VMware Administration

When 2 ESXI 5.5 Administrators (with same privileges) work and make changes on the ESXi server simultaneously, is it possible to see what the other administrator is working on? Is there any way to make   Read only for the other administrator. Any other suggestions/advise will be welcome.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
How are they making changes ?

to what VMs ? (VM changes you can see in Tasks and Events)

ESXi host settings ?

vCenter Server settings ?

You can make a Read Only user.

You do this by creating a new Role, and adding the user or group to the permissions tab, at the root, of your vCenter Installation.

see here Chapter 4, Page 60

cgeorgeisaacAuthor Commented:
Here I am talking about  Administrators/local  not users:
Changes are made to  ESXi configurations, vCenter Settings  and Editing changes for VMs.

My question is if 2 or 3 Administrators are logging in with the same credentials:
1. How to  make the other fellow-Administrator aware that one of the Administrator is already logged in
2. If 2 Administrators are making changes, whose changes will get the priority
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
1. You cannot. (unless they check > logged on users!)

2. The very last change. (and it's not really recommended for 2 Admins to be doing the same changes at the same time!)

To be honest, your configuration is not recommended from a security standpoint, single Administrator account, but 2-3 people using it at once! This is open to abuse!

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