Virtual Volumes (VVols)
Cloud Native, Containers, etc.
Storage I/O Control
A closer look at the Infinio Cache Accelerator I/O Filter
May 22, 2017
The folks over at Infinio were kind enough to send me their latest Cache Accelerator I/O Filter so I could set it up in my lab. I must say, this seemed to be
Storage for containers with VMware? You got it!
February 15, 2017
on Storage for containers with VMware? You got it!
Last week during a visit to VMware headquarters in Palo Alto, I had the opportunity to catch up with our engineering team who are responsible for developing
Virtually Speaking Podcast Episode 34 – Core Storage
December 21, 2016
on Virtually Speaking Podcast Episode 34 – Core Storage
Many readers will be aware that John Nicholson and Pete Fletcha of the VMware Storage and Availability Tech Marketing team run a weekly podcast show called
vSphere 6.5 Core Storage White Paper Now Available
November 28, 2016
I'm delighted to announce the availability of a new vSphere 6.5 core storage white paper. The paper covers new features such as VMFS-6 enhancements, policy
Horizon View 7 on VSAN – Policies Revisited
April 6, 2016
It has been some time since I last looked at Horizon View on Virtual SAN. The last time was when we first released VSAN, back in the 5.5 days. This was with
A closer look at Kaminario
September 3, 2014
As many of you are aware, I was at VMworld in San Francisco last week. I wrote a number of articles about some VMware storage announcements, such as EVO:RAIL,
Does Storage DRS work with Adaptive Queuing?
May 19, 2014
Many of you will be aware that Storage DRS uses Storage I/O Control (SIOC) for load balancing based on I/O metrics. However a statement in one of our white