Virtual Volumes (VVols)
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Virtual SAN (VSAN) Announcement Review
March 6, 2014
Very exciting day today at VMware - Virtual SAN or VSAN has been officially announced. If you weren't able to attend, here are some of the interesting parts
VSAN Part 17 – Removing a Disk Group from a Host
February 21, 2014
[Updated: 17th Feb 2016] Following on from my recent post on how to reclaim disks that were previously used by VSAN, I was asked how one can remove a disk
VSAN Part 16 – Reclaiming disks for other uses
February 18, 2014
A number of customers have raised this question. How do you reclaim disks which were once used by VSAN but you now wish to use these disks for other purposes?
VSAN Part 15 – Multicast Requirement for networking – Misconfiguration detected
January 21, 2014
This is an issue which has caught a number of customers out during the Virtual SAN beta, so will probably catch some folks out when the product goes live too.
VSAN Part 14 – Host Memory Requirements
January 15, 2014
For those of you participating in the VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) beta, this is a reminder that there is a VSAN Design & Sizing Guide available on the
VSAN Part 13 – Examining the .vswp object
January 7, 2014
I've seen a few question recently around the .vswp file on virtual machines. The .vswp or VM swap is one of the objects that go to make up the set of virtual
VSAN Part 12 – SPBM extensions in RVC
December 13, 2013
In the Virtual SAN (VSAN) beta refresh, we released a number of new Ruby vSphere Console (RVC) commands to examine the Storage Policy Based Management (SPBM)