I was in Las Vegas for VMworld 2011 this past week and what a busy week it was! 20,000+ people in attendance! I met many amazing people, saw quite a few new products, I enjoyed it 100%.
Isilon – makers of what look to be a very cool scale-out NAS solution just sent me an email. Now, I was expecting their email, so this isn’t an issue of spam at all (in fact, when they scanned my badge at VMware Forum I commented that I would be watching for their email, and to be honest, I said […]
SInce last month, our Nexenta based storage cluster has been deployed and I have now moved production data onto it. A bump and bruise occurred last weekend (I had done an announcement already) and yesterday things burped again. The problem? Looks like an issue with the 2 mirrored boot drives of the first head unit (each head manages its own […]
It is time to add space to our VMware cluster for storage of VMs for our customers. We started initially using Compellent SAN storage. Worked well, had a lot of space, but the performance was not what I was looking for (it is all SATA based), using F/C is far more complicated than we need for this project, and just […]