PSA: The default deployment of vRealize LifeCycle Manager 8 configuration has a storage disk which is too small for the most tasks.
I found this issue after working with Ryan Johnson (https://twitter.com/tenthirtyam), who is working on the next VVD (https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-Validated-Design/index.html) update.
Once I migrated to the latest version, I tried to upgrade my vROPs and vRLI deployments to the latest version, to find I hit an odd error.
The first vROPs upgrade failed with “Unknown_System_Error”, below you can see the failed request, and then error message once I click into that request.
Continue reading vRSLCM 8.0 – Default Storage is too small
During my migration from vRSLCM 2.1 patch 2 to the latest version 8 release, I encountered the following error;
Error Code: LCMMIGRATION15102
vRSLCM Migration Failed with SSH is not enabled or Root credential invalid. Please make sure SSH is enabled or porvide the correct root credential by adding the credential to the home page locker app
Pretty obvious error, however the provided root credentials were correct, and I could use putty to connect to my existing LCM instance.
Continue reading VMware LifeCycle Manager – Migration error “SSH is not enabled or invalid” – LCMMIGRATION15102
VMware vRealize LifeCycle Manager 8 released earlier this week, 17th October 2019.
Note the official name and abbreviation, its a long one!
- vRSLCM (vRealize Suite LifeCycle Manager)
You can find the supporting official documentation here;
What's New Blog Link:
What's New Blog Post
The best news about this release is the “easy installer“, which also allows you to migrate from older versions. In this post, I’ve documented the screenshots in steps for you, as I know many of you out there like to see the end to end process before you undergo an update yourself, so you know what to expect.
During this migration process the following will happen;
- New LCM virtual appliance deployed
- New IDM appliance deployed (unless you select to link to an existing environment)
- Existing LCM settings and content will be migrated
Migration Process Screenshots
Continue reading VMware vRealize LifeCycle Manager 8 – Migration Process Screenshots