Updating vcenter vds data

08 Jul

Select Network Adapter again, and drop the dropbox on the bottom right.You should now see all of your dv Switch port groups, as well as the current “VM Network” assignment.

You can already download the update from my.site (login is required).Distributed switches are managed by v Center, but there is a database copied to each host with information on the switch (very handy if v Center goes down). Often when an entire environment is started, v Center will report the above message on the summary page of the switch like so: You may also see this on the hosts wizard for the switch: This message is just an FYI and should go away after the first sync, you may need to refresh the view however. alarm still on the v DS) Here is the screen if you catch it in time: The task that pops up (no questions or pop-ups when to hit Rectify): Note tho that it still took ~5 minutes for the alarm to clear from the v DS. VMware released v Center Server 6.5 Update 1d (Build 7312210) to update few third party packages and to fix plenty of bugs.Primarily the new resources consist of the v Center Server and its accoutrement while ESXi hosts are simply moved over to it and then upgraded.Therefore, both strategies see ESXi hosts being upgraded in-place.