How to tweak the 3ware 9650SE SATA RAID controller driver into ESX3i

Maybe old news, but I thought this interesting for those of you playing with VMware ESXiHow to tweak the 3ware 9650SE SATA RAID controller driver into ESX3i “ I want give back something to this lovely community, giving me a lot of information and even VMware forESX3i a small-footprint OS that can run 24×7 from…

Understanding VMware Roles and Permissions

http://www.vmwarewolf.com has a good article on Understanding VMware Roles and Permissions, This was a good for me, as I have am still very new to VMware. “ VMware Virtualcenter roles and permissions are one of the most commonly misunderstood aspects of Virtual Infrastructure 3. We constantly receive calls into tech support asking how-to assign the…

Updated: Top 10 blogs that VMware administrators must read

http://vmware-land.com has a new updated Top 10 Blogs list, “ Top 10 blogs that VMware administrators must read1) http://www.yellow-bricks.com/ • Duncan Epping’s relatively new blog on VMware topics is another great source for technical tips and information. Duncan recently accepted a job working for VMware and we look forward to more great posts from him.2)…

Datastore missing – but Disk / Array detected?

I recently was playing around with ESXi and Removed my drives via the motherboard connections, tried another drive type and then tried to reconnect my orginal drive configuration. ( a non supported ICH9 controller, and Sata Drive ) I had no problem with the disk being detected upon a new rescan of LUN’s, but my…

Update : VMware VMotion ESX server support for Symantec AntiVirus and Symantec Endpoint Protection

Update : VMware VMotion ESX server support for Symantec AntiVirus and Symantec Endpoint Protection Symantec has posted a updated KB Document ID: 2008101607465248 on VMware VMotion ESX Server Support “Question/Issue:Is VMware VMotion ESX server supported with Symantec AntiVirus and Symantec Endpoint Protection? Symptoms:Symantec supports running Symantec AntiVirus, Symantec Endpoint Protection, and Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager…