It looks like it cannot copy to datastore. Are you able to create or copy files to datastore.
Have you checked ur SSD is supported in VMware HCL ?
Error in getVmWithIPFQDN: No VM found with hostname 192.168.2.13
Please make sure that the correct DNS A record and PTR reverse resolution record have been added to the DNS server!
checked the logs and seems to be issue with the DNS record
2020-05-28T14:27:34.970Z - debug: checking if 192.168.2.13 exists in the network of vimConn: undefined
2020-05-28T14:27:34.970Z - debug: isIp: 192.168.2.13: true
2020-05-28T14:27:34.971Z - debug: getVmWithIPFQDN: hostName 192.168.2.13 is associated with [ '192.168.2.13' ]
2020-05-28T14:27:35.018Z - error: No VM found with hostname 192.168.2.13
2020-05-28T14:27:35.018Z - debug: Error in getVmWithIPFQDN: No VM found with hostname 192.168.2.13
2020-05-28T14:27:35.018Z - info: Network Prechecks Succeededundefined
2020-05-28T14:27:35.047Z - debug: scope.networkPrefixLabel: Subnet mask or prefix length
2020-05-28T14:27:35.048Z - debug: Summary page: summaryTargetLabel: Target ESXi host
Kindly ensure both the forward and reverse lookup works.
So DNS is required for vCenter appliance install? I cannot go by IP address only?
To do things properly, you need DNS records, just like most things that are considered management infrastructure.
Configure DNS ( both zone) then try
Yes you need DNS records
DNS Requirements for the vCenter Server Appliance and Platform Services Controller Appliance:
It's possible to use IP for install VCSA with 6.7. i did it.
Check your network stream and storage.
2xVCP DCV,NSX, DCV2020,MCSA,PMP