Virtual Volumes (VVols)
Cloud Native, Containers, etc.
Using Tags with Storage Policy Based Management
May 16, 2017
I was doing some work in the lab with Storage Policy Based Management recently. I was using both vSAN and a Virtual Volume array from Nimble Storage. While I
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
PowerCLI 6.5 Release 1 and vSAN
November 18, 2016
The first email I saw this morning in my inbox was from my good pal, Alan Renouf. Alan is our product line manager for APIs, SDKs, CLIs and Automation
Compare and Contrast – VSAN and VVols
March 9, 2016
Earlier this month I had the opportunity to meet with a number of VMware customers in both Singapore and in the UAE. Most of the sessions were enablement and
The value of Virtual Volumes (VVols)
June 19, 2015
Regular readers will know that I normally blog about the technical aspects of storage, as opposed to doing opinion pieces. However there have been a number of
VAAI now available with vSphere Standard Edition
May 22, 2015
A short post today, but it highlights what I feel is an important enhancement to vSphere licensing. I've had lots of questions recently about why VAAI (Storage
Virtual Volumes (VVols) – Syslog and Scratch Usage
April 29, 2015
I had a very interesting query in my recent VVol post on vSphere HA interop. In that post I showed how the VVol datastore could be used for datastore