Tag Archives: VMware Update Manager

Deploying an Isolated Update Manager Download Service Architecture

During a recent customer engagement for a Virtual Infrastructure build out I was tasked with deploying an Isolated/Air Gap Update Manager Download Service architecture. If you do not know what an isolated Update Manager Download Service is then read this … Continue reading

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vCentre 4 and vSphere Update 2 Released

As of last night VMware have  released VMware vCentre 4.0 Update 2 & VMware vSphere Update 2 All the patches that were released and their build numbers are: vCentre Server 4.0 Update 2 (Build 258672) vSphere Client 4.0 Update 2 … Continue reading

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Host cannot download files from VMware vCenter Update Manager patch store. Check the network connectivity and firewall setup, and check esxupdate logs for details.

  This error has been haunting me for quite some time now. When I tried to setup and get VMware update manager working late last year I came across the above problem. I did some fixes but none seemed to … Continue reading

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