Archive for March, 2012

Installing Fusion IO driver on VMware ESXi 5 using vSphere Update Manager (VUM)

This blog post will describe how to install the Fusion IO driver on VMware ESXi 5 using the vSphere Update Manager. First things first, grab the latest driver from the VMware website, at the time of writing the driver is available here. Next we need to import the patch file into the vSphere Update Manager, […]

GreenWave Reality PowerNode (bar) first impression

Recently my colleague Frank (props to him) discovered this device which could well be a good alternative to the (ever delayed) Qees power strip. We both decided to order one of these devices. It’s a very reasonably priced device (€50,-) for it’s specifications: 6 switchable and measurable sockets Overcurrent (10A fuse) -and surge protection 0.1W […]

FSRM: Failed to send the test e-mail due to the following error: Cannot send the email due to an error.

I was working on FSRM (File Server Resource Manager) today and I was trying to get e-mail notifications working. Using the test button, the following error appeared: Further investigation in the Windows (application)eventlog showed me the following information: A File Server Resource Manager Service email action could not be run. Error-specific details: Error: IFsrmEmailExternal::SendMail, 0x8004531c, […]