US Patent – Assignment of Applications in a Virtual Machine Environment based on Data Access Pattern

Assignment of applications in a VM and then map it to a particular datastore is always troublesome because we need to consider so many things. That is just not from the physical storage side but also from VM or virtualization Continue reading US Patent – Assignment of Applications in a Virtual Machine Environment based on Data Access Pattern

Dynamic VM IOps Control Based on Application I/O Profiling & VM I/O Usage Trend Analysis – A Patent

US Patent “GRANT” – Dynamic VM IOps Control Based on Application I/O Profiling & VM I/O Usage Trend Analysis /cc @DuncanYB Many of you have asked me to publish the work that we have done in our patent(s). However, as you Continue reading Dynamic VM IOps Control Based on Application I/O Profiling & VM I/O Usage Trend Analysis – A Patent

Choosing VMware SIOC with Storage Auto Tiering – VCDX Way

Yesterday I wrote a post regarding the IOps, Disk Size, CPU and Memory calculation for the vCOPs Sizing and what would be the impact of it when you submit it for your VCDX defense. Today I will talk about choosing SIOC Continue reading Choosing VMware SIOC with Storage Auto Tiering – VCDX Way

Academic Research – Multi-Threaded Sequential IO can be termed as “Perceived Random IO”

Since last couple of months we are working on some of the Academic Research project where in we are trying to hit the corner cases or you can say nailing down the narrow passages. I thought it is a good Continue reading Academic Research – Multi-Threaded Sequential IO can be termed as “Perceived Random IO”

EMC FAST VP and VMware SIOC – Goes Hand in Hand

I have been working on a large scale EMC and VMware vSphere deployment project and was trying to fill in the gaps to bring operation efficiency on the table. Here I am working EMC VNX 5700 series hardware and VMware Continue reading EMC FAST VP and VMware SIOC – Goes Hand in Hand