Short post on different connectivity states of a virtual machine and how to fix them.
One problem that comes up quite often during VMware Virtual SAN Beta testing is that the Network status keeps in the "Misconfiguration detected" state. Sometimes the cluster also shows up with different "Network Partition Groups". This message can be caused by several problems. In this post i am going through the most commonly pitfalls and how to solve them.
At least since vSphere 5.1, a clean DNS and SSL setup prevents from several errors. I've often seen the vCenter Server Appliance failing with the following error message after trying to log in to the vSphere Web Client:
Failed to connect to VMware Lookup Service https://[VCENTER]:7444/lookupservice/sdk - SSL certificate verification failed.
This is a short list of myths, failures and issues I faced while working with VMware. I think that everyone working with virtualization should know these so i want to share my experiences:Read More »Top 10 VMware Myths, Failures and Issues