Tag Archive: Fault Tolerance


Jul 19 2011

vSphere Fault Tolerance will soon support SMP

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Came across this session in the VMworld 2011 lineup – (BCO2874 vSphere High Availability 5.0 and SMP Fault Tolerance – Technical Overview), according to the description the Fault Tolerance feature which previously only supported VM’s with a single vCPU will soon support vSMP. Providing this support has been a major development challenge for VMware as …

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Aug 13 2009

Another new white paper: VMware vSphere 4 Fault Tolerance: Architecture and Performance

On the heals of the CPU Scheduler white paper comes another great one entitled VMware vSphere 4 Fault Tolerance: Architecture and Performance. If you plan on using the Fault Tolerance feature be sure and give this one a read. Also check out my many links on Fault Tolerance.

May 11 2009

Fault Tolerance Links

VMware Fault Tolerance Recommendations and Considerations on VMware vSphere 4 (VMware) Protecting Mission-Critical Workloads with VMware Fault Tolerance (VMware) VMware vSphere 4 Fault Tolerance: Architecture and Performance (VMware) Fault Tolerance Datasheet (VMware) Master’s guide to VMware Fault Tolerance (Virtualization Pro) VMware Fault Tolerance: What it is and how it works (Virtualization Pro) More details on …

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