ESXi root password reset in Nutanix

I was recently working on a remote install of two different Nutanix bricks. One of the first steps after cluster initialization is to change all of the default passwords. Simple enough right? Sure unless somehow you manage to fat finger the root ESXi password twice on one of the three hosts. Once I realized my …

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“LDAP is not ready” when upgrading VMware Horizon Connection Servers

I must admit I think very little about the VMware Horizon ADAM database but this week I was forced to when a customer called to say they were having problems when attempting to upgrade their Horizon connection servers from 7.5 to 7.6.  Specifically the error was stating that "LDAP is not ready for an upgrade." …

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VMworld 2018 Recap

It's been a week since I've returned from VMworld and I am finally getting to wrapping my head around everything that took place last week.  It was an exciting and hectic week, with lots of announcements and even more networking.  As I mentioned in my previous Tech Field Day Extra post, I had originally planned …

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