ReclaiMe Data Recovery Training

VMFS Recovery - Practice part

Task - Recover a file from a three-disk VMWare datastore

In this task, we offer you to recover data from the VMWare ESXi 6 server datastore.

In addition, you need to answer the following questions:

  • How many virtual machines were there in the datastore?
  • What filesystem type is used internally by the ESX server, for its system, boot, log, and temporary partitions?
Download disk image files

3 disk image files compressed to a ZIP archive, ~450 MB


What we did in this situation

For a reference point, see what we did and what we were able to figure out - download PDF with our notes here.

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