While reading my rss feeds in Feedreader, I saw this article: http://www.virtualinsanity.com/index.php/2009/04/21/troubleshooting-esx/
I was at the Louisville VMUG on Friday talking about Troubleshooting ESX. In my preparation for the event, I was looking for a good PowerPoint presentation I could reuse and I stumbled across a sweet little gem of a document. Dudley Smith, a VMware Technical Account Manager (TAM) out of Virginia, created a cool one page Mind Map for Troubleshooting ESX. Does it address every potential issue you’ll come across? No, of course not. But it’s a heck of a good place to start. One look at his Mind Map and I thought to myself, “that would be a great thing to have printed out and hanging over every VMware admin’s desk.
You can download the pdf’s here: