Design Considerations – Virtualized Datacenter Networking

When switching was introduced in Hypervisor Layer, inter VM switching started happening locally and there was no visibility from external network. Now let me introduce two very basic concepts and those are Access port and Trunk port in a Switch.   Access Continue reading Design Considerations – Virtualized Datacenter Networking

HP proves me wrong – Brought Dual-Hop FCoE Support with VC 4.0

Its a long time since I did not even talk about the converged infrastructure and what is happening around us in this technology space. Yes, I have moved to #SDDC and thus those did not matter much to me off Continue reading HP proves me wrong – Brought Dual-Hop FCoE Support with VC 4.0

Design Considerations for Stretched Clusters – Your Thought ?

Perhaps this is one of those topics which has been touched, revised many a times by some of our industry experts like Duncan Epping, Scott Lowe etc. First let me revisit those articles which has already been written by them. Continue reading Design Considerations for Stretched Clusters – Your Thought ?

OS Cluster, Application Cluster or vSphere HA – Design Considerations

I know lot of articles already has been written on this topic yet, however did not see a apple to apple comparison of the factors which can lead a design considerations to be made by any VMware Architect. In our Continue reading OS Cluster, Application Cluster or vSphere HA – Design Considerations