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VMware vROps 8.6 Hide vCenter Authentication

VMware vROps 8.6 Hide vCenter Authentication Short hint, when you are configuring VMware vRealize Operations and have as example VMware Identiy Manager in Place or you don’t want that vCenter Users can authenticate directly to the vROps. When you want to disable this out-of-the box function because you use Role Based Access or IDM as

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Optimizing and securing VMware Environments with Runecast Analyzer – Webinar – Runecast and SJT CONSULTING – November, 26th 2020 at 11am

Optimizing and securing VMware Environments with Runecast Analyzer – Webinar – Runecast and SJT CONSULTING – November, 26th 2020 at 11am Hello! Do you want to know how SJT CONSULTING and Runecast Solutions can help you to find and solve hidden risks and potential issues within your VMware environment proactively? We are hosting a webinar together with Stanimir Markov, CEO of Runecast

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ALUA Rule for DataCore

When you are using DataCore or other Storage Devices / Vendor for your VMware Environment you should check this out here: ESXi 6.7 hosts with active/passive or ALUA based storage devices may see premature APD events during storage controller fail-over scenarios (67006)https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/67006 To Change the ALUA Rules on ESXi-Server running VMware ESXi 6.5 / 6.7

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multipath.conf for DataCore and EMC

In 2017 I had a customer who uses DataCore as Storage-System (still working great! ;)) and we needed as well to connect not only VMware ESXi Servers to this great Storage-System, no in this Case as well two TSM ISP-Servers with Shared Storage running on SLES 11 SP3/4 (not sure) and with this Post I

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HPE SSD BUG – RPM Installation

I have a customer who is as a lot of them affected by the HPE SAS Solid State Drives Firmware bug, where the Disks will die after 32,768 power-on-hours. More you will find here about the bug. Within this short post I want to show you how to install under SLES 11. At first you

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DataCore SANsymphony plug-in now Available for Veeam!

Yesterday the 5th of Februrary 2020 DataCore and Veeam announced the availabiltiy of the Plugin for Veeam. In the next days / weeks, Oliver and me will deliver you with some posts about that. Take a look on the Veeam Blog: https://www.veeam.com/blog/datacore-sansymphony-plugin.html

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Administrator@vsphere usage short hint

I’ve some customers who are using the local Administrator@vsphere for different things like Backup-User, or Reporting things. From my point of view I can’t recommended this and say please create Service-Users for all different topics. Like one user for Backup – in my example something like: _svc_veeam_bck or for Horizon _svc_vdi. Give the local Administrator a good and secure Password, write it

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Syslog HASHMAP

I’ve a customer who have several DataCenters in the vCenter and each DataCenter needs different Syslog-Server. With this script you should be able to set for each Datacenter different Syslog-Server. https://github.com/Vaiper/syslog-servermap/blob/master/syslog-servermap.ps1 We hope it helps some of you.

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Veeam Repository Configuration

For my Lab, i was in the lucky postion last year to got some awesome old Hardware HPE ProLiant DL380p Gen 8 etc. and with that I was able to build a awesome small Lab. On this Server I’ve Windows Server 2016 running and as you can see under X: I’ve configured the Veeam-Repo. Here

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another IT blog

Moin zusammen! Ja, genau ein neuer IT Blog… mal wieder. Oliver @opalz und meiner einer @stimmermann probieren unser Glück mal, in Denglisch :D. Themen werden im Groben: #Architektur #Design #Sizing #Performance #Administration #Projektleitung #Projektplanung #Beschaffung #DataCore #VMware #VDI #Linux #Windows #Veeam #DataCenter #Hardware #SDDC #DR #Network #Office365 #DSGVO #GoBD #CloudGate365 #Lizenzen #Backup

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