Tag: vxRail

Upgrade EMC/Dell VxRail Best Practices (4.7.100 to 4.7.301)

Upgrade EMC/Dell VxRail Best Practices (4.7.100 to 4.7.301)

Time for another VXRail upgrade post!  This time we are upgrading from VxRail 4.7.100-11859441 to 4.7.301-26249014.  This will bring the underlying vSphere environment up to ... Read More

New to Me: VxRail Network Validation Tool

New to Me: VxRail Network Validation Tool

If you are deploying VxRail solutions, you might want to check out the new release of the Network Validation Tool from EMC.  The NVT-VxRail tool ... Read More

How to add Physical Disks to EMC’s VxRail Hyper-converged Solution

How to add Physical Disks to EMC’s VxRail Hyper-converged Solution

Sometimes the easiest looking things can be ‘not so easy’, if you don’t know where to look.  Adding physical hard drives to a VxRail array ... Read More

PSA: Purple Screen of Death when collecting logs on VxRail Cluster

PSA: Purple Screen of Death when collecting logs on VxRail Cluster

This is probably just an edge case but I figured I would put it out there into the `webs so admins are aware.  While troubleshooting ... Read More

Upgrading VxRail from 4.5.227 to 4.7.100–One Click operations by EMC/DELL

Upgrading VxRail from 4.5.227 to 4.7.100–One Click operations by EMC/DELL

Today I upgraded my VxRail from 4.5.227-106353364 to 4.7.100-11859441.  Here is a breakdown of the process so you can see what to expect with this ... Read More