Symantec declares VMware VMotion unsupported

Symantec declares VMware VMotion unsupported by Jason at Boche.net “ Bad news for VMware VI Enterprise customers everywhere. I just found out I have 110 unsupported production and development VMs in my datacenter. Symantec published Document ID 2008101607465248 on 10/15/08 removing VMware VMotion support from its Symantec Antivirus (SAV) and Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) products.…

Netapp links from blog.scottlowe.org.

We have started looking at Netapp’s offerings this week, and I saw these links to blog posts at http://blog.scottlowe.org Thanks to them. Below are the links. Using NetApp Deduplication with Block Storage “ Building on my earlier article on setting up NetApp deduplication, I wanted to follow up with some information on using NetApp deduplication…

10Gbps Networking Performance on ESX 3.5 Update 1

Vmware has published a PDF titled: 10Gbps Networking Performance on ESX 3.5 Update 1 “ Description 10 Gigabit Ethernet is expected to replace Gigabit Ethernet and becomethe dominant Ethernet standard in the next few years. VMware ESX nowsupports a number of 10 Gbps network cards and allows multiple virtualmachines to share a single physical NIC.…

Make VirtualCenter highly available with VMware Virtual Infrastructure

Jason at Boche.net has a nice write up titled: Make VirtualCenter highly available with VMware Virtual Infrastructure “ A few days ago I posted some information on how to make VirtualCenter high available with Microsoft Cluster Services. Monday Night Football kickoff is coming up but I wanted follow up quickly with another option (as suggested…

Zenoss Security Announcement

Matt Ray has posted a Zenoss Security Announcement on the Zenoss Blog. “ Zenoss has discovered a security vulnerability related to XML-RPC authentication which, in some cases, allows for un-authenticated method invocation in all versions of Zenoss Professional, Enterprise, Service Provider and Core. Zenoss strongly recommends you patch this vulnerability immediately. All users should review…

Navisphere Quality of Service Manger Youtube Video

I am doing some self learning on EMC’s Navisphere product. Here is there Navisphere Quality of Service Manger @ you tube. From EMC’s Site “ EMC Navisphere Quality of Service Manager works within your storage processor to measure, compute, and control I/O requests. With monitoring and archiving tools built in, Navisphere Quality of Service Manager…