Tag: HA

No Power Option

There are times which some VMs are freezing and in these situations there is no option for restart or shutdown. Today I got same experience and hopefully this time it was in my home lab, if it were in production … 🙄 Anyway, getting to the main point, in these situation admins may wants to […]

Updated: December 5, 2011 — 11:51 PM

VMware FT in Home Lab

Hi, I have upgraded my home lab hosts to the latest VMware ESXi 5.0 few days ago but yesterday I find the time to upgrade my vCenter as well; For some reason I cleaned up everything I made in past and did the clean installation. During this upgrade I bought and added second SSD Drive to […]

Updated: October 7, 2011 — 2:18 PM

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat

Finally I had chance and time to install and test the “VMware Heartbeat” which I had learnt to install, configure and use during one of my course. There’s some note about this software which I think they may be good to mention as may be they come useful in latter exams 😉 You need at […]

Updated: July 19, 2010 — 5:54 PM


Hi, Just as I said before, I start posting the summary here. So, let start it now, this post contain some info about: Result of wrong OS type installation in VM with different OS type VMware HA (Design, fail-over, …) Result of wrong OS type installation in VM with different OS type One configuration/step during […]

Updated: February 23, 2010 — 1:50 AM