Virtual Volumes (VVols)
Cloud Native, Containers, etc.
Storage Policy Based Management
Using PowerCLI SPBM cmdlets to create VMs with storage policy
July 31, 2018
Recently I was looking for a way to consume the Storage Policy Based Management (SPBM) cmdlets in PowerCLI. I wanted to see if I could provision a VM from a
PKS Revisited – Project Hatchway / K8s vSphere Cloud Provider review
July 20, 2018
As I am going to be doing some talks around next-gen applications at this year's VMworld event, I took the opportunity to revisit Pivotal Container Services
A closer look at VVol snapshot policies on Pure Storage with vSphere 6.7
July 18, 2018
I am in the very fortunate position of having access to a Pure Storage array, and this has been recently updated to support Virtual Volumes. With my new 6.7
Workflow issues when vCenter instance not correctly added to vRO
July 16, 2018
As part of my preparation work for VMworld 2018, I was looking into how one might be able to automate the deployment of VMs from vRealize Automation 7.4 with
What’s in the vSphere and vSAN 6.7 release?
April 17, 2018
Today VMware unveils vSphere version 6.7, which also includes a new version of vSAN. In this post, I am going to highlight some of the big-ticket items that
Which policy changes can trigger a rebuild on vSAN?
February 21, 2018
Some time ago, I wrote about which policy changes can trigger a rebuild of an object. This came up again recently, as it was something that Duncan and I
Project Hatchway hitting the mainstream – persistent storage for containers
December 7, 2017
Regular readers will be aware that I "dabble" from time to time in the world of Cloud Native Apps. For me, a lot of this dabbling is trying to figure out how I