Author: VM Dave

Solved – VCSA Management Interface Does Not Display Performance Data

One of my TAM customers contacted me recently, about an issue they were seeing in their environment(VCSA running 6.5 Update1 with the latest patches) When trying to view VCSA CPU, Memory and Database performance information via the Appliance Management Interface, no data was being displayed.  Checking my lab I was also experiencing the same issue, … Continue reading Solved – VCSA Management Interface Does Not Display Performance Data

How to perform a simplified NSX Upgrade with the new Upgrade Coordinator feature

A new feature in NSX for vSphere v6.4 is the upgrade coordinator. In previous versions of NSX you would have to navigate to various distinct areas of the UI to facility an upgrade of your entire NSX environment. This new feature provides a single portal for planning and upgrading the entire NSX system, also providing … Continue reading How to perform a simplified NSX Upgrade with the new Upgrade Coordinator feature

Utilizing vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager to streamline a vR Ops upgrade

In a previous post I walked  through installing  the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager(vRSLCM) solution and importing existing vRealize components.  For this post I'll show you how to use vRSLCM to upgrade vRealize components, specifically vRealize Operations. vRSLCM streamlines the upgrade process, simplifying the download and application of product updates. (e.g. in a typical vR Ops … Continue reading Utilizing vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager to streamline a vR Ops upgrade

vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager – Step by Step How to Install & Import Existing Environment

vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager is a new addition to the vRealize Suite.  Announced at VMworld 2017 Europe, and v1.0 was released on September 19th 2017!  The solution is designed to streamline and simplify the deployment and on-going Day 0 to Day 2 management of the vRealize Suite.  Which includes Installation Initial Setup Health Monitoring/Configuration Management … Continue reading vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager – Step by Step How to Install & Import Existing Environment

Announcing Three New VMware NSX Guides!

Announcing Three New VMware NSX Guides!Announcing Three New VMware NSX Guides!VMware’s Networking and Security Business Unit is excited to announce THREE NSX Guides being released for VMworld U.S. 2017! Our Guides are authored and technically reviewed by VMware subject matter experts and serve to cover VMware network and security essentials. These new guides follow our … Continue reading Announcing Three New VMware NSX Guides!