Virtual Appliance Used
Installer has VCSA Migration Tool
6.5 removed thick client, HTML5 based vSphere client now which includes Update Manager
Native backup and restore. Creates a archive file of the configuration. A restore is a fresh build with a configuration applied to it make it behave like the old system.
Room talk about Web, thick and flash clients. People having good success with 6.5 web client.
Windows server account requires “Replace a process token” GPO
Chrome web browser was found to be less trouble than IE when upgrading
Question about upgrade hardware & firmware compatibility guides. Lots of information available on VMware website.
Speakers advice – Check the pre requirements