March 24, 2018

VMware vSphere APIs explained – VAAI, VAIO, VASA, VAMP, VADP

In this post we will be discussing about the Storage APIs which are used by 3rd-party storage vendors which enhances vSphere features. There are various APIs […]
May 29, 2017

Steps to add a Raw Device Mapping(RDM) to a Virtual Machine

A Raw Device Map(RDM) is used to directly present a LUN to a Virtual Machine from a SAN. Instead of provisioning the LUN to ESXi and […]
April 24, 2017

VAAI – What are the features?

vStorage API for Array Integration (VAAI) enables VMware to offload certain storage task like Zero-out, thin provisioning and cloning. These tasks originally occurs at the host […]
April 17, 2017

Configure vFlash Read Cache in vSphere 6

Virtual Flash Read Cache, also called as vFlash is an feature introduced in vSphere 5.5. It increases the performance of the Virtual Machines by making use […]