Datastore marked inactive but still accessible from vCenter

Recently had an issue while conducting activity on storage. while replacing a new drive on SAN with the faulty one, one of the datastore status went to inactive state from normal on one of the ESXi host. The virtual machines running on this datastore were functioning fine and datastore was also accessible when files were … Continue reading Datastore marked inactive but still accessible from vCenter

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vSphere HA VM Monitoring

What is vSphere HA VM monitoring ? HA VM monitoring will restart a VM if: That VMs VMware Tools heartbeats are not received in a set period of time (see below for details) and The VM isn’t generating any storage or network IO (for 120 seconds by default, though this can be changed using the following … Continue reading vSphere HA VM Monitoring