To add you VCC cloud repository, it just takes a few simple steps. Open your Veeam B&R console, navigate to "Backup Infrastructure" Under "Service providers" click "Add Service Provider" Enter the following DNS name "vcc.cloudmonkey.co.uk" and leave the port as 6180. Select "Allow this Veeam... read more →
The latest Pure Flash System VMware best practices script is available here. And an in depth write up here. And here's one we installed earlier...
For more details go here: virtuallyGhetto Or skip to the fix we used, download the latest (beta) flash client and uninstaller here. Run the uninstaller (bottom of page link), then run the installer, restart chrome and tada! * In summary, Google published a newer version of Flash with the latest... read more →
Veeam VCC steps to create and ship seed data: 1. Create a new, auxiliary, backup copy job. Add VMs whose restore points you want to copy to the auxiliary backup copy job. Target the auxiliary backup copy job to some backup repository on the source side that is not the... read more →
/boot at 100%? Try the following to claw back some space: sudo apt-get clean sudo apt autoremove --purge sudo apt-get autoremove --purge sudo purge-old-kernels sudo apt autoremove sudo apt-get purge linux-image-4.4.0-67 sudo rm linux-headers-* And/Or: sudo uname -r sudo dpkg --list 'linux-image*' sudo apt-get remove linux-image-VERSION * Replace VERSION with... read more →
Huh? Aha! You have to stop the VM from within the Portal or via Powershell, if you shutdown from the OS you will be billed.
Vesta control panel use main sites SSL cert Here is how to re-use your site SSL for both the site and the Vesta control panel. If you are using Letsencrypt then both the site and the CP will use the auto renewed SSL cert. * This assumes Nginx front end... read more →
VCSA 6/6.5 Replace Machine SSL with 3rd party CA SSL certificate SSH (1st Window) "shell" "mkdir /root/ssl" "/usr/lib/vmware-vmca/bin/certificate-manager" Option 1 ** Note name should be the same as hostname (FQDN) SSH (2nd Window) shell "cd /root/ssl" "mv vmca_issued_key.key machine_ssl.key" "vi vmca_issued_csr.csr" Copy CSR to your 3rd party CA and request... read more →
Assuming a single site Apache host, the following should get you SSL'd Get the package: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install python-letsencrypt-apache Setup the SSL Cert: sudo letsencrypt --apache -d track.datacentremonkey.com ( For multiple domains: sudo letsencrypt --apache -d example.com -d www.example.com) Test your SSL: https://track.datacentremonkey.com Done! Manual Renewal: sudo... read more →