VCP 5 – Study Blueprint Section 1.1 Install and configure vCenter Server

Identify available vCenter Server editions Three Editions exist – vSphere pricing guide page 8 – http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/vsphere_pricing.pdf vCenter Server edition for essentials kits vCenter Server foundation vCenter Server standard Deploy the vCenter Appliance Link for VMware document Page 205 – http://pubs.vmware.com/vsphere-50/topic/com.vmware.ICbase/PDF/vsphere-esxi-vcenter-server-50-installation-setup-guide.pdf Alternative to…

Notes for Matt

batch scripts to map network drives and network printers: Map network drive as drive x: to server “server” and share “Share” Net use x: \\server\Share Map network drive but allow mapping to continue after restart. Net use x: \\server\Share /persistent:yes…

Command query to list all users in an Active directory group

A situation occured when I needed to email everyone in a specific Active Directory group. To help with this activity it would be nice to determine the users easily. I used the Dsquery command line tool to help with this. The following…

System logging is not configured on esxi host

System logging is not configured on esxi host

After installing ESXi 5.0 on an internal SD card in a Dell R320, I observed two configuration issues in vSphere for the host. The first expected issue was that no datastore was configured on the host and the second issue was “System logging is not configured on…