VCSA 6.7 Out of Space (SEAT)

File system /storage/seat is low on database storage space. Increase the size of disk /storage/seat or decrease the data retention.

Today I was greeted by the following error message when logging into the VMware vCenter Server also known as VCSA: “Could not connect to one or more vCenter Server systems: https://%fqdn%:443/sdk“. So it was time for a quick write-up on how to resolve this issue. The issues were already present a couple of hours earlier …

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ITQ Transform! 2019

Transform! 2019 - Jitse & Mischa - SDDC based on Cloud Provider Pod

On the twenty-sixth of September 2019, it was time for our yearly event! For the third time in a row under the name ITQ Transform! This year the theme of the event was “Empower your Business”. The event was located in Fort Voordorp near Utrecht in Holland. A central spot in the country with enough …

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vCloud Director Appliance Keystore Password

vCloud Director 9.7 - Code Generate-Certificates

Recently I was deploying vCloud Director (vCD) at a customer and I was experiencing some issues surrounding the Java Keystore password that is configured out of the box (OOTB) in the vCD Cell. Before digging into the topic, let’s talk about the latest vCloud Director releases. Since the release of vCloud Director 9.5, the software …

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VMware ESXi SATADOM Boot Device

Delock SATADOM 54655

In the blog post, I am showing you how to deal with SATADOM boot devices in your ESXi Hosts. Recently I replaced my SD cards with SATADOMs in all my ESXi Hosts in my HomeLab. This blog post is about my experience and configuration that was required for HPE ProLiant servers. SD Card In the …

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