HPE-ESXi-Recipe-GitHub

    ESXi Recipe for HPE on different CNA/NIC cards. The versions are validated and mostly aligns with the HPE/VMware recommendation as of writing, Please feel free to update using Github Pull requests if you have any new HW/Cards that are validated. HPE-ESXi-FW-Driver-Recipehttps://github.com/in4sometech/HPE-ESXi-FW-Driver-Recipe0 forks.0 stars.0 open issues.Recent commits: Typo in HTML Code corrected, in4sometech Added Read more about HPE-ESXi-Recipe-GitHub[…]

ESXi Bash script for NW packet capture using pktcap-uw utility

ESXi 6.0,6.5 are having many Random NW network disconnection issues. Its been tough to do packet captures at the right time when we are having the issues, as these are happening very sporadic in nature. Below  Shell script was written to capture the Traffic on the eth port of a VM, and we can comment out or update Read more about ESXi Bash script for NW packet capture using pktcap-uw utility[…]

PowerCli Script to List HPE Driver and Firmware

PowerCli Script to get HPE Driver and Firmware, Its ‘s  been hard coded to BL-460Gen8 and Gen9 and can be changed as per requirement.  $vmhosts = Get-Cluster “ClusterName” | get-vmHost $report = @() foreach( $ESXHost in $vmhosts) { $HWModel = get-vmHost $ESXHost | Select Name, Model $esxcli = Get-ESXcli -vmhost $ESXHost if($HWModel.Model -eq “ProLiant BL460c Read more about PowerCli Script to List HPE Driver and Firmware[…]

List the ESXi host Storage LUN Path-count, State, and DatastoreName

The below script is from Vmwareadmins.com. Thank’s to the post “http://www.vmwareadmins.com/list-the-path-and-path-state-for-every-vsphere-datastore-using-powercli/“ I have tweaked the script with few lines,  to list the DataStore Name and Naaid info, so it would be nice to have all objects in single pane of view.  All credits to “Eric Sarakaitis“   Power CLI Script :– $initalTime = Get-Date $date = Get-Date ($initalTime) Read more about List the ESXi host Storage LUN Path-count, State, and DatastoreName[…]

Patch – Update vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 with External PSC’s – CLI

        The Process to patch vCenter Server Appliance’s is pretty straight forward and the below procedure shows the high level Steps involved using CLI to patch to 6.0U3a. For GUI, we can directly login to 5480 and use either check URL (Internet connectivity required, I would only recommended this for HomeLab) or Read more about Patch – Update vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 with External PSC’s – CLI[…]