vCloud Automation Center

Troubleshooting vCAC installation issue: Could not load type ‘system.servicemodel.activation.httpmodule’ from assembly ‘system.servicemodel’

A quick post about solving the “Could not load type ‘system.servicemodel.activation.httpmodule’ from assembly ‘system.servicemodel’” error after installing the vCloud Automation Center 5.1 on a Windows 2008 R2 machine. If you successfully installed vCAC but IIS on your Windows machine is unavailable and you get the error mentioned above when you browse the default IIS web page then you probably need to re-register the .NET framework. To do this follow these steps: Open the command prompt […]

vCloud Suite

Building vCloud Suite POC – Part 23: (Final) Thoughts & Conclusions

So… my proof of concept series conducted at a customer site comes to an end and now it is time to summarize and evaluate the concept. First off all, I must say that I really enjoyed building this POC. Reading documentation, implementing the products and troubleshooting (luckily a few) installation and configuration issues was a great experience and a really good learning curve on all products. When the POC implementation was finished, the customer got […]