My vCenter C: drive ran out of space

I came across something interesting today. The 160 GB C: drive on my vCenter Server ran out of space today…rather embarrassing. The first thing I checked is why in the heck my alerts didn’t go off…ok..problem fixed. After a couple of Google searches I came across and interesting VMware KB. Apparently there is a bug…

vCenter Server 6.0 New Features

Today Announces the release of VMware’s vCenter largest release in VMware History. Note. These facts are pre release, thus I will update any changes if necessary, All Facts are direct From VMware. vCenter Server Features – Enhanced Capabilities Metric Windows Appliance Hosts per VC 1,000 1,000 Powered-On VMs per VC 10,000 10,000 Hosts per Cluster 64 64 VMs per Cluster…

VI / vCenter cannot connect to Host, Service mgmt-vmware restart may not restart hostd

Yesterday, I had a problem after I shutdown a lagcy San, that after I rescaned my HBA’s, ( which timed out), I lost connection to the host. I tried restarting the normal services, in console, # service vmware-vpxa restart #service mgmt-vmware restart but I would get, Stopping VMware ESX Server Management services:    VMware ESX…