Monthly Archive: March 2012

Mar 04 2012

HA/DRS/Storage DRS

Mixing ESX/ESXi Versions in an HA/DRS Cluster (VMware ESXi Chronicles)

Mar 04 2012

Vendor Specific

Dell

EMC

HP

HP 3PAR VMware ESX Implementation Guide (3PAR)
Configuration best practices for HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA) family and VMware vSphere 4 (EVA)
Using vCenter Update Manager for HP ESXi installations (General)
HP P4000 LeftHand SAN Solutions with VMware vSphere Best Practices (LeftHand P4000)
Running VMware vSphere 4 on HP LeftHand P4000 SAN Solutions (LeftHand P4000)
Configuration best practices for deploying VMware vSphere 4.1 on the HP P2000 G3 MSA Array combo controller (MSA P2000)

NetApp

Mar 04 2012

Virtualization 101

Virtualization in the trenches with VMware, Part 1: Basics and benefits (Ars Technica)
Virtualization in the trenches with VMware, Part 2: Storage, networking, and blades (Ars Technica)
Virtualization in the trenches with VMware, Part 3: Networking in the enterprise (Ars Technica)
Virtualization in the trenches with VMware, Part 4: Performance tuning your virtualized enterprise setup (Ars Technica)
Virtualization in the trenches with VMware, Part 5: Physical-to-virtual conversion in the enterprise (Ars Technica)
Back to basics (Part 1): Virtualization 101
(Virtualization Admin)
Back to basics (Part 2): Virtualization 101: A Storage Primer (Virtualization Admin)
Back to basics (Part 3): Virtualization 101: A Storage Primer (Cont.) (Virtualization Admin)