vSphere upgrade part 4, step-by-step

26 05 2009

The following notes are from a series of vSphere update videos made available by vmware. These notes should help you upgrade your infrastructure step-by-step.

http://download3.vmware.com/vsphere/vsphere-migration-part4.html

Licensing: Implementing vSphere licensing

1. Login to your vi client, now go to licensing on the home page.

2. Click Manage vSphere Licenses on the top right.

3. Now copy and paste your license keys out of your license portal into the window that comes up, and then select add license keys. You should now see the details of each key at the bottom.

4. After clicking next, its time to assign the keys to hosts. Select your hosts to assign then select a license. Review your selections, and hit finish.

5. You can see the licensing for each host, by selecting a host, and going to the cofiguration tab. You can also edit the settings from this view.

6. That’s it! Your infrastructure should now be fully operational on the new licenses! Congratulations! If you have completed all four parts, it’s time to kick back for a little bit and sip on a cold one…..:)

Advertisements

Actions

Information

One response

24 08 2013
abominable

My name’s Terrell from Carsonville, United States and I have to say your article is quite informative. The quality of your article is rather good and I can reckon you are an expert on this subject. With your permission, would you permit me to grab your RSS feed to keep updated with future content? Thanks a million and please carry on the great work.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




%d bloggers like this: