vBlock upgrade: Cisco Nexus 1000v VSM upgrade guide – example target version 5.2(1)SV3(1.5a)

Share This: Cisco Nexus 1000v VSM upgrade 1.Download the necessary files from VCE portal based on your target RCM 2.Verify all the prerequisites on Cisco documentation: (here’s the example for version we are upgrading to 5.2(1)SV3(1.5a) http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/switches/datacenter/nexus1000/sw/5_2_1_s_v_3_1_5a/install_upgrade/guide/b_Cisco_N1KV_VMware_Install_and_Upgrade_Guide_521SV315a/b_Cisco_N1KV_VMware_Install_and_Upgrade_Guide_521SV314a_chapter_010.html#d8382e1765a1635 3.Make sure there is sufficient space on active and standby VSM: Log into active VSM check active VSM disk space: […]
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[Error] Cluster has not been prepared or mapped to a vds in vsm – vCloud Director / vSM / vCNS

Share This: Environment: vC 5.5 vSM 5.5.4 vCD 5.5.0 Initially deploying vCD in vSphere environment you may come across this error when checking out vCD network pools (VXLAN). VXLAN is an overlay technique and encapsulates layer 2 in layer 3, (some more info can be found here – good article  http://www.yellow-bricks.com/2012/11/02/vxlan-use-cases/) By now you probably […]
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Qlogic Sanbox 5200 5800V/5802V configuration and upgrade guide

Share This: 1 Fabric view:   2 Log into new fabric with the information located on the switch (default 10.0.0.1, admin password). Make sure your IP address is in the correct range. As a medium use cross-over cable. Check of the current firmware version on each switch on the Fabric:   3. Tools -> Upload […]
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Aruba Wireless Guest Account setup

Share This: Aruba is a solid very commonly used wireless management system. Setup of the wireless guest accounts is pretty straightforward due to the easy GUI browser management tool. Log into your Aruba controller via browser: The click onto NEW tab on the top-right hand sight corner: Next step is to specify the details about […]
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