vSphere 5.5 Storage Enhancements Part 3: MSCS Updates

A number of new enhancements around Microsoft Clustering Services (MSCS) have been introduced in vSphere 5.5. I wanted to cover those in this post as I know [...]

Heads Up! EMC VNXe & iSCSI issue

Hmm, it seems to be the week that's in it for storage issues. After publishing the DELL EQL & VMFS issue earlier this week, I have now been given a [...]

A closer look at Dot Hill Systems

Last week, I was at our VMware Partner Exchange event in Las Vegas. Apart from my own break-out session on vSphere 5.1 storage features, I wanted to catch up [...]

Software iSCSI and IPv6 Support

A little while ago, I researched a support statement regarding Software iSCSI & IPsec. After digging around a bit, I found out that the answer was no, it [...]

Does Software iSCSI on vSphere support IPsec?

This came up in a conversation today. Does VMware's Software iSCSI implementation support Internet Protocol Security (IPsec) in vSphere 5.1? Internet Protocol [...]

An Introduction to Coraid

Another session that I attended during the UK National VMUG earlier this month was an overview of Coraid Technology from Max Brown, one of Coraid's System [...]

Atlantis ILIO – Diskless VDI & Services Feature Review

My first introduction to Atlantis ILIO was at a User Group meeting in the UK last year. I had a chat with Jim Moyle who explained the Atlantis ILIO product to [...]