Network Uplink Redundancy Lost VMware ESXi Host

The error of network uplink redundancy lost is a very common issue with VMware ESXi hosts. It occurs when the secondary network interface is not connected or in a degraded state to the ESXi host. An alarm reports a loss of uplink redundancy on a vSphere standard or a distributed switch for a host. At … Read more

Most Frequently Asked Questions On VMware vSAN

Welcome to another blog on VMware vSAN. I’ll let you know about some interesting and most frequently asked questions on VMware vSAN. You can call it a fun fact of VMware vSAN. Let’s get started. FAQ VMware vSAN Is VMware vSAN free? No. VMware vSAN is not free to use. vSAN Standard, Advanced, Enterprise, and … Read more

vSAN Health Alarm ‘vSAN HCL DB Up-to-date’

vSAN HCL

What is VMware vSAN HCL VMware vSAN HCL checks the hardware compatibility in the vSAN Health Service and provides details about why it might report an error. This health check verifies that the vSAN HCL DB auto-updater works normally and can download and update the vSAN HCL DB from the VMware HCL release website. This … Read more

VMware ESXi Diagnostic Logs

VMware ESXi System Diagnostic Information's and Logs

In this blog, we will discuss the procedure to get the VMware ESXi/Hosts diagnostic logs. VMware technical support might request several files to help resolve technical issues. During internal troubleshooting, you might need to check the basic logs for yourself to identify the issue even before going to raise any case with VMware. There are … Read more

How to Verify That The Memory Balloon Driver Is Enabled For VMware Virtual Machines

In this blog post, we are going to see how to verify that the memory balloon driver is enabled for a virtual machine or not. While troubleshooting virtual machine performance, we need this information. We will try to keep it simple so that you can understand it better. Let’s have a look on steps: SSH … Read more

How to verify USB connection for an ESXi host?

How To Verify USB Connection For An ESXi Host

Sometimes It is required to attach a USB to a virtual machine on VMware Virtual environment. To use a USB in VM, you have to first connect with your ESXi hypervisors. You can multiple USB devices as per your needs. Each ESXi host has several USB Connection ports. In this blog we will guide you on how … Read more

The target host does not support the virtual machine’s current hardware requirements in VMware – Solved

The Target Host Does Not Support The Virtual Machine's Current Hardware Requirements in vSphere console.

We will discuss the vMotion runtime error The target host does not support the virtual machine’s current hardware requirements. This issue occurs when we are trying to migrate or move any virtual machine from one cluster to another cluster at the same datacenter and vCenter Server. The exact error message is similar to: The Target … Read more

What if the most consumed host fails in VMware vSAN?

What If The Most Consumed Host Fails In VMware VSAN

This could be a serious production hamper if you ignore the error of ‘What if the most consumed host fails in VMware vSAN cluster‘. We will explain on the Limits Health – After one additional host failure check in the vSAN Health Service and provides details on why it might report an error. What does it mean … Read more

vSAN health alarm ‘Hosts disconnected from VC’ – Solved

VSAN Health Alarm 'Hosts Disconnected From VC'

In this blog, we will guide you to fix VMware vSAN issues on vSAN Health. The error message vSphere shows in under the cluster is vSAN Health Alarm ‘Hosts Disconnected From VC’. What does it means with this error and how can you fix this? As the error message is showing ‘Host Disconnected From VC‘, … Read more