the sites visio cafe Veeam

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compare CPU for VMware or other

As a senior systems engineer i took the responsibility to also design VMware environments. So far it been alto af fun but also sometimes a lot of headaches. Since some customers insist to keep prices low they choose for low CPU

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