Virtual Volumes (VVols)
Cloud Native, Containers, etc.
Boot from Software FCoE – Detailed
October 8, 2012
on Boot from Software FCoE – Detailed
For those of you who have been following my new vSphere 5.1 storage features series of blog posts, in part 5 I called out that we have a new Boot from Software
The requested operation will exceed the VDC’s storage quota
October 4, 2012
vSphere 5.1 introduced a number of vCloud Director (vCD) interoperability features from a storage perspective, namely ability to take VM snapshots from within
Do RDMs still rely on LUN ID?
September 26, 2012
I had an interesting question the other day about whether Raw Device Mappings (aka RDMs) still had a reliance on the LUN ID, especially when it comes to the
Pure Storage adds vCenter Web Client Plugin, VAAI, iSCSI & more to new release
September 20, 2012
Pure Storage are an all-flash enterprise storage company. I first met these guys at VMworld 2011 and was quite impressed by their product. Like many Flash
vSphere 5.1 Storage Enhancements – Part 9: Storage DRS
September 18, 2012
This post will look at Storage DRS enhancements in vSphere 5.1.
vSphere 5.1 Storage Enhancements – Part 8: Storage I/O Control
September 17, 2012
Storage I/O Control (SIOC) was initially introduced in vSphere 4.1 to provide I/O prioritization of virtual machines running on a cluster of ESXi hosts that
vSphere 5.1 Storage Enhancements – Part 7: Storage vMotion
September 13, 2012
Let's begin this post with a recap of the Storage vMotion enhancements made in vSphere 5.0. Storage vMotion in vSphere 5.0 enabled the migration of virtual