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Unbalanced vSphere Metro Storage Cluster

Recently I had the pleasure (again) of designing and building a vSphere Metro Storage Cluster (vMSC). The last time I did this the environment was built using vSphere 6.0 and I used HPE StoreVirtual Storage, see my previous blog. This time the customer already had a storage solution in place: HPE 3 PAR F7400. And… Continue reading Unbalanced vSphere Metro Storage Cluster

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vSphere Metro Storage Cluster with HPE StoreVirtual – Part 2

In part 1 I focused on the reason behind this blog, provided an overview of our implementation and I discussed the details of HPE StoreVirtual Multi-Site. Now it is time to focus on the details of vMSC, what happens when site to site communication is no longer possible, the issues we faced and finally I… Continue reading vSphere Metro Storage Cluster with HPE StoreVirtual – Part 2

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vSphere Metro Storage Cluster with HPE StoreVirtual – Part 1

vSphere Metro Storage Cluster with HPE StoreVirtual – Part 1 Recently I had the pleasure of designing and building a vSphere Metro Storage Cluster (vMSC). In this blog I will provide information about setting up vMSC with HPE StoreVirtual. I will highlight the differences between our implementation of vMSC and the VMware vSphere Metro Storage… Continue reading vSphere Metro Storage Cluster with HPE StoreVirtual – Part 1