HP StoreVirtual Storage VSA Installtion & Configuration

Continue of Part 1 Select the host name / IP address of the ESXI host from drop down menu and click Next Note:-You may see the Datastore information form this window. Select the HPE Storevirtual VSA and sub two options as shown in the below image and click Next Select the Data store and click […]

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HPE StoreVirtual VSA Software & Components

HPE StoreVirtual VSA Software transforms your server’s internal or direct-attached storage into a fully-featured shared storage array without the cost and complexity associated with dedicated storage. StoreVirtual VSA is a virtual storage appliance optimized for VMware vSphere.  StoreVirtual VSA creates a virtual array within your application server and scales as storage needs evolve, delivering a […]

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HP INFOSIGHT COMES TO 3PAR AND GETS AI

HPE Discover is due to kick off in Madrid next week and HPE have continued their current tradition of releasing all the big news before the show. I’ve been lucky enough to attend a few Discovers now and I have noticed some interesting trends in the type of announcements. Previously it was all about physical products, […]

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HP StoreVirtual Multi-Path Extension Module (MEM) for vSphere

With the release of LeftHand OS 12.0, HP have introduced a Multi-Path Extension Module to replace the previously recommended path selection policy being ‘Round Robin’ and Storage Array Type Plugin VMW_SATP_DEFAULT_AA .By default Round Robin would send 1,000 I/O down each path , Reference –  Verify Mutilpath Policy IOPS  . HP StoreVirtual Multipathing Extension Module (MEM) for […]

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HPE 3 PAR with VMware VAAI (vSphere Storage APIs for Array Integration)

VAAI (vSphere Storage APIs for Array Integration) The vSphere Storage APIs are a set of technologies and interfaces that enable vSphere to leverage storage resources to deliver the efficiency, control, and ease of customization that clients demand of their virtual environment. The vSphere Storage APIs for Array Integration (VAAI) is one of these technologies. Under the VAAI initiative, […]

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HPE 3 PAR with VMware Virtual Volumes (VVols)

VVols is  was a new storage architecture introduced in vSphere 6 and further enhanced with vSphere 6.5. HPE is a key design partner with VMware who selected HPE 3PAR StoreServ as the Fibre Channel (FC) reference platform for VMware’s engineering team. HPE 3PAR StoreServ provides a tightly integrated experience that does not require an additional plug-in or software […]

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HP 3PAR SSMC – StoreServ Management Console

Old  3PAR Inform Management Console wasn’t exactly the best, screen refreshes taking a while, being logged out of StoreServ’s with the connection still showing as open. HP’s new 3PAR StoreServ Management Console – ‘SSMC’ is more features and stable one. What’s New New dashboard with the same look and feel as OneView Management of file […]

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