Monthly Archive: February 2015

How to unload policy from a particular esx hosts interface 0

How to unload policy from a particular esx hosts interface

This would have saved some hassle on the previous incident on the POC. 1. SSH into ESX that runs the VC VM. 2. Run command summarize-dvfilter or vsipioctl getfilters to find out the filter name that is protecting the VC VM. The filter name starts with `nic-‘, such as nic-12345-eth0-vmware-sfw.2. Run command vsipioctl getrules -f <filter-name> to get the ruleset...

NSX outage causing a Nutanix cluster failure 0

NSX outage causing a Nutanix cluster failure

A few weeks back, I started  a POC running the Nutanix 3000 series and NSX. The theory was to consolidate VPN, load balancing, storage and compute into a single appliance: Oh please ignore for not using a flat network, this is a political and cultural challenge as people are not able to grasp concepts. Sometimes to go fwd we need...