07 – vCenter und ESX Cluster – Einheit 09.01.2015 (Pauschenwein)

Aufsetzen Vmware – vCenter Hostname:CLU
Virtual target for the VCenter vmwaretarget … 6GB


FS – Create new iSCSI -Target vSwitch … add Netzwerkadapter

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VM Kernel:

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Create vSwitch for new NIC

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add Storage

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add newly visible IQNs – copy from vsphere storage adapter properties

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Migrate Virtual Machine – Change datastore

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configure a Cluster „meinclusta“ / disable EVC Mode
and move host into cluster


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Reboot e1 + e2

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enter Maintenance Mode – only way to perform a switch over
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suspend Nostalgia

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„meinCluster“ turn on VSphere HA

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DRS … Resource Distribution both servers on same load!

enable Cluster Features – turn on vSphere HA / DRSDSC_0535DSC_0542 DSC_0544 DSC_0546 DSC_0547 DSC_0549   DSC_0555 DSC_0558 DSC_0559  Migration: select the Destination Host/Cluster for this virtual machine migration.   DSC_0562 DSC_0564 DSC_0565 DSC_0566 DSC_0567 DSC_0568 DSC_0569 DSC_0570 DSC_0572 DSC_0573 new Cluster settings DSC_0576  clone virtual machine       DSC_0581 DSC_0588 DSC_0589 DSC_0591 DSC_0593 DSC_0594 DSC_0595 DSC_0596 DSC_0599   on Browser Top List … Check All to switch to VM’s & TemplatesDSC_0613        deploy template „newbumsti“DSC_0614 DSC_0618 DSC_0620 DSC_0622 DSC_0626 DSC_0627 DSC_0629 DSC_0630 DSC_0631

Host profiles
configer esx node
create Host Profile

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