How to recover root password of vCenter appliance


Reboot vcneter server appliance & connect to the vm console

Press “e” while its rebooting

Add below highlighted string to the line which is starts with linux


Reboot the server

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Multiple vCenters-how to avoid duplicate MAC address of virtual machines

If we have multiple vCenters in virtualization environment , there would be a possibility of issuing same MAC address to different virtual machines from different vCenter servers.

How we can avoid this kind of issue?

When we are installing vCenters it will automatically generate instance id for vCenter.We can check th vCenter servers ID from web client.


If multiple vCenter servers use same Instance ID , there will be a possibility of having MAC duplication problem. In this case we can change one of vCneter servers Instance ID from web client.


Free Download: Cloud Management For Dummies

Free Download: Cloud Management For Dummies

Free Download: Cloud Management For Dummies

IT environments are shackled by complexity. This complexity, combined with operational bottlenecks and time-consuming manual processes, can require tedious, error-prone workflows and distract from more strategic projects. To keep up with the demands of the business, IT needs a modern data center with a unified platform for managing private, public and hybrid cloud environments.

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VMware Releases Dispatch, an Open Source…

VMware Releases Dispatch, an Open Source Serverless Framework

VMware Releases Dispatch, an Open Source…

VMware announced its serverless initiative at VMworld 2017, where a Functions-as-a-Service (FaaS) demo using Apache OpenWhisk, an existing open source FaaS technology, was presented. Since then, the serverless team has been working to define what a serverless framework by and for a VMware-based infrastructure would look like. The resulting work is Dispatch, a new VMware-originated The post VMware Releases Dispatch, an Open Source Serverless Framework appeared first on Open Source .

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