The OVM-BKP must be installed on Oracle VM Manager machine and there is no other option. Oracle VM Backup Utility can take backup from VMs when the VM is located on OCFS2 repositories, VMs running on NFS share will be stopped during backup process.
[Review]: Oracle OVM-BKP v1.0 – Virtual Machine Backup Utilities for Oracle VM
[Review]: HPE Advisory About ESXi – February 2018
[Download]: Microsoft Windows Server Monthly Update – January 2017
[Review]: Vembu BDR Suite v3.9.0
[How To]: Resolve Two Filesystems With The Same UUID Have Been Detected
[News]: Latest VMware Security Advisories
[How To]: Resolve No Network Adapters Issue on ESXi
[Download]: Microsoft Windows Server Monthly Update – December 2017
[Update]: Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 3
[Review]: VMware Tools 10.2.0
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VMware Security Advisory – VMSA-2018-0001 Advisory ID: VMSA-2018-0001 Severity: Critical Synopsis: vSphere Data Protection (VDP) updates address multiple security issues. Issue date: 2018-01-02 Updated on: 2018-01-02 (Initial Advisory) CVE number: CVE-2017-15548, CVE-2017-15549, CVE-2017-15550 1. Summary vSphere Data Protection (VDP) updates address multiple security issues. 2. Relevant Products vSphere Data Protection (VDP) More information: VMSA-2018-0001 VMware Security […]
Veeam has released new update for Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 and the new update is not just a bug fix update or functionality improvements. Veeam Availability Suite Update 3 adding new functionalities to both availability suite’s components.
Unlike previous versions, the new versions added new functionality to protecting and monitoring both physical and virtual environments.
What’s Veeam Availability Console? Veeam Availability Console is new product that provided by Veeam for Service Providers. Veeam Availability Console is a FREE cloud-enabled, multi-tenant platform that delivers everything a service provider needs to deploy, manage and monitor their customers’ Veeam environments virtual, physical or cloud-based no matter where they reside. There’s no doubt that Veeam […]
Soft Diagnostic Failure A soft diagnostics Error will typically be present after an intentional or unintentional restart of one or both HSV controllers. It will be logged in the controller event log and displayed in command view Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA) as yellow exclamation mark. The EVA will be operational. This error can be present […]
How To Change Linux IP Address via PowerCLI There is some reason that you want to change IP address on virtual machines as an example, moving virtual machines to a new VLAN or port-group or moving them to another site or replicate virtual machine to an offsite recovery site. Changing IP on machines one by […]
What’s FlexibleLOM? FlexibleLOM is a standard for HPE network interface cards that using on ProLiant Blade servers and ProLiant Rack Mount servers. LAN-On-Motherboard is an architecture for HPE network interface cards. There is some benefits when FlexibleLOM is installed on HPE servers. The previous server generations (G7 and earlier) shipped with an integrated LOM and […]
STOR2RRD is a free and useful tools for SAN and storage performance and health monitoring. The tool is developed by XORUX. STOR2RRD supports wide range of SAN switches and SAN storage from most vendors.
The tool offers you end-to-end views of your storage environment including NAS and SAN and can save you significant money in operation monitoring and by predicting utilization bottlenecks in your virtualized environment.
You can also generate policy-based alerts, view overall health status of your systems, provide capacity reports and forecasting data.
LPAR2RRD is a free tool for performance monitoring on server environments. It’s support IBM Power Systems and VMware vSphere. LPAR2RRD can retrieve the platforms performance data without install any agent like VMware vCenter or HMC (Hardware Management Console).
Also there is an agent for extending data collecting and also the tool supports NMON files for collecting data from operating systems.