Join Rick Crisci for an in-depth discussion in this video Demo: Troubleshoot common storage issues, part of VMware vSphere 6.5 Essential Training Part 2.
- [Instructor] In this video, I'll demonstrate…some common troubleshooting options for virtual machines.…We're gonna start by looking at this virtual machine…called vMotion Demo.…And one of the troubleshooting steps that I like to take…when I look at a virtual machine…is to determine if it has VMware tools installed on it,…and you can see that this virtual machine does not.…So, what does that mean for this particular VM?…Well number one, it means that if I console in,…my mouse and keyboard aren't really gonna work…as well as they would if I had VMware tools installed.…
That's really no big deal,…but the other part that is more important,…is the balloon driver will not be installed…on this virtual machine.…And that means if there is a shortage…of memory on the ESXi host, the host will not be able…to perform ballooning on this VM,…and that essentially means that it won't be able…to reclaim memory from this virtual machine,…even if the virtual machine is no longer using that memory.…So that's an important part of VMware tools,…
- Configuring vMotion and Storage vMotion
- vSphere High Availability (HA)
- Setting DRS rules and automation levels
- Fault tolerance
- DRS data protection
- Troubleshooting vSphere
- Monitoring vSphere
Skill Level Beginner
VMware vSphere 6 Essential Trainingwith Brandon Neill1h 28m Intermediate
VMWare vSphere 6.5 New Featureswith Bill Ferguson2h 17m Intermediate
1. Administer Availability
2. Administer Resource Management Features
3. Troubleshooting vSphere 6.x
4. Monitoring vSphere 6.x
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