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VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.5 – recovery fails with Unable to copy error

I just ran into a problem with SRM version 5.5.1.4. And I would like to tell you more about it. I recently was involved in building a VMware environment with SRM as Disaster Recovery solution. Because this was a first for this organization we did a proof of concept (POC) before building the production environment.… Continue reading VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.5 – recovery fails with Unable to copy error

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How to avoid duplicate MAC addresses when migrating to a new vCenter Server

When moving VM’s from one vCenter server to another or moving ESXi hosts (with VM’s) to another vCenter there’s an aspect which is easily overseen: MAC address usage!!! Background First a little bit of background information. When you create a VM the MAC address assigned to it is generated by vCenter. The MAC address of… Continue reading How to avoid duplicate MAC addresses when migrating to a new vCenter Server