Virtual Volumes (VVols)
Cloud Native, Containers, etc.
Cloning and Snapshots on vSAN when policy requirements cannot be met
May 11, 2017
I was looking into some behavior recently to assist one of our partners. He described a situation that they observed during proof-of-concept testing. I thought
vSAN and Predictive DRS, Network-Aware DRS and Proactive HA
April 28, 2017
vSphere 6.5 saw the release of a number of improvements in the areas of DRS. I won't detail all of the improvements here, since my colleague Brian Graf has
Norway VMware User Group Meetings – May/June 2017
April 25, 2017
I'm delighted to report that I've been invited to speak at the upcoming Norway VMUG (VMware User Group) meetings. These take place in three different cities
Erasure Coding and Quorum on vSAN
April 17, 2017
I was looking at the layout of RAID-5 object configuration the other day, and while these objects were deployed on vSAN with 4 components, something caught my
Why two stretched clusters cannot cross-host each others witness appliances!
April 13, 2017
Sorry about the wordy title but this is a question that has come up a number of times. The request is that when I have two data sites and deploy two stretched
What’s new in vSAN 6.6?
April 11, 2017
vSAN 6.6 is finally here. This sixth iteration of vSAN is the quite a significant release for many reasons, as you will read about shortly. In my opinion, this
Debunking some behavior “myths” in 3 node vSAN cluster
March 27, 2017
I recently noticed a blog post describing some very strange behaviors in 2-node and 3-node vSAN clusters. I was especially concerned to read that when they