Reviewing the VMWare case, I would review the firmware release of UCSM and CIMC. When upgrading from 1.3 to 1.4, there was a KVM upgrade were the two KVM subsystems were incompatiable. The KVM would show the B&W portion of the ESX boot but would 'freeze' once loaded, the KVM would not show the Y&B portion of the boot. The host still booted but the KVM did not show it.
Once the CIMC and FI were running the same firmware package, this issue ceased.
Introduction This article will help you understand the steps on how to
download the UCS licenses from the Cisco Systems website and then
installing it on the UCS. The redacted (blue lines) just covers up
certain numbers for privacy please do not take them...
Introduction This article will help you understand and educate the
customer on how to clear their "expired licenses"
(license-graceperiod-expired) from their UCS-M. If a customer just
purchased a license and needs a step by step guide on how to download
Introduction Prepositioning is a powerful tools on the WAAS platform but
it is not always easy to figure out why your jobs are failing when
trying to retrieve the files.Here is a method that should help you to
figure out the reason why they are not succes...