Category: VMware NSX

Dedicated Edge cluster with vCloud Director 9.0.x and migration scenario

With vCloud Director for Service Providers 9.0 come a lot of new features most of which have already been greatly summarised by Tom Fojta in this article vCloud Director 9 What’s New as well as this official white paper In this article I’m focusing on the “edge gateways placement engine” a long awaited features which allows […]

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SDDC Manager LCM Update status “Pending due to failed domain”

Context: From SDDC Manager I’m trying to execute an LCM update of Cloud Foundation from version 2.2 to 2.2.0.1 and I’m getting “Pending due to failed domain” To see the status of each workload domain component select Lifecycle Management > Inventory check each component until you find something marked as failed, in my case it was […]

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Troubleshooting failing LCM update on VMware Cloud Foundation 2.2

I’m working extensively with SDDC Manager and VMware Cloud Foundation 2.2 (VCF) on VxRack SDDC lately and I encountered this problem trying to execute an LCM (Life Cycle Manager) update: Pending due to failed domain A quick look at System Status > Workflows showed a failed workload domain problem was: that was an old already deleted […]

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