vSphere Upgrade, Part II

First, there’s been a slight change in my design, I’ve moved vCenter services to a virtual machine. I found, during re-reads of the documentation, that Linked Mode is not supported in clustered vCenter Servers and being the lazy admin that I am I wanted that convenience. For now I just renamed my Update Manager server […]

vSphere Upgrade

After going through multiple iterations of a upgrade strategy, largely related at the vSphere Server deployment, I believe I’ve finally settled on the implementation.  A part of the reason for the design is that my company is potentially looking at significant growth over the upcoming two years and with the complexity of our virtualization environment […]

Change Service Console IP Address

Changing the Service Console IP on ESX is well documented all over the internet.  I see two different variants and I really like the one that requires less typing.  First action, log into the console of the server, gain root access.  Change the IP with the following command. `esxcfg-vswif -i <a.b.c.d> -n <e.f.g.h>` -i parameter […]