A couple more VMM troubleshooting articles : WinRM and configuring fabric resources

Just a quick FYI on a couple more System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) articles I found over in our community-driven TechNet Wiki. If you are planning on rolling out VMM, or if you already have, you’ll definitely want to check these out VMM Troubleshooting: Windows Remote Management (WinRM) : http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/9126.vmm-troubleshooting-windows-remote-management-winrm.aspx VMM Troubleshooting: Configuring… Read more

KB: Storage Migration of a running Virtual Machine fails with error 2927 in System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published today. This one talks about an issue where an attempt to migrate the storage of a VM from one volume to another by using the Migrate Storage option fails at 14% with a 2927 error: ===== Symptoms When attempting to migrate the storage of a virtual machine… Read more

SC VMM 2012 RC: Understanding the Hyper-V host addition operation if Window Remote Management (WinRM) is configured using Group Policy (GPO) settings

  One of the  very first operational steps when using System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) 2012 or an earlier version of VMM is adding a host. In VMM 2012 , this can be a Hyper-V, VMware ESX or a Citrix XenServer host. This article applies to only Hyper-V host addition. As part of Hyper-V… Read more

Tips for troubleshooting host connectivity issues in SCVMM

If you’re an administrator for System Center Virtual Machine Manager, at times you may come across cases where a host shows as "Needs Attention" or "Not Responding" or even as "Intermittent connectivity loss to Host".  So how do you go about troubleshooting this type of issue?  Here are a couple tips to get you started:… Read more

VMMCA 2008 Update 1 – Your first stop when troubleshooting SCVMM 2008 RTM

Greetings, There are many occasions on the public forums where a customer is struggling with a commonly known issue on VMM 2008 RTM.  For those commonly known issues we have bundled those up into a tool called the Virtual Machine Management Configuration Analyzer.  This tool enables customers to quickly identify issues that are well known . … Read more