Category Archives: VMWare

vCloud Director 5.1: Install, Configure & Manage

This week I finally took a bit of time off work and sat the vCD 5.1: ICM course hosted by New Horizons. Unusually for courses I’ve taken in the past it was an Online ‘Live’ Course with the instructor running … Continue reading

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vSphere 5.5 – Web Client Upgrade Error

During the web client installation I received an error during the SSO registration section towards the end stating that the solution was already registered with the LookupService. A second run of the web client installation completed successfully without intervention. Sounds … Continue reading

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vSphere 5.5 – SSO Upgrade Gotya

I’ve just managed to up upgrade the SSO component of vSphere 5.5 in my lab after an hour of trying. The issue I kept getting was 1603 error when it got to the LookupService part of the install. The result … Continue reading

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vShield Manager 5.1.1 Lookup Service Integration Error

I came across an issue today that related to installation of the vShield 5.1.1 management appliance with the VMWare SSO Lookup service. If you get the folowing error: Initialization of Admin Registration Service Provider failed. Root Cause: Server returned ‘request expired’ … Continue reading

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