Monthly Archive: March 2009

Mar 26 2009

Top 10 things you must read about VMFS & Virtual Disks

VMware Virtual Machine File System: Technical Overview and Best Practices – A white paper from VMware that gives a technology overview of VMFS, including a discussion of features and their benefits. It also provides best practices and architectural considerations for deployment of VMFS. Recommendations for Aligning VMFS Partitions – A white paper from VMware that …

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Mar 18 2009

Top 10 things you must read about Virtual Machines

Anatomy of a virtual machine (Pt. 1) – An article from Tech Target that covers what a virtual machine is and the differences between the physical hardware of a host server and the virtual hardware that a virtual machine sees. Anatomy of a virtual machine (Pt. 2) – An article from Tech Target that covers …

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Mar 05 2009

Backup Links

Consolidated Backup in Vmware Infrastructure 3 VMware Consolidated Backup Best Practices, Tips and Tricks Backup and Recovery of Virtual Servers (VMworld 2006) Hot Backups and Restores (VMworld 2006) Non-disruptive Backups of Vmware Environments Using Veritas Netbackup (VMworld 2006) Perl Backup Script for Vmware ESX 3.x Online Backup to Windows Share using vmsnap_all and vmsnap.pl (W2K3) …

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