VMware vSphere 6.7 U1 – A Major enhancement is coming to PSP Round Robin

During VMworld 2018 US, VMware announced their upcoming vSphere 6.7 U1 version which you can read the highlights of it here https://blogs.vmware.com/vsphere/2018/08/under-the-hood-vsphere-6-7-update-1.html what they didn't covered in that post, is their upcoming changes to the Path Selection Protocol (PSP) when used in conjunction with the Round Robin (RR) algorithm. Up until now, when you wanted …

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You can now watch my VMworld 2018 Session

I had fun, delivering my XtremIO best practices session at VMworld 2018, clicking the link below will take you to a video recording of the session https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDejA3qz_Gs&feature=youtu.be Also, here are some references to topics I discussed in my session XtremIO Integration with CloudIQ - https://xtremio.me/2018/08/27/vmworld-2018-xtremio-integration-with-cloudiq/ Tech-Previewing the .Next VSI Plugin - https://xtremio.me/2018/08/27/vmworld-2018-tech-previewing-the-next-vsi-plugin/ Virtual Storage Integrator …

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Why VMware have chosen XtremIO for their SAP HANA Workloads

We have just published a short white paper and some videos explaining why VMware have chosen XtremIO to run their SAP HANA workloads, the white paper can be downloaded by clicking the screenshot below You can also watch Kandy O'Mara (A Solutions Architect from VMware) explaining the SAP HANA use case here https://f1.media.brightcove.com/12/694940018001/694940018001_5810379238001_5810374086001.mp4   The …

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AppSync 3.8 is GA, Here’s What’s New

We have just released the long awaited 3.8 version of AppSync AppSync is a software that enables Integrated Copy Data Management (iCDM) with Dell EMC's primary storage systems. AppSync simplifies and automates the process of generating and consuming copies of production data. By abstracting the underlying storage and replication technologies, and through deep application integration, …

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ESG Lab Review: Dell EMC XtremIO X2 – Delivering High Performance and Advanced Functionality for Virtualized Environments

ESG have just released a new validation paper about how well the XtremIO X2 platform behaves in a virtualized environment. Abstract This ESG Lab Review documents testing of the Dell EMC XtremIO X2 array with a focus on high performance and advanced features for today's modern, virtualized environments. The Challenges There are more technology options …

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