Hitchhiker’s Guide to the NetApp VSC
For the longest time now, I’ve wanted to do some walkthrough videos of our Virtual Storage Console, and I finally found both the motivation, free time, and lab environment that was just right to get it all done. If you’re not familiar, the Virtual Storage Console is NetApp’s plugin for managing virtual datacenters, including both...
NetApp announced a new release of Data ONTAP operating in Cluster-Mode, version 8.1.1.  This release is shipping. The enhancements included the following features… Data ONTAP 8.1.1 Flash Pool Infinite Volume Scalable SAN (6-nodes) Performance improvements Improved manageability and supportability FAS2220, DS4486, and 4-port 8Gb FC adapter support As a reminder, these are the features we...
When you’re in tech marketing, there is this state of mind you can often descend into where it can feel like just a never-ending churn and hillclimb of work that there is neither ever enough time to finish, nor downtime between parallel projects to catch your breath, nor resources to really get it done.  This...
To all my readers, I’m starting on a project to do a series of netapp video tutorials covering topics such as… Virtual Storage Console Backup & Recovery SnapManager product line overview vSphere Best Practices Thin Provisioning Deduplication …and others. Consider this an open opportunity and call for requests!  What would you like to see?  Are...
vStorage APIs for Array Integration (VAAI) is a set of features and primitives designed to enable vSphere to offload storage functionality to underlying intelligent storage arrays, reducing network bandwidth, and increasing the overall performance of the process by up to 10x. Traditionally, this was exclusive to block storage, but with the release of vSphere 5,...
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