vRops – Custom Network stats for HostSystems

If you have ever needed to insert custom metrics (stats) into a vRops object this next post is for you! I needed to extract some metrics from vCenter for host NIC’s which are not available in vRops by default…. so I built this powershell script to extract...

ASUS XG-C100C with esxi

So for those of you wanting to use this card as a cheap solution for the #homelab it’s obvious that it a not supported based on the compatibility list on vmware website… (I can confirm it does not work and community drivers do not exist for it esxi 6.5)...

Infoblox – Monitoring it with vRops

For those of you that use Infoblox and want to collect and monitor the usage, health and service status in vRops for alerting purposes this next post is for you….. So I needed to monitor Infoblox service’s for state change IE: DNS and DHCP changing from...

vCenter 6.7 HA

very simple post!!! so for those of you like me fortunate enough to have vCenter HA go tits up… I was reading the out of date documentation from VMware and couldn’t figure out why it was not working…. vCenter bash: destroy-vcha: command not found it...