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USX 2.1 Whats New?

USX 2.1 is now available and has some minor improvements over previous versions. There are some major milestones and some minor improvements that are part of this release. 252 more words

Usx

Reclaiming in-guest capacity with VMware and Pure Storage

Reclaiming “dirty” or “dead” space is a topic that goes by my desk quite often these days–since the FlashArray is a data reduction array it is especially important that space is not wasted on the array–throws off the economics etc. 2,118 more words

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EMC VNX Pool LUNs + VMware vSphere + VAAI = Storage DEATH

**Cliffs notes – a bug in the VNX OE causes massive storage latency when using vSphere with VAAI enabled – disabling VAAI fixes issue**

Hello, and welcome to my very first blog post! 969 more words

VSphere

EMC NAS Plug-In For vSphere VAAI (VNXe Example)

The ‘EMC NAS Plug-in’ is required in order to enable VAAI (vSphere APIs for Array Integration) operations on ‘NFS Datastores’ on an ESXi 5.x host. If you are not familiar with VAAI; the purpose of enabling the VAAI API is to offload certain storage related I/O tasks to the storage array. 466 more words

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