Below is a list of the recommended software along with any documentation that will help with the install process to bring your product to the version referenced.
vOptimizer Pro 3.2.3
vOptimizer Pro is an innovative virtual machine optimization and storage rightsizing/reclamation solution that helps to manage virtual machine sizing, sprawl and growing enterprise storage costs. vOptimizer Pro is able to perform a fully automated partition adjustment of any ESX based virtual machine, via an innovative process of mounting an offline virtual machine, inspection of the virtual machi...
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vOptimizer cannot perform a job on the VM on whic it is running on
Optimization job fails with Error Message:
"Vitual Machine optimization was skipped becasue vOptimizer is running on this VM"
The following message is also observed in the Virtual Machine Settings og the vOptimizer GUI:
"Cannot resize VM where vOptimizer Pro is installed"
vOptimizer & Special Characters
In the 'Virtual Machine Settings' screen of a VM added to a project the following is observed:
"VM's name or file paths contain special characters. This could lead to failed backup operation or to failed optimization"
The information below represents the most common issues customers are encountering or recent resolutions to help you trouble shoot your Dell Product.
Trial license period expired
A new Trial license key (obtained either to replace an expired Trial license key for an existing vOptimizer 6.x install, or to extend the 5 CPUs provided by the default license key) cannot be used with a vOptimizer install which has already used all 5 Trial optimizations or has an expired Trial license key.
Failed to connect to x.x.x.x ( Permission to perform this operation was denied) when doing a test
When trying to check the connection to the host you see that the connection getting a error message showing you are unable to authenticate to the web interface. Via the log you will see the following entry :Invirtus.Galactica.Server.Jobs.Optimization.Common.Exceptions.StepException: VimApiConnectionFailed ---> Invirtus.Galactica.Server.Jobs.Optimization.Common.Exceptions.VMOptimizationExcept...