How to Increase the RAM Allocation for an Existing VRA

KB Number:
00000150

Solution:

Purpose


An administrator may encounter situations when it may be helpful to increase the reserved RAM on an existing VRA, such as a need for IO performance fine-tuning, or the need to service more disks simultaneously.  This article will outline the steps necessary to do so, without having to re-deploy the VRA.

 

Affected Versions


All Versions

 

Complexity


Low

Solution


It is supported to change the memory allocation for a VRA from 2GB to 3GB.  To change the memory allocation for the VRA, please follow these steps:
  1. Right-click on the VRA in vSphere Client, and choose Power > Shutdown Guest.
  2. Right-click on the VRA in vSphere Client, and choose Edit Settings.
  3. Under Hardware, select Memory.
  4. Change Memory Size to 3GB.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Right-click on the VRA in vSphere Client, and choose Edit Settings.
  7. Choose the Resources tab.
  8. Under Memory set the reservation to 3072 MB.
  9. Click OK.
  10. Power on VRA.

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (5 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5)
Loading...