Is it possible to use a ftps server (NAS) to use as a virtual hard drive in VMware vSphere Hypervisor, if so, how? [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 6 years ago. Improve this question The title explains most of it. Basically, let’s say I have a NAS(I don’t). I want to allow another computer to use it … Read more

iSCSI drive running at 100% but SAN and Network are not [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 8 years ago. Improve this question We have a virtual server running on VMware. This virtual server has a number of iSCSI drives attached to it (E, F & … Read more

VMWare device mapper size smaller than parition size

I am trying to understand what is going on with my VMWare instance. I have had 50GB partition that I extended to 150GB and resized the partition. However, the partition still shows that it only has 50GB size. Here is a screenshot from GParted: Here is the output of parted -l Model: VMware Virtual disk … Read more

VSphere connect guest os to internet

Having a VSphere 6 host which is installed on machine in our private network. VSphere 6 host IP is 192.68.0.40. Our getaway router to Internet is on 192.168.0.1. I can connect to VSphere 6 host from other computers on network (for example from Windows with Windows VSphere client) On VSphere host is installed virtual machine … Read more

Recovery VM VMware vSphere [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 8 months ago. Improve this question Please, tell me how to recreate correctly Virtual Machine, if I have following files on my hard drive: X.nvram X.vmdk X_1.vmdk X-flat.vmdk X_1-flat.vmdk. … Read more

Adding a existing (raid) harddisk to esxi without data loss

My previous install was an Ubuntu-Server 12.04 installation without VMWare. There i had 1 OS disk with 750GB and 2 other disks (both 2TB) in RAID1. I decided to virtualize my server so i can add more vm’s and also have more controll over them. So the installation of esxi went fine but to prevent … Read more

Is it allowed to use VMware integrated containers without enterprise plus?

We use a VMware VCenter installation with a Essentials Plus license. The official VIC Documentation says the following Get vSphere Integrated Containers To obtain the latest official release of vSphere Integrated Containers, go to the vSphere Integrated Containers download page on vmware.com. This page includes the downloads for both vSphere Integrated Containers Engine and vSphere … Read more

2 ESXI hosts, only one with WAN incoming, no physical switch: how to have pfsense in Host #1 provide LAN to Host #2?

This might be a very beginner question, but wondering if someone can point me in the right direction. The following is a diagram of the physical servers (questions below it): Both computers have ESXI and #1 has pfsense running in a VM. There no physical switch available to connect the hosts to. What is the … Read more

Hidden and best new features in VMWare ESXi/vSphere 5 [closed]

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ESXi 5 licencing [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 9 years ago. Improve this question I have dedicated server with one physical CPU (socket) and 64GB RAM. I have ESXi 5 installed trial for 60 days (I didn’t … Read more