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Setting up iSCSI with VMware ESXi and the FlashArray

I’ve been with Pure Storage for about ten months (time flies!) and a noticeable trend I’ve seen in the past six or so months is in the number of customers who are deciding to use iSCSI as their storage protocol of choice. 1,790 more words


vSphere 6 public beta open!

The VMware vSphere 6 Public Beta is open now.  I just joined and downloaded the RC code.  Throwing them in a VM for now to kick the tires but so far it looks like they’ve basically doubled, tripled and in some cases quadrupled a number of the config maximums!   388 more words


Certification Hamster Wheel?

Disclaimer: This is a copy of the post that I made for TechTarget recently.

The first part of this blog post relates to some general thoughts about certification in general.   635 more words


Setup for Microsoft Cluster Service on vSphere 5.1

There are two scenarios that we need to keep in mind while setting up cluster services for windows. First, Cluster in box also called as CIB means cluster virtual machines on one or same physical ESXi host. 1,035 more words


No persistent cache location

Hi there,

I have one host with this error message – no persistent cache location.  It is identical to my other 3 hosts but they do not have this error.  670 more words

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VMWare vSphere & Windows Server 2012

Thanks for having me in here…I will share my experiences with vSphere Hypervisor and Server 2012. Let me make readers clear, that my understanding of technology is from my work experience, IT seminars, labs, user groups and technology partner meetings. 18 more words