QuickFix: vCenter 6 appliance space issue /storage/core out of space

Issue: vCenter 6 appliance space issue /storage/core out of space /storage/core folder shows 100% used. Resolution SSH into vCSA. issue the command “df -h” to display the disk space status ( /storage/core folder shows 100% used) CD into /storage/core directory issue the command “ls -l -t” to display the files by date. Delete the oldest first.  You […]

QuickTIP: Check physical disk BAY in DELL R730 using naa identifier from ESXi

I tested this on: DELL PowerEdge R730 DELL PERC H730 Mini (Embedded) iDRAC 8 – Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller Version (Build 08) ESXi 5.5 u3 Part 1 – Gathering naa. numbers related from physical disks from ESXi console and iDRAC console: On host where we use VSAN namespace: On host without VSAN namespace Commands […]

QuickTask: Create vSSwitch, configure port groups, VLAN, security policy by esxcli

ESXCLI command to create a standard vSwitch named vSwitch3 that has 128 accessible ports. esxcli network vswitch standard add -v vSwitch3 -P 128 ESXCLI command to attach vmnic3 as an uplink to vSwitch3. esxcli network vswitch standard uplink add -v vSwitch3 -u vmnic2 ESXCLI commands to create two port groups named Prod-201 and Prod-202 on vSwitch3. esxcli […]