VMware NSX – How to deploy a NSX Edge + NAT

Hello all, welcome to virtualcloudblog.com and thanks for checking it out. Today, it’s time to NSX, and I’ll try to explain how to deploy a NSX Edge (high availability enabled) with source NAT (SNAT)  and destination NAT (DNAT). Let me add some NSX basic knowledge to keep everybody in sync. What is NSX? NSX is a VMware […]

Zerto – ZertoCON 2018 – IT Resilience

Morning! welcome to virtualcloudblog.com and thanks for checking it out. Today, I’ll write this post about #ZertoCON 2018. What is ZertoCON?  Hosted by Zerto, was scheduled for May 21-23 in Boston, Massachusetts. Zerto’s third-annual conference will focus on exploring new transformative and disruptive technologies and educate and empower attendees to evolve from beyond backup and recovery, to true […]

DELL ScaleIO – RWBD vs RWTD

Morning! welcome to virtualcloudblog.com and thanks for checking it out. Today, I’ll write this post about DELL ScaleIO, I’ll try to explain the difference between RWBD vs RWTD in ScaleIO Ready nodes. What is RWBD? RWBD  is write back cache Write back caching: this caching technique improves the subsystem’s response time to write requests by allowing the controller to […]

DELL ScaleIO – Increase / Map / Unmap new volume

Hello gents, welcome to virtualcloudblog.com and thanks for checking it out. Today, I’ll write another post about DELL ScaleIO. Today I’ll try to explain how to increase/map/unmap ScaleIO volumes from Vmware perspective. The process is quite simple, similar than other SDS vendors. Steps to increase volume size Go to ScaleIO GUI,  using the admin, admin pass and […]

DELL ScaleIO – Software-Defined Storage

Morning! welcome to virtualcloudblog.com and thanks for checking it out. Today, I’ll write this post about DELL ScaleIO. It’s a Software-defined storage (in advance SDS) which is a key driver of data center transformation. As a data center grade SDS, the enterprise features, availability, performance and flexibility of ScaleIO make it perfect for traditional array consolidation, private cloud/IaaS, […]

VMware – How to upgrade vSphere Data Protection 6

First of all, welcome to virtualcloudblog.com and thanks for checking it out. Today, I’ll show you how to upgrade VMware DAta Protection 6.1 to 6.1.7. which was released 20 February, 2018. New release includes the following VMware and Restores issues: VMware Issues Support for routed / NAT / Firewall / IDS / TSNR between the vSphere Data […]

vSAN – Storage Provider

Buenos dias! Gracias por visitar virtualcloudblog.com; hoy escribo este post relaccionado con vSAN y los Stoarage Providers. Un poco de teoria:  vSAN storage providers are built-in software components that communicate datastore capabilities to vCenter Server. A storage capability typically is represented by a key-value pair, where the key is a specific property offered by the datastore. The value […]

vSAN – Inaccessible Objects

Buenos dias! Gracias por visitar virtualcloudblog.com; hoy escribo este post en Español para ayudar a la comunidad de Hispanohablantes. El Post de hoy esta relaccionado con vSAN y los objetos “inaccessible”. Usar estos comandos bajo vuestra responsabilidad, en caso de duda abrir un caso de soporte con VMWare. Haciendo trabajo proactivo en mi lab he  […]