vSphere 6.0 Update 1b released


Yesterday, 2016-01-07, VMware release vSphere vCenter Server and ESXi 6.0 Update 1b. A few updates and fixes i think will be useful for at least some of my readers are listed below:

  • VMware now supports Cisco Nexus 1000V
  • Virtual machines protected by VMware vShield App lose network connectivity on the ESXi 6.0 hosts
  • Windows 10 VM VMX fails
  • Hostd repeatedly stops responding with Signal 11 error
  • Attempts to take a backup on VMware vCenter Server might fail
  • The esxtop utility reports incorrect statistics for DAVG/cmd and KAVG/cmd on VAAI supported LUNs
  • Virtual machine stops responding during snapshot consolidation on ESXi 6.0
  • Expansion of eager zeroed VMDK causes the VM to be inaccessible
  • Attempts to upgrade VMware Tools fail with a 21009 error code
  • Update to the OpenSSL library
  • If user is a member of more than 300+ groups in the Active Directory, the Windows Session Authentication login might fail due to an error in the VMware Client Integration Plugin
  • Unable to configure an ESXi host for Active Directory authentication
  • The esxcli vm process list command might display old VM name after you rename a powered on VM
  • CBT functionality, QueryChangedDiskAreas API, might return incorrect sectors

Download vCenter Server 6.0 U1b here and read the entire release notes here

Download ESXi 6.0 U1b here and read the entire release notes here