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Create Shared Disks for Oracle RAC Clusters in VMware

C# Client doesn’t have specific features like choose multi writer flag . So better do to do it using Web Client. The multi-writer option allows VMFS-backed disks to be shared by multiple virtual machines. Used by Third-party cluster-aware applications like RedHat 6 or later with GFS File systems and Oracle …

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Active Directory as an LDAP Server in Vcenter Appliance

Login to Vcenter as Administrator@vsphere.local Configuration – Identity Sources – Choose the + Sign Choose Active Directory as an LDAP Server Name – FriendlyName – Cloudid.biz BaseDNfor Users (Recommended  to use Specific Organization Unit Distinguish name ) – DC=CloudID,DC=Biz DomainName – Cloudid.biz DomainAlias (NETBIOS Name of the Domain) – Cloudid …

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vCenter Server Appliance Upgrade from 6.0 to 6.5

Lets see how to get the vCenter Server Appliance update from 6.0 to 6.5 Run the Installer.exe from the ISO if its a Windows Machine. D:\vcsa-ui-installer\win32\installer.exe Choose Upgrade – Two Stage Process Stage 1  – Deploy New vcenter Temp Stage 1  – Enter Source and target info. If its a …

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Reset root password vCenter Server Appliance 6.0

Forgot root password to vCenter Appliance 6.0 Most of the Cases – Gets Expired by default. Locked out by Wrong Attempts Lets see how to change the root password – Reboot the vCSA 6.0 using the vSphere Client. When the GRUB boot loader appears, press the spacebar to disable auto …

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