The snapshot creation on CBT enabled VM fails with error Failed in vmreparent vmkfstools clone1

I came across an interesting issue the other day after deploying some infrastructure at a new site. I had deployed a new Hyperflex Cluster and was doing some testing with HX version 3.5(2e). After migrating some test VMs over to this new cluster I configured the backups to use HX Snapshots and kicked off a … Continue reading The snapshot creation on CBT enabled VM fails with error Failed in vmreparent vmkfstools clone1

Enterprise Manager 9.5 U4a issues when logging into the Self Service Backup Portal as a vCloud Tenant

After upgrading to 9.5 Update 4a I ran into a strange issue with Enterprise Manager. When I would try and login to the Self Service Backup Portal as a vCloud tenant the login would fail. We know that the URL for the portal itself is case sensitive when it comes to the tenant org name … Continue reading Enterprise Manager 9.5 U4a issues when logging into the Self Service Backup Portal as a vCloud Tenant

Migrating from vCloud Director 9.5 with an SQL Database to the vCloud Director 9.7 Appliance

In a previous post I outlined how to migrate your existing vCloud SQL Database over to a PostgreSQL Database. It's not too difficult but you do need to deploy and configure the PostgreSQL server itself first, so there are a few steps involved. Then I thought what about the people that haven't moved over to … Continue reading Migrating from vCloud Director 9.5 with an SQL Database to the vCloud Director 9.7 Appliance

Veeam Cloud Connect Portal – How to Modify the Default Theme in 9.5 Update 4

The Veeam Cloud Connect Portal provides a secure method for Cloud Connect Tenants to initiate their cloud failover plans. From the portal tenants are able to perform the following tasks, Initiate a full site failover by a cloud failover plan Retry a full site failover by a cloud failover plan Undo a full site failover … Continue reading Veeam Cloud Connect Portal – How to Modify the Default Theme in 9.5 Update 4