vRO : Retrieve NSX edge load balancer VIP provisioned by vRA

Today, on this blog post i will show you how to retrieve the NSX Edge Load Balancer VIP provisioned by vRA. Currently i am using 3 VMware components in my LAB : vRealize Automation 7.0 , vRealize Orchestrator 7.0.1 and NSX 6.2. Related posts: vCAC 6 : Request remains in state “In Progress” [vRO] Retrieve…

vCAC 6 : Request remains in state “In Progress”

In vCAC (or vRealize Automation now), many requests were blocked in status “In Progress” since few weeks or months! The task was not more present in vCenter orchestrator or vCAC. I will give you a fix to clean up all these tasks that remains “In Progress” : In this example, the resquest number “92” is …

Powercli : Check and connect VMs network cards

With this script you will be able to export a list of VMs with Network Cards disconnected. The script will generate a csv file. And at the end of the script you will be able to modify all the network cards that were in a disconnected states.   ######################################################################################### ## Script check VM netword cards   …

Script – Grow VMFS datastores in command line

Recently, i have worked on a script to automate these operations because it involved a lot of datastores. The script only works if the LUN hosting the datastore has previously been expanded. For more information regarding the command line describe in this article you can check this  2002461. Update :02/06/2015 – Add Powershell + plink…

Virtual Machine : VMware tools do not start automatically

After updated a VM Linux (Centos) I realized that the VMware tools were not starting over automatically. This post is based on the  KB : 2050592 You can follow these step to resolve the issue : Log in to your virtual machine and locate the vmware-tools-config.pl file. [root@test01 /]# find -name vmware-config-tools.pl ./usr/bin/vmware-config-tools.pl Then execute…