The Software Defined Storage Revolution is Here: Discover Your Options

The Software Defined Storage Revolution is Here: Discover Your Options Here are some of the highlights of this session I attended 3 different types of SDS Retrofit SDS SDS in name only Not Scale Out or pay as you grow Can’t do Hyperconverged Vertically Integrated Ease of Use Managed by VM Admin Optimize resources at … Continue reading The Software Defined Storage Revolution is Here: Discover Your Options

ScaleIO Fundamentals – ScaleIO Data Sever (SDS) and ScaleIO Data Client (SDC)

The next part of ScaleIO that I want to cover is the ScaleIO Data Server (SDS) and the ScaleIO Data Client (SDC).  These components provide the storage as well as access the storage in ScaleIO.  You could consider the SDS as storage and SDC as a host, but they can reside on the same server. … Continue reading ScaleIO Fundamentals – ScaleIO Data Sever (SDS) and ScaleIO Data Client (SDC)

ScaleIO 3.0

The software defined data center continues to evolve with Storage, compute, and networking.  ScaleIO has become a leading SDS solution and is continuing to improve.  Below will cover some enhancements of ScaleIO 3.0. Storage Efficiency Space Efficient layout 4k granularity disk layout – optimized for SSD Optimized for SSD and leverage NVDIMM’s Snaps now on … Continue reading ScaleIO 3.0