So I was sitting around over the weekend and decided I wanted to mess around with vSAN in a non nested environment for a bit and started going over some options I had without a big expense for now and Continue reading vSphere 5.5 – HP Smart Storage Administrator CLI – Emulate SSD
Here is some very exciting news in regards to the HP Storvirtual VSA. A no cost option is available as a package when purchasing HP Proliant Gen8 Servers. This could be a huge win for the SMB world that would Continue reading Exciting news about HP Storvirtual VSA for SMB
In this video I will show you how to setup Veeam to use snapshots from an HP P4000 SAN. This is using the SAN Infrastructure module within Veeam 6.5. Get your copy of Veeam today here. http://www.veeam.com/cloud-backup-vmware-hyper-v.html?utm_source=everythingshould&utm_medium=banner&utm_campaign=cloudbackup
HP is announcing their biggest Storage announcements in 20 years today. The 3PAR announcement is the one that catches my eye for sure. Now we can build enterprise 3PAR storage as we grow instead of buying a whole rack of Continue reading HP Storage Announcements
In this video we will be creating a volume on the P4000 VSA to be used as an iSCSI volume for our ESXi hosts to use as a datastore. In a previous video we installed and configured the P4000 VSA’s Continue reading Volume Creation and iSCSI Setup of HP P4000 VSA – Video
In this video we are going to setup and configure the HP P4000 VSA and get it ready for use in our vSphere environment. This same setup can be carried over into physical HP P4000 (Lefthand) storage nodes.
I am currently working on building a 2 datacenter scenario all running under VMware workstation 9. This will include a four node HP P4000 VSA multi-site cluster, four ESXi5 hosts, vCenter, and two PFsense firewalls using openvpn to connect both Continue reading Nested Virtualized Datacenters (VDC) using metro stretched cluster
So I am getting settled after VMworld and thought I would attempt to install the HP VSA that was being shown there. Well to say the least it did not go well. Not sure what the issue is with the Continue reading HP P4000 VSA initial installation – StorVirtual VSA