Monthly Archive: February 2016

Feb 17

Table Topics Ideas

I recently tried to mix in a couple of skills for a recent Toatmasters meeting Table Topics session. I took photo’s of really unusual houses I found on the internet, put them into a slide show, and asked participants to either try to sell the house, or to convince us why their house was an …

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Feb 17

Cisco ASA IKE Vulnerability

https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20160210-asa-ike Massive issue that should be addressed ASAP. Classified as a PATCH NOW level of concern.

Feb 13

vCenter – unable to perform vMotion or storage vMotion

If you get the error ‘The operation is not allowed in the current state’, try restarting the management agents on the hosts (non disruptive, other than you will lose vSphere client connectivity): VMware KB Article – Restart Management Agents Restarting the Management agents on ESXi To restart the management agents on ESXi: From the Direct …

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Feb 13

Unable to connect to the MKS: Internal Error

Ran into this issue on vSphere 5.5 & 6.0(base, U1, U1b) using the full client. Power off the VM, remove from inventory, browse the datastore, right click the VMX file, add to inventory. This resolved my issues.