Nexus 1000V Port Profile Configuration Examples

Just wanted to do a quick follow-up to my earlier video on how to deploy the newest version of the Cisco Nexus 1000V (Click Here to see it).  Knowing how to deploy the VSM is great, but it becomes most useful when you know how to configure port-profiles (analogous to portgroups in VMware’s Standard vSwitch and vDS). Continue reading “Nexus 1000V Port Profile Configuration Examples”

VM Clustering: SCSI Bus Sharing vs VMFS Simultaneous Writes

I recently worked on a project requiring Oracle RAC Clustering on VMware.   I read VMware’s Best Practices Guide as part of my research and wanted to point out at least  one significant difference between VM setups for Oracle RAC and for Microsoft Cluster Services (MSCS)… Continue reading “VM Clustering: SCSI Bus Sharing vs VMFS Simultaneous Writes”