For those who are not aware, vSphere Distributed Switch (or abbreviated as vDS) is included as part of the vSphere Enterprise Plus edition license. What exactly is a vDS? In some sense, the vSphere Distributed Switch is pretty similar to a vSphere Standard Switch (vSS). It provides the connectivity between your virtual machines and … Continue reading Why vSphere Distributed Switch on vSAN?
As mentioned in my previous vSAN post here, I talked about how important Storage Policies are when it comes to vSAN. Storage Policy-based Management, or SPBM for short is the secret sauce that binds everything together in vSAN today. With this, you will not need to go through the very manual and inefficient way … Continue reading Introduction to vSAN Storage Policies
If you read my introduction post, you’ll know that my initial area of focus during my first few months in VMware was vSAN. For someone who had no prior knowledge of IT infrastructures, learning about vSAN or even just about VMware’s technologies took me awhile. I wouldn’t say that the learning curve is extremely steep, […]