Identify VMDK sharing

Some times we may need to find out whether VMDK files are shared with some other vms. Using below script we an easily find that. We just need to give the vm name & it  will check for all the vmdk paths in all the VMS   connect-viserver vcentername $vmname=read-host -Prompt “Enter the VM Name”Continue reading “Identify VMDK sharing”

How to use VMDK sharing for Guest OS clustering

Operating system clustering is one of the major and popular high availability mechanism in system infrastructure products. Advantage of the os clustering is it can identify the application level failure. As a systems administrators most of the time we may need to work with MS windows failover clusters. Most of the file servers and SQLContinue reading “How to use VMDK sharing for Guest OS clustering”