How to Manage ESXi server Management services through vSphere client

By | October 28, 2010

 

We can manage ESXi server service through vSphere client. This option helps us to monitor and manage ESX services such as SSH, NTP etc.

This features easy the administration needs of ESX servers.

1. Login into ESXi sever using vSphere client.

2. Select the ESXi server which we need to manage.

3. Navigate to Configuration Tab and select Security.

4. Click Properties.

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5. View and verify the ESXi service status.

6. Click Option to change the ESXi service status.

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7. We can see three tabs to view and manage the ESXi sever services,

a)  Status

b)  Startup Policy

  • Start Automatically
  • Start and Stop with host
  • Start and Stop manually

c)  Service Commands

  • Start
  • Stop
  • Restart

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8. Click Ok, if you done any changes OR Click Cancel

                                                                                                         – Melbin Mathew

Melbin Mathew

I am Melbin Mathew, Systems Engineer from Kerala, India. I live with my parents, daughter and my wonderful wife. I graduated in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Hardware from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and completed certification in MCITP, RHCE, CCNA, VCP ...Read More
Category: Virtualization

About Melbin Mathew

I am Melbin Mathew, Systems Engineer from Kerala, India. I live with my parents, daughter and my wonderful wife. I graduated in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Hardware from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and completed certification in MCITP, RHCE, CCNA, VCP ...Read More