Solved

VMware error - Insufficient resources to satisfy configured failover level for HA

Posted on 2012-04-06
5
2,727 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Hi guys,

When my colleague tried to power on the VM, this error happen.
vm error
Just give me suggestions. My friend who setup this is already resigned. I still didnt receive the documentation yet and I will be onsite on Monday morning.
0
Comment
Question by:netazim
5 Comments
 
LVL 119
ID: 37816340
Basically, you've not got enough resources (CPU and Memory) available in your cluster, to allow you to power on this VM, you can relax/change the configuration, and overcome this error.

see also

VMware KB: Troubleshooting VMware High Availability (HA)
0
 
LVL 30

Expert Comment

by:IanTh
ID: 37818772
0
 
LVL 19

Expert Comment

by:vmwarun - Arun
ID: 37822462
If you have enabled "Admission Control" in VMware HA settings on the cluster, you are bound to receive the error which you have attached. Admission control makes sure that sufficient resources are available on the cluster to power on VMs.
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
netazim earned 0 total points
ID: 37826449
The solution is to disable and reenable back the HA. My supervisor said that, after installing the VM using ISO mounted on storage in HA server 1 and the just installed VM was in server 1. After finishing instllation, the server rebooted and stay at HA server 2. That's why the just installed server cant find the ISO mounted as a cd and cant boot. I dont know whether what i explain is correct or not because i didnt fully understand what my supervisor said. :-D
0
 
LVL 1

Author Closing Comment

by:netazim
ID: 37960056
I also didnt understand what has been explained by my supervisors.
0

Featured Post

Best Practices: Disaster Recovery Testing

Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

In this article, I will show you HOW TO: Perform a Physical to Virtual (P2V) Conversion the easy way from a computer backup (image).
Facing problems with you memory card? Cannot access your memory card? All stored data, images, videos are lost? If these are your questions...than this small article might help you out in retrieving your lost or inaccessible data.
In this Micro Tutorial viewers will learn how to restore single file or folder from Bare Metal backup image of their system. Tutorial shows how to restore files and folders from system backup. Often it is not needed to restore entire system when onl…
This tutorial will walk an individual through setting the global and backup job media overwrite and protection periods in Backup Exec 2012. Log onto the Backup Exec Central Administration Server. Examine the services. If all or most of them are stop…

821 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question